Architectural Concrete Construction and Finishes

The Constructor

Architectural concrete construction needs special care in selection of the concrete materials, forming, placing, and finishing in order to achieve. Building Technology Guide Special Concrete in Construction architectural concrete construction construction Materials

Architectural Fees

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Architectural Fees are a mystery to most people and there is no shortage of methods that architects charge for their services. How do you make sense of the options, which method works best for you, and how do you provide a method that suits the needs of both the architect and their clients

Architecture Billings Bounce Back

Construction Superintendent Magazine

After a stand-alone month of contracting demand for design services, there was a modest uptick in the Architecture Billings Index for October. architecture firms (any score above 50 indicates an increase in billings). Economic News ABI AIA Architecture BillingsWASHINGTON, D.C.

A Harsh Assessment of Architecture

Collaborative Construction

The article excerpted and linked below addresses the insular mindset of modern architecture and provides insights into the angst felt in the profession. Architecture is suffering a crisis of confidence. Architectural thought-leaders seconded and thirded him.

Slight rebound for architecture billings in April

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Following a sizable decrease in demand for design services in March, the April Architecture Billings Index (ABI) climbed back into positive territory according to a new report today from The American Institute of Architects (AIA

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Architecture Canada | RAIC Report

SAB Magazine

Miscellaneous Add new tag Royal Architectural Institute of Canada [RAIC] SabMagazineThe federal government is proceeding with plans to erect a National Memorial to the Victims of Communism in the judicial precinct beside Parliament Hill in Ottawa.

Guest Post – Live The Architecture

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Myself – I’m a bit of a skeptic, but as Unsquare Life explains for us below – it has some real world applications, especially in the world of architecture. The post Guest Post – Live The Architecture appeared first on cnstrctr.

Strong start to 2019 for architecture billings

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Starting the year on a strong note, architecture firm billings growth strengthened in January to a level not seen in the previous 12 months, according to a new report released today from The American Institute of Architects (AIA).

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Architecture and Planning Industry Stats on LinkedIn

Carol Hagen

Architecture in Bermuda 1939 – before LinkedIn existed Architects and Planners have been busy creating profiles on LinkedIn. The latest statistics (as of May 16, 2012) show there are 1,128,581 LinkedIn profiles in the Architecture and Planning Industry.

Architecture billings remain flat

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AIA’s Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score for May showed a small increase in design services at 50.2, Demand for design services in May remained essentially flat in comparison to the previous month, according to a new report today from The American Institute of Architects (AIA).

Architecture Billings Remain Flat in May

Construction Superintendent Magazine

AIA’s Architecture Billings Index score for May showed a small increase in design services at 50.2, The post Architecture Billings Remain Flat in May appeared first on Construction Superintendent. Economic News AIA Architecture Billings IndexDemand for design services in May remained essentially flat in comparison to the previous month, according to a new report from The American Institute of Architects.

Architecture Billings Slip Modestly

Construction Superintendent Magazine

The Architecture Billings Index dipped slightly into negative territory in January*, after a very strong showing in December. As a leading economic indicator of construction activity, the ABI reflects the approximate 9-12-month lead time between architecture billings and construction spending.

Improving architectural designs through iteration

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Dane Stokes started using computational design while an undergraduate at the University of Pennsylvania, where it helped him manage a series of fabrication projects that included wall systems with several hundred unique panel components

Understanding the lines Used in Architectural Drawings

The Constructor

The structure that is planned to be built is described by using lines, symbols and notes in architectural drawings. Read More at Understanding the. How To Guide

Construction Marketing Secret: Architecture Billings a Leading Indicator of Construction

Construction Marketing

However, since architects design the overwhelming majority of nonresidential construction projects, gathering information on billings at architecture firms provides leading information on future construction trends. The AIA Work-on-the-Boards Survey and the Architectural Billings Index.

Architecture Billings Index Growth Moderates

Construction Superintendent Magazine

For the sixth consecutive month, architecture firms reported increasing demand for design services as reflected in the July Architecture Billings Index. The post Architecture Billings Index Growth Moderates appeared first on Construction Superintendent. WASHINGTON, D.C. –

Top Restaurant & Bar Architectural Design Ideas

BRIKS Design-Build Group

The post Top Restaurant & Bar Architectural Design Ideas appeared first on BRIKS Design-Build Group | Custom Homes | Major Renovations | Residential | Commercial. Commercial Design Lifestyle architecture design ideas bars commercial design commercial properties design ideas food establishments restaurant and bar design restaurantsInnovating restaurant and bar design ideas make a huge impact on your experience as a food establishment.

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Architecture Billings Continue Growth into 2018

Construction Superintendent Magazine

The new year started on a strong note for architecture firms, as the Architecture Billings Index saw its highest January score since 2007. architecture firms (any score above 50 indicates an increase in billings). Economic News AIA Architecture Billings Index

Clayco combines architecture and design assets into one business unit

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This was one of the first projects that two architectural firms, Lamar Johnson Collaborative (LJC) and BatesForum, worked on jointly Fulton East is a $26 million, 12-story office tower in Chicago’s West Loop.

