Hyperscale data centers—those massive wholesale colocation facilities engineered to meet the needs of giants like Amazon and Google—are the darlings of the data center sector. Photo by imgix on unsplash
Hyperscale and edge computing are driving growth in data center and mission critical facilities...read more
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Retail conversions to fulfillment centers, apartments, schools, or medical offices could cut va...read more
The October 15 episode of BD+C's "The Weekly" is available for viewing on demand.
HVAC and electrical subcontractors could be most vulnerable to COVID-19 related increases in materials and labor pricing, according to a Consigli poll. Image: Pixabay
Most trades confident they can find workers to hire to meet demand.
The October 8 episode of BD+C's "The Weekly" is available for viewing on demand.
The coming disruption of owning and operating a building and how to stay ahead through BIM....
Former COO Molly McShane ascends to the role of CEO at The McShane Companies, based in Rosemont, Ill.
Molly McShane named CEO of The McShane Companies
The September 24 episode of BD+C's "The Weekly" is available for viewing on demand.
The H3 Wellness Hub, a Lendlease invention, can by hoisted or lifted into tight spaces. Images: Lendlease and B&T Mfg.
Lendlease invented the H3 Wellness Hub, which can include natural lighting and UV bacteria cont...read more
The September 10 episode of BD+C's "The Weekly" is available for viewing on demand.
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Of the 16 nonresidential subcategories, 10 were down on a monthly basis.
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Prince George’s County, Md., is the first jurisdiction in the nation to use public-private part...read more
Data will be revealed during virtual media event on Wednesday, September 2 at 1 P.M. EDT.
The August 27 episode of BD+C's "The Weekly" is available for viewing on demand.
RCLCO's Brad Hunter reveals the winners and non-winners of the U.S. real estate market during t...read more
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the American Institute of Steel Construction (AI...read more
Arup and Suffolk Construction are part of the Building Team for Northeastern University’s Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering complex, whose second phase is currently in the works. A new pedestrian bridge spanning five subway and rail lines provides a key link to the campus. Photo: Evan Patten
Universities reassess current assets to determine growth strategies.
A network of lenders working with the marketplace Lendio facilitated nearly $182 million in Paycheck Protection Program loans to construction companies. Images: Lendio
The loans saved an estimated 17,500 construction jobs.
The June 18 episode of BD+C's "The Weekly" is available for viewing on demand.
The first episode, now available on demand, features experts from Robins & Morton, Gensler,...read more
Oscar C. Boldt, chairman of The Boldt Company, was with his family's business since the 1940s. Image: The Boldt Company
Oscar Boldt left an indelible business and charitable mark.
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The NEXT Coalition will challenge engineering and construction firms to enhance health and safe...read more
The author, Mike Aziz, AIA, presented this slide via vimeo as part of a virtual public meeting.
Mike Aziz, AIA, presents 9 tips for mastering virtual public meetings during the COVID-19 pande...read more
After decades of favoring density, office tenants are now thinking how to better protect their workers from disease transmission. One idea comes from Cushman & Wakefield, whose “6 foot office” concept lays out an office workspace for social distancing, but also requires an agreement among workers and employers to stick to it. Photo courtesy Cushman & Wakefield
Making workplaces safer will require behavioral resolve nudged by design.
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As data centers compete to process more data with lower latency, the AEC industry is ideally po...read more
Gilbane's Supply Chain update cautions that products shipped from certain countries are being held up because of the COVID-19 situation. Image: Gilbane Building Products
Imported products seem more susceptible to delays
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Maj. Gen. R. Mark Toy is briefed by Tarlton construction executives on the site of the alternate care facility. From left: Senior Project Manager Cameron Denison, who managed the night team; Vice President Joe Scarfino, who led the effort and managed the day team; and EVP John Doerr.
Missouri’s first Alternate Care Facility ready for coronavirus patients
This four-legged robot, whose gait resembles a dog's, is capturing construction data for several general contractors around the country. Images courtesy Swinerton
Boston Dynamics, the robot’s creator, has about 100 machines in the field currently.