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MdeAS Breathes New Life into Historic McGraw-Hill Building at 330 West 42nd Street

October 21, 2021 - in Buildings, News

Tower - Credit MdeAS Architects   (New York, N.Y.) – MdeAS (em-dee-a-s), a New York based architecture firm known for modern design and focused on redefining Class A buildings, interiors and public spaces, is currently working on the revitalization…

New Blackwater Community School Continues to Serve as a Hub for Education and Culture for Generations to Come

October 20, 2021 - in Buildings, News

Rosendin Completes Construction on the New School for Gila River Indian Community Tempe, Arizona (October 13, 2021) – Construction on the new Blackwater…

GSA & DOE Seek Technologies for Net-Zero Carbon Buildings

October 19, 2021 - in Buildings, News

The U.S. General Services Administration’s Green Proving Ground (GPG) program, in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), has issued…

AISC Offers $5,000 for the Next Great Steel Floor Beam Connection

October 19, 2021 - in Buildings, News

CHICAGO - Structural steel is already the gold standard for rapid erection. But what if we could make it even faster? The American Institute of Steel Construction is offering $5,000 for up to three great ideas to revolutionize steel floor beam connections.…

The Department Announces Construction Award for the U.S. Consulate General in Milan

October 15, 2021 - in Buildings, News

The Department of State has awarded Caddell Construction Company LLC of Montgomery, Alabama the construction contract, managed by Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO), for the new U.S. Consulate General in Milan, Italy.  SHoP Architects…

New sustainable hybrid sandwich elements combine concrete and wood

October 14, 2021 - in Buildings, News, Structural components

Hybrid construction offers construction companies a more sustainable way of building without changing their current building methods. Metsä Wood and its partners have designed a hybrid sandwich wall element, which will renew offsite construction. The innovation…

MHTN ARCHITECTS WINS LEARNING BY DESIGN’S GRAND PRIZE FOR WEST BOUNTIFUL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

October 13, 2021 - in Buildings, News

The Student-Centered School Promotes Collaboration, Creativity, and Sustainability   SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH— OCTOBER 13, 2021— MHTN Architects, a nationally recognized, multidisciplinary architecture firm specializing in student life and educational…

Skanska builds rental apartments in Helsinki, Finland, for EUR 68M, about SEK 690M

October 11, 2021 - in Buildings, News

Skanska has signed a contract with Union Investment to build rental apartments in Helsinki, Finland. The contract is worth EUR 68M, about SEK 690M, which will be included in the Nordic order bookings for the fourth quarter 2021. The 33-storey building encompasses…

Department of State Breaks Ground on New Office Annex for U.S. Embassy in Bangkok

October 8, 2021 - in Buildings, News

The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations celebrates the groundbreaking of the new office annex for the U.S. Embassy in Bangkok. Chargé d’Affaires Michael Heath and Director-General Witchu Vejjajiva of the Department of American and South Pacific Affairs,…

The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Announces Design-Build Award for the U.S. Consulate General in Lagos

October 6, 2021 - in Buildings, News

The Department of State has awarded Pernix Federal, LLC of Lombard, Illinois the $319 million design-build contract for the new U.S. Consulate General in Lagos, Nigeria.  The 12.2-acre site for the new Consulate General is part of Eko Atlantic, a…