New Sustainable Projects Exhibit in 2017 AIA Contract Documents

Green Building Law Update

Last week the American Institute of Architects released the 2017 edition of the A201 family of contract documents, including updated versions of the AIA’s documents developed for the design-bid-build delivery model. And while each of the core sets of documents are updated every 10 years, what is most significant about this update is the new AIA Document E204™ – 2017, Sustainable Projects Exhibit.

Moody Nolan receives 2021 AIA Architecture Firm Award

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The Board of Directors and the Strategic Council of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) today honored Moody Nolan with its 2021 AIA Architecture Firm Award. . The annual AIA Architecture Firm Award is the highest honor the AIA bestows on an architecture practice.

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AIA Digital Documents

Collaborative Construction

I wrote the summary of the AIA Digital Documents below a few years back but it responds well to recent questions I received regarding digital protocols generally. These AIA instruments provide a good starting place for understanding the legal landscape in construction from a digital perspective. When the AIA updates its digital suite of documents Collaborative Construction will review those new instruments. AIA Digital Documents Summary James L.

Kimberly Dowdell Elected First Black Female AIA President

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Kimberly Dowdell's election as the AIA's first Black female president makes history at 165-year-old organization

AIA awards six projects with the 2019 AIA/ALA Library Building Award

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The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the American Library Association will award six libraries with the 2019 AIA/ALA Library Building Awards for excellence in architectural design. You will find each project and a brief description from the AIA below. For more information, click the project name or image.

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AIA updates construction management contract documents

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The AIA's revisions address the larger industry trend of early collaboration in preconstruction and integrated project delivery methods

AIA honors cutting-edge designs with 2020 Education Facility Design Award

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The American Institute of Architects' (AIA) Committee on Architecture for Education (CAE) is recognizing 11 projects for state-of-the-art designs of schools and learning centers

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2021 AIA Gold Medal awarded to Edward Mazria

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The Board of Directors and the Strategic Council of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) are honoring Edward Mazria, FAIA, with the 2021 Gold Medal.

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AIA’s Compensation Report reveals how architecture firms weathered the pandemic

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architecture firms essentially held flat over the 2019–2021 period, according to the American Institute of Architects (AIA) biannual Compensation Report Despite a steep economic recession during the first half of 2020, compensation for architectural staff at U.S.

AIA releases latest 2030 Commitment results

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Architects and engineers participating in the AIA’s 2030 Commitment are reporting the greatest reduction in predicted energy use (pEUI) in the program’s 10-year history.

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Updated AIA Contractor’s Qualification Statement and Warranty Bond documents available

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The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has released updated Contractor’s Qualification Statement and Warranty Bond documents

Take the Fear Out of AIA Billing

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Take the Fear Out of AIA Billing. Foundation Software Answers the AIA Billing Questions You’ve Been Too Afraid to Ask. The bad news: it requires AIA billing, and you’re not sure where to start. You might be asking yourself, “what is AIA billing?” AIA billings.

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AIA releases updated contracts for multi-family residential and prototype residential projects

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The American Institute of Architects (AIA) is releasing updated contract documents today, including two key residential contracts and a complimentary Condominium Project Guide

AIA index points to major downturn in commercial construction

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The record decline in billings reflects how quickly business conditions have changed as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and portends a grim outlook

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AIA 2019 Consensus Forecast: Nonresidential construction spending to rise 4.4%

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through 2019, according to a new consensus forecast from The American Institute of Architects (AIA Nonresidential construction spending on buildings is projected to grow by 4.4%

AIA issues tools for reducing risk of COVID-19 transmission in buildings

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The American Institute of Architects ( AIA ) released new resources to support employers, public officials, and design professionals with re-occupying buildings more safely after COVID-19 shutdowns

AIA honors cutting-edge designs with 2021 Education Facility Design Award

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The American Institute of Architects' (AIA) Committee on Architecture for Education (CAE) is recognizing 11 projects for state-of-the-art designs of schools and learning centers

AIA elevates 102 members to the College of Fellows

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The American Institute of Architects (AIA) is elevating 102 member-architects to its College of Fellows, an honor awarded to members who have made significant contributions to the architecture profession.

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AIA announces Small Project Award recipients

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AIA updates Interiors Contract Documents

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The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has released six revised contract documents designed for interior construction projects. The new interior contract documents will allow architects to better understand risks and responsibilities associated with designing building interiors, according to an AIA news release.

