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Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics: The Architecture and Engineering Sector Gained 2,100 jobs

May 5, 2017 - in Corporate, News

U.S. payroll gains rebounded in April by more than forecast and the jobless rate unexpectedly fell to 4.4 percent, signaling that the labor market remains healthy and should support continued increases in consumer spending. The 211,000 increase followed a…

HNTB Grows Architecture Practice to Accommodate New Projects

August 1, 2016 - in News, People

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 1, 2016 – HNTB Corporation’s architecture practice has added a significant number of new architects, representing approximately…

Woolpert Announces New President and CEO

May 25, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, People

DAYTON, Ohio—Woolpert has named Scott Cattran president and chief executive officer, it was announced today. Cattran has been with the national architecture,…

James Walbridge to Develop HDR’s Lincoln, NE Studio

May 5, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, People

As principal and manager of HDR's Omaha architecture studio extension in Lincoln, James will develop relationships with business, academic, and government leaders in an effort to gain work in the Lincoln area. An award-winning architect with 35 years of experience,…

Architecture Billings Index Ends the First Quarter on an Upswing

Washington, D.C.—The Architecture Billings Index reflects consecutive months of increasing demand for design activity at architecture firms. As a leading economic indicator of construction activity, the ABI reflects the approximate nine to twelve month lead…

Alejandro Aravena of Chile Receives the 2016 Pritzker Architecture Prize

January 13, 2016 - in Buildings, Corporate, Design/Engineering

Chicago, IL, Jan. 13, 2016—Alejandro Aravena of Chile has been selected as the 2016 Pritzker Architecture Prize Laureate, Tom Pritzker announced today. Mr. Pritzker is Chairman and President of The Hyatt Foundation, which sponsors the prize. The formal award…

Announcing the Launch of Parallel LLC

November 24, 2015 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

New York, Nov. 24, 2015—Parallel LLC, a newly launched consultancy that marries architecture and curatorial practices for its clients, founded by John Keenen, Terence Riley, and Joachim Pissarro, announces its inaugural project to debut during Art Basel…

China Wins Emporis Skyscraper Award for Wangjing SOHO

October 2, 2015 - in Awards, Buildings, Design/Engineering

Hamburg, Sep 29, 2015 - The winner of the world's most renowned architecture prize for skyscrapers, the Emporis Skyscraper Award, is finally official: The building complex Wangjing SOHO in Beijing was chosen by an international panel of experts from more than…

Zaha Hadid Announced as the RIBA 2016 Royal Gold Medal Winner

September 24, 2015 - in Awards, Buildings, Corporate, Design/Engineering

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has today (24 September 2015) announced that the globally-renowned architect Dame Zaha Hadid will receive the 2016 Royal Gold Medal, the first woman to be awarded the prestigious honour in her own right. Zaha…

Two Recipients Selected for the David W. Lakamp a/e ProNet Scholarship

June 26, 2015 - in People

Washington, D.C. – June 25, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — The American Institute of Architect (AIA) has selected Alyssa Tope, Assoc. AIA, and Edward Palka, Assoc. AIA, to receive the 2015 David W. Lakamp a/e ProNet Scholarship. The program, initiated by…