6 Famous Hotel Architecture Design Ideas for Burlington Custom Homes

BRIKS Design-Build Group

Hotel architecture around the world gains attention far and wide. Beyond just a place to rest your head during your travels, today’s hotels offer opulence and sophistication in architectural custom home design.

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Three Steps to LinkedIn Success for Your Architecture Firm

Archmark

Does Your Architecture Firm Need Better Connections? Here are three essentials steps to help you turn this social business platform into a opportunity generator for your architecture firm. Relationships. Reputation. Referrals.

What is the future of architecture as a profession?

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The profession of architecture is one that dates back to ancient times, with a profound impact on the built environment of civilizations all over the world.

Advancing the application of renewable energy in architecture

SAB Magazine

Miscellaneous Energy Storage Loghman Azar NatureRICH Solutions NatureWISE Solutions Net Zero Energy building Off-site Power Generation On-site Power Generation renewable energy SABMagazine.com sustainable architecture and building

An Interesting Example of Shipping Container Architecture

Jetson Green

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Strong start for architecture billings in 2018

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This year started on a strong note for architecture firms, as the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) saw its highest January score since 2007. architecture firms (any score above 50 indicates an increase in billings).

The Use of Organic Architecture in Mississauga Custom Home Builds

BRIKS Design-Build Group

With an artisanal approach, rooms approached with organic architecture or interior design, can be made rustic or contemporary based on your style. “Let’s get together Your place.”The The mood? Organic fibres and natural textures.

Substantial decline in Architecture Billings

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Demand for design services in August took a markedly downward swing compared to July’s already soft score, according to a new report released today from The American Institute of Architects (AIA

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Architecture Billings End Year on Positive Note

Construction Superintendent Magazine

The Architecture Billings Index concluded the year in positive terrain, with the December reading capping off three straight months of growth in design billings. architecture firms (any score above 50 indicates an increase in billings). Economic News ABI AIA architectural billings

How to generate architecture leads

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Business development for architecture firms continues to get more sophisticated. While the Architecture Billings Index is more stable and even on a slight upward trend, closing new business can still be a struggle.

Architectural Daylighting

SAB Magazine

Daylight harvesting in architecture is a complicated task as the most prominent characteristic of daylight is its variability. Site & Landscaping ARCHITECTURAL DAYLIGHTING Busby Perkins+Will in Vancouver. There are many methods of estimating how daylight will benefit spaces but too often the potential for glare is not properly addressed during design.

Eco-Tourism Meets Sustainable Architecture

Jetson Green

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Starting Your Own Architecture Firm

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Is it the dream of every architect to have their own firm one day? I can recall hours and hours of conversations that I’ve had with other architects throughout my career where this topic was front and center of our discussions. .

Marketing Best Practices for Architectural/ Engineering/Construction (AEC) Firms

Construction Marketing

Marketing architectural, engineering and/or construction (A/E/C) services is very different than other types of marketing. Are you involved in marketing architecture, engineering or construction (A/E/C) services?

Top 115 Architecture Firms

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The Trends that Will Influence Architecture in 2019

BRIKS Design-Build Group

Architecture and interior design trends are constantly evolving and ultimately becoming new again. Architecture and […]. Whenever we’re thinking about building a new home, interior design trends can give us an idea on what to expect for the future looking forward.

Pros and Cons of Shipping Container Architecture

Jetson Green

This article looks at the main pros and cons of shipping container architecture, starting with the good stuff. Pros of Shipping Container Architecture. Related Articles on JetsonGreen.com: Shipping Container Architecture Helping to Solve Homelessness.

China Forbids ‘Weird’ Architecture

Construction Equipment

directive issued on Sunday by the State Council, China’s cabinet, and the Communist Party’s Central Committee says no to architecture that is “oversized, xenocentric, weird” and devoid of cultural tradition.

Arata Isozaki named 2019 Pritzker Architecture Prize Laureate

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Arata Isozaki, distinguished Japanese architect, city planner and theorist, has been selected as the 2019 Laureate of the Pritzker Architecture Prize, the award that is known internationally as architecture’s highest honor

Architecture Portfolio Tips

Archmark

Tips to Make Your Architecture Portfolio Stand Out! When was the last time someone searched your architecture portfolio on your website? That’s the harsh reality for many architecture websites that rely primarily on images. How to Create an Awesome Portfolio.

Architecture Billings Index downturn moderates as challenging conditions continue

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While architecture billings moderated in September, design activity shows signs of remaining sluggish at U.S. architecture firms, according to a new report released today from the American Institute of Architects (AIA). The Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score in September is 49.7,

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