Energy-efficient building design starts with the building envelope, but the building systems have...read more
Building Design+Construction readers and editors select their top building products for...read more
FabricAir’s ceiling-hung fabric duct and Ellumi Lighting’s bacteria-killing lights are among the...read more
Embracing innovation allows Southland Industries to meet the needs of a changing industry. Continuous evaluation of its processes led to the creation of this state-of-the-art 160,000-sf fabrication facility. Image: Southland Industries
Southland Industries takes a measured approach to leaning into technology.
The applications for LSHF cables are expanding rapidly, as owners and project teams look for safe...read more
The Bexar Metro 911 Regional Operations Center in Texas includes areas where employees can get brief respites from their stressful jobs. The design and construction emphasize natural light and air quality. Image: Courtesy of Page
The Operations Center consolidates activities that previously were being handled at 25 locations....
The Net Zero Plus Electrical Training Institute in Los Angeles expects to consume 51% less energy and produce 1.25 times the energy it uses, thanks to a $15.5 million retrofit. Image courtesy of NZP ETI.
The goal of the Net Zero Plus Electrical Training Institute is for this structure to become a mod...read more
Macerich – Twenty Ninth Street Mall – Boulder, CO
With the sun shining and solar providing clean, cost-efficient energy, what’s the worry?
Viega ProPress used in the Porsche Design Tower
Occupants of the Porsche Design Tower on the shoreline of Florida’s Sunny Isles Beach will experi...read more
Huddleston Hall on the UNH campus. Photo: Viega
One of the oldest buildings on the University of New Hampshire (UNH) campus, Huddleston Hall is a...read more
A broad array of new and improved ceiling products offers designers everything from superior acou...read more
Less than a year after opening its ultra-green, hydropowered data center facility in Luleå, Swede...read more
After operating the first biomass boiler in the Ketchikan, Alaska, Federal Building, the U.S. Gen...read more
A memorandum of understanding creating the Indoor Environment Quality Global Alliance was signed...read more
BioSkin, a system of water-filled ceramic pipes that cools the exterior surface of buildings and...read more
Building Teams are employing a range of creative solutions—from evaporative cooling to novel hot/...read more
Here’s where AEC firms and owners are getting the most bang for the buck when using BIM/VDC to co...read more
The $85 million, 10-story vertical campus takes the shape of a massive, shimmering aircraft hanga...read more
Proposed changes include mandating the insulation of hot water piping in new buildings.
From a crowd-funded smart shovel to a why-didn’t-someone-do-this-sooner scheme for managing traff...read more
An overview of the 25 most popular continuing education courses on BDCuniversity.com.
The Building Team for the 23-story Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago implements an integrated...read more
A survey of 291 building owners by IDC Energy Insights shows that 50% of owners use smart buildin...read more
A mechanical contractor combines an electronic surveying tool with a BIM model to make significan...read more