Improving architectural designs through iteration

BD+C

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

Top Restaurant & Bar Architectural Design Ideas

BRIKS Design-Build Group

Innovating restaurant and bar design ideas make a huge impact on your experience as a food establishment. 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 restaurants

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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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Clayco combines architecture and design assets into one business unit

BD+C

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.

The convergence of product design and architecture

BD+C

Some of my favorite designers—Charles Eames, Eero Saarinen, Alvar Aalto and Mies van der Rohe, among others—all subscribed to the idea that design is everything.

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Nursing home architecture design

The Korte Company

Nursing home architecture design is in a period of transformation. As a result, nursing home design has changed to fit this dual purpose. Implementing the latest architectural design trends can benefit your facility

Architecture Website Design — 5 Pitfalls To Avoid

Archmark

5 Architecture Website Design Pitfalls to Avoid. Is Your Architecture Firm’s Website Design Losing You Business? Architecture website design might not be the highest priority for firms that rely on reputation and relationships to keep their project pipeline full.

Noise Control in Buildings through Architectural Acoustic Design Techniques

The Constructor

A proper architectural design helps in noise control in buildings to a great extent. It helps in minimizing costly techniques of noise control in. Building Technology Building Tips Buildings

Guest Post – Live The Architecture

cnstrctr

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.

Slight rebound for architecture billings in April

BD+C

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 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. This score reflects an increase in design services provided by U.S. 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. There’s no sense of design, no respect for humanity or for anything else.”

Steven Holl Architects and Architecture Acts to design Ostrava Concert Hall in the Czech Republic

BD+C

Steven Holl Architects and Architecture Acts won an international competition to design the project A new 1,300 seat concert hall is set for construction in Ostrava, Czech Republic.

COX Architecture and Zaha Hadid Architects will design the Western Sydney Airport

BD+C

The team of COX Architecture and Zaha Hadid Architects will design the project after winning an international competition comprising 40 entries The Western Sydney International Airport is a new greenfield airport in Sydney’s new western Parkland City region.

Architecture billings remain flat

BD+C

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). AIA’s Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score for May showed a small increase in design services at 50.2,

Strong start to 2019 for architecture billings

BD+C

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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An Interesting Example of Shipping Container Architecture

Jetson Green

It was designed by architects Daniel Moreno Flores and Sebastian Calero. The interesting design choice in this case was that the containers were placed in such a way that they enclose the main rooms of the home, while they also house the kitchen, bathrooms, storage rooms, and closets.

8 inefficiencies in the architecture + design industry (and possible solutions)

BD+C

The world of architecture and design is not immune to inefficiencies, but Matthew Rosenberg, the founder of M-Rad Architecture + Design, has some ideas on how to fix the broken system Every industry has their fair share of inefficiencies which can stifle production.

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What architectural features affect design of earthquake resistant buildings?

The Constructor

Write short notes on architectural features which govern the design of building against earthquake force Read More at What architectural features

Architecture Billings Remain Flat in May

Construction Superintendent Magazine

Demand 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. AIA’s Architecture Billings Index score for May showed a small increase in design services at 50.2, Both the project inquiries index and the design contracts index softened in May but remained positive. The post Architecture Billings Remain Flat in May appeared first on Construction Superintendent.

Architecture Website Design - 5 Key Factors

Archmark

5 Architecture Website Design Factors Your Firm Must Get Right! “ “ The internet is littered with failed architecture firm web design projects, and it ain’t pretty. ” Architecture website design is not simply about making your portfolio look good.

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.

Eco-Tourism Meets Sustainable Architecture

Jetson Green

Earlier this year a team of students from the University of Technology in Trondheim designed a very sustainable hut as part of a design- and building workshop. Each hut is designed to function completely off-the-grid.

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. This score still reflects an increase in design services (any score above 50 indicates an increase in billings).

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 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. This score reflects an increase in design services provided by U.S. Economic News AIA Architecture Billings IndexWASHINGTON, D.C. –

Design activity at architecture firms finally back to pre-recession levels: AIA report

BD+C

construction industry continues to rebound from the downturn in the past economic cycle, "The Business of Architecture: 2014 AIA Firm Survey Report" shows that design activity at architecture firms has recovered to pre-recession levels. As the U.S.

Types of Drawings used in Building Construction

The Constructor

Different types of drawings is used in construction such as architectural drawings, structural, electrical, plumbing and finishing drawings. Architecture Building Building Bye Laws Building Technology Guide Construction