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Building Brain Trust on Deck for Show

Building scientists, coatings experts and other leaders in building technology will headline the array of technical sessions, roundtables and special events planned for the second annual ...


Architectural Mission Goes Bankrupt

A visionary nonprofit that for 15 years mounted architectural and design solutions to global problems has shut down and plans to file for bankruptcy.


Major Concrete Standard Gets Overhaul

Capping nearly a decade in development, the American Concrete Institute has updated its seminal structural concrete standard, now organized from an engineer's perspective.


Ike Memorial Clears Planning Panels

Despite scathing criticism, a controversial design for a national memorial to Dwight D. Eisenhower will go forward with approval from two key agencies.


U.S. Toughens Injury Reporting Regs

Sharpening its focus on severe injuries in the workplace, the U.S. will step up accident reporting requirements for employers as of Jan. 1.


Ike Memorial Plan Slims Down

The celebrity architect behind the controversial Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial has scaled down his much-criticized design, removing several massive ornamental structures and opening up the v...


Ike Memorial Panned as ‘5-Star Folly’

After 15 years, $65 million in appropriations, and not a shovel of dirt turned, the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission can add a congressional oversight panel to its growing list of cr...


BrIM Software Focuses on Steel

Bridge Information Modeling designed specifically for steel structures has a new option from Bentley Systems.


High-Stakes Decision is No Simple Call

Choosing a project delivery system for bridge or tunnel construction can be a multimillion-dollar decision. So which one is best?


China Aims for Twin Tower Record

Talk about high hopes: China has unveiled a new project that will include the world’s tallest pair of towers.


A Building Blitz to Make a Difference

SWAT teams of painters, contractors, engineers, designers, suppliers and other construction professionals are primed to put their skills into service for poor families in Chicago.


Urban Research Banks Against Beige

Could a blue bridge bring more cash to a city’s coffers than a brown bridge? New global research funded by AkzoNobel will put that notion to the test.


PPG Retools in New Push for the Pros

Most of the U.S. purchasing power for architectural paints and coatings is now in the hands of contractors, specifiers and other professionals—a new reality that has PPG Industries rebrandin...


Building Show Beefs Up Experts, CEUs

From foundation to roof, an updated slate of technical presentations will address high-performance commercial construction issues at next month's premiere D+D 2014 show.


New Building Show Opens Registration

Online registration has opened for D+D 2014, the first Durability + Design Conference and Exhibition, dedicated to building performance and aesthetics.


Construction Fraud Tab: $860B

Money laundering, bid rigging, bribery and other types of fraud are now bleeding the global construction industry of about $860 billion a year—a tab that could nearly double by 2025, a new r...


Crumbling Capitol Dome to be Restored

Majestic from afar, but disintegrating from within, the U.S. Capitol Dome is about to undergo a critically needed $60 million restoration effort.


New Standard Offers Boon for BIM

The fast-growing Building Information Modeling community is moving toward a common language with a new standard designed to improve the consistency and precision of Building Information Mode...


Building Journal Launches Conference

Building performance and aesthetics will take center stage at D+D 2014, the first annual conference and exhibit hosted by Durability + Design Magazine.


Mall Principals Tied to ‘95 Collapse

Both the engineer and owner of the doomed Elliot Lake mall had similar connections to a Michigan mall that partially collapsed in 1995, the Elliot Lake Commission Inquiry learned last week.


New Airport Sign Kills Boy, Crushes Mom

A 10-year-old Kansas boy was killed and his mother critically injured when a massive concrete and glass display board in a newly renovated airport terminal fell on four members of the family...


Construction Sector Jobs Set to Rebound

Here’s a stunner for anyone who has been living amid the job-hemorrhaging wreckage of the construction industry in recent years: Things are about to get better.


SteelDay Plans 200+ Events Across U.S.

Seminars, facility tours, educational sessions and networking opportunities are among the more than 200 events planned across the United States for the second annual SteelDay, set for Sept. ...


Short Elliott Hendrickson Names Claassen President

Professional services firm Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. (SEH) named Sam L. Claassen, PE, the company’s new president, effective July 1.


‘Record’ Editor Ivy Receives Rare Honor

Alpha Rho Chi, a national architecture fraternity, has recognized Robert Ivy, FAIA, vice president and editorial director of McGraw-Hill Construction Media and editor-in chief of Architec...


Benjamin Moore Honors 6 for Color Use

Benjamin Moore will honor six architecture and design firms and individuals with its 2010 HUE Awards.


Reviving a Classic: Restoration Does Honor to Ernest Flagg’s Naval Academy Chapel

The U.S. Naval Academy Chapel, designed by the noted Beaux-Arts architect Ernest Flagg, has been returned to its original glory with a $3.2 million interior restoration program.


Taubman Museum Wins Architecture Prize

The Taubman Museum of Art in Roanoke, VA, announced that its Randall Stout-designed building has received a 2009 International Architect Award.


Calatrava’s Liège Station Unveiled

Santiago Calatrava’s new TVG Railway Station in Liège, Belgium, was unveiled with considerable fanfare.


Carino Named WJE Inc. Consultant

Nicholas J. Carino has joined Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates Inc. as a consultant specializing in concrete technology and nondestructive testing.


Whiting to Head Rice Architecture School

Sarah Whiting, a faculty member at Princeton University, has been named dean of the Rice University School of Architecture.


Otak Inc. Names Team Leaders

Otak Inc., a design, architecture, planning, and engineering firm based in Portland, OR, announced the appointment of five team leaders for key areas of specialization.


AIA New Orleans to Host Exhibition

AIA New Orleans announced plans for an art and architecture exhibition during the month of August, featuring a wide variety of works by local architects.


Durability Tops Architect Priorities in Building Products

Architects consider durability the most important attribute for any building product, including “green” products, according to a new industry survey commissioned by PPG Industries. In weighi...


 
 
   

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