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Friends of BelovED Community Charter School 2, Urbahn Architects, and Hollister Construction Services Break Ground for New $12.5 Million Middle School in Jersey City, NJ

April 20, 2018 - in Buildings, Land Development, Projects

Developer Friends of BelovED Community Charter School 2, Inc. and the project team of Urbahn Architects and construction manager Hollister Construction Services have broken ground for the new, $12.5 million BelovED Community Charter School’s Middle School…

KWK Architects Designs $104.5 Million Renovation/Addition to University of Minnesota’s Historic Pioneer Hall

April 19, 2018 - in Buildings

(St. Louis, MO) Construction is well underway on a $104.5 million renovation and addition to the University of Minnesota's historic Pioneer Hall. Design…

Denver Among Top Ten Cities for ENERGY STAR Certified Buildings in 2017

April 12, 2018 - in Buildings

DENVER - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released its tenth-annual “Top Cities” list, ranking Denver in ninth place among 25 U.S.…

DXA Studio Engaged as Design Architect for 269 4th Avenue in Park Slope

April 11, 2018 - in Buildings

New York – DXA studio, a New York City-based architecture and design firm, has announced that they have been selected as the design architects for 269 4th Avenue in Park Slope, a new mixed-use development in one of Brooklyn’s most sought after areas. …

HDR Becomes Fitwel Champion, Certifies First Office with 3 Star Rating

April 10, 2018 - in Buildings, News

(OMAHA, Neb. — April 10, 2018) — HDR has adopted Fitwel, a global building certification system that promotes health, and has certified its first office in Arlington, Virginia. The office, which is also LEED-platinum certified, is a two-level environment…

Cement Companies Must More Than Double Efforts to Meet Paris Climate Goals

April 9, 2018 - in Buildings

April 9, 2018, London: A new report ‘Building Pressure’ analysing 13 of the world’s largest publicly-listed cement companies reveals that they need to more than double their emissions reductions if they are to limit global warming to below two degrees,…

Pittsburgh’s Energy Innovation Center (EIC) Showcases Siemens’ Smart Building Technologies

March 30, 2018 - in Buildings

Originally built in 1930, the EIC now showcases the newest energy efficient Siemens’ building solutions. The building is LEED Platinum® Certified and serves as a living laboratory.   Announced at Siemens U.S. Innovation Day, Pittsburgh’s Energy Innovation…

Big Win for 24 Stories, Energy Efficiency Retrofit in Phoenix, AZ

March 30, 2018 - in Buildings

The BOMA Green Building Committee Kilowatt Krackdown was recently awarded to 3200 N. Central Avenue – a retrocommissioned, 24 stories, 345,000 SF building in Phoenix AZ built in 1986 – for achieving the highest Energy Star score of 98 in the competition.…

World Economic Forum Opens Stunning 39,000-square foot New York Headquarters Designed by Montroy Andersen DeMarco

March 28, 2018 - in Buildings

New York, NY – Interior designer Montroy Andersen DeMarco (MADGI), and affiliate of Montroy DeMarco Architecture, has completed the New York headquarters for the World Economic Forum, a Geneva, Switzerland-based non-profit organization with the mission of…

Urban Land Institute Report Proposes Ten Principles for Building Resilience

March 26, 2018 - in Buildings, Featured

WASHINGTON –  A new report from the Urban Land Institute’s Center for Sustainability and Economic Performance outlines ten fundamental principles for building resilient cities and regions that successfully anticipate, respond to, and recover from…