AIA announces Small Project Award recipients

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AIA launches landmark initiative to drive climate action

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The American Institute of Architects’ (AIA) Board of Directors has approved a landmark resolution —championed by AIA members—that defines immediate and long-term efforts to engage the architectural profession in the fight against climate change

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Updated AIA contracts clarify the role of construction managers

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15, the American Institute of Architects (AIA) plans to release its new and updated Construction Manager as Constructor (CMc) family of contract documents. Next February, the AIA will release its updated Construction Manager as Adviser (CMa) family of documents. On Nov. These documents get updated on a 10-year revision cycle

AIA: Design service billings experience 'substantial' decrease in July report

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Kermit Baker, the AIA's chief economist, said six months of billing and project activity declines could mean that the design industry is "facing some headwinds" for the first time since its expansion started in 2012

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Collaborative Construction Blog: AIA Chicago Supporting IPD & BIM

Collaborative Construction

AIA Chicago Supporting IPD & BIM. Randy Deutsch is presenting at an AIA Chicago event tomorrow. AIA Chicago Supporting IPD & BIM. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Collaborative Construction Blog. Collaborative Construction Resources, LLC helps owners craft IPD procurement strategies that enable them to acquire BIM enabled infrastructure from integrated teams and helps those teams craft, negotiate and implement integrated agreements.

AIA offers retail and office 3D models for reducing risk of COVID-19 transmission

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The American Institute of Architects ( AIA ) has released strategies and 3D models for retail stores and office spaces to help businesses reopen more safely during the COVID-19 pandemic

Developers and owners can now join AIA 2030 Commitment

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The American Institute of Architects (AIA) now welcomes developers and owners to join its 2030 Commitment with the goal of creating carbon neutral buildings, developments, and major renovations by 2030

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AIA's 2018 Young Architects Award honors 18 recipients

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The American Institute of Architects (AIA) selected 18 recipients for the 2018 AIA Young Architects Award. The Young Architects Award recipients will be honored at the AIA Conference on Architecture 2018 in New York City. Young Architects are defined as professionals who have been licensed 10 years or fewer regardless of their age.

AIA 2030 Commitment expands beyond 400 architecture firms

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The American Institute of Architects (AIA) today announced publication of

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Four projects receive 2020 AIA/ALA Library Building Award

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Payette honored with 2019 AIA Architecture Firm Award

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The Board of Directors and the Strategic Council of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) are honoring Boston-based Payette with the 2019 AIA Architecture Firm Award. . The annual AIA Architecture Firm Award is the highest honor the AIA bestows on an architecture practice. The award recognizes a firm that has consistently produced distinguished architecture for at least 10 years

Building passively [AIA course]

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The concept of “passive house” originated in North America in response to the OPEC oil embargo of 1973 and the subsequent energy crisis. At that time, the U.S. Department of Energy and its counterpart in Canada started promoting cost-effective, “passive” energy-conservation measures—insulating buildings better, halting air leakage in the envelope, installing energy-efficient glazing.

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COMING SOON: Architectural glass mutates as building teams innovate [AIA course]

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This AIA course is coming soon. Please check back in late October. Apologies for the delay.

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AIA selects seven projects for Healthcare Design Awards

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Bigger windows, more glass: Efficient, safe, and inspiring [AIA course]

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A memorable political punchline from 2019 for building teams involved how windows would shrink to tiny sizes and perhaps even disappear should the wrong candidates be elected. The joke was lost on most professionals.

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Best in library design 2018: Six projects earn AIA/ALA library awards

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The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the American Library Association (ALA) are awarding six libraries with the 2018 AIA/ALA Library Building Awards for excellence in architectural design

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AIA Digital Practice Documents for Review

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The American Institute of Architects (AIA) recently published a draft set of Digital Practice Documents worthy of consideration by integrated teams interested in providing BIM enabled facilities and infrastructure in an integrated project delivery (IPD) environment. AIA Digital Practice Documents Also available, at the link, a Guide and Commentary on AIA Digital Practice Documents, another document worthy of review.

23 projects win AIA's highest architecture award

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The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has selected the 2015 recipients of the Institute Honor Awards , the profession’s highest recognition of works that exemplify excellence in architecture, interior architecture, and urban design. Selected from roughly 500 submissions, 23 recipients located throughout the world will be honored at the AIA 2015 National Convention and Design Exposition in Atlanta.

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AIA selects seven individuals to receive the 2018 Associates Award

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The American Institute of Architects (AIA) have selected seven Associate AIA members to receive the 2018 Associates Award. The AIA Associates Award is given to individual Associate AIA members to recognize outstanding leaders and creative thinkers for significant contributions to their communities and the architecture profession. The recipients will be honored at the AIA Conference on Architecture 2018 in New York City. . .

AIA Reports Healthy Outlook for Nonresidential Construction Market

Construction Superintendent Magazine

The post AIA Reports Healthy Outlook for Nonresidential Construction Market appeared first on Construction Superintendent. Economic News eNews AIA Consensus Construction ForecastWASHINGTON, D.C. With construction spending continuing on an upward trajectory, 2016 can be considered a successful year for the nonresidential building sector.

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