News - 5 Aug 2016
Klarman Hall – the College of Arts and Sciences’ light-filled humanities building that opened last semester – was certified LEED Platinum July 29.
The U.S. Green Building...
News - 30 Nov 2008
Groundbreaking ceremonies held today mark the start of construction on Shanghai Tower. The 632-meter building designed by Gensler, a leading global architectural design firm, advances sustainable...
News - 16 Jul 2011
The Toronto City Council has given Build Toronto the consent for the Rezoning application and Official Plan Amendment submitted for the development project at 4050 Yonge Street.
Build Toronto has...
Article - 9 May 2003
Describes how an office building incorporating an atrium - the Belvedere - in Basingstoke, originally with natural ventilation, has been refurbished with passive chilled beams and mechanical...
News - 20 Apr 2006
Otis Elevator Company, a unit of United Technologies Corp., was selected to design and install one-of-a-kind glass elevators for Washington D.C.'s Newseum, the world's first interactive museum...
News - 24 Mar 2014
Work on the construction of the University’s new Life Sciences building, which sits on the site of the Old Children’s Hospital at the top of St Michael’s Hill, is continuing...
News - 30 Apr 2011
The City College of San Francisco Joint-Use Academic Facility, built by Bovis Lend Lease business, has lately obtained LEED-NC Gold certification provided by the US Green Building Council.
News - 11 Sep 2014
Yanqi Lake Kempinski Hotel, Beijing's most iconic building, is designed by Chief Designer Zhang Hai Ao and his team from Shanghai Huadu Architect Design Company.
Zhang worked with his team...
News - 12 Oct 2009
University of Utah engineers showed that a wireless network of radio transmitters can track people moving behind solid walls. The system could help police, firefighters and others nab intruders, and...
News - 8 Sep 2015
Global demand for windows and doors is projected to increase nearly six percent annually through 2019 to more than $230 billion, a deceleration from the rate of the 2009-2014 period. Slowing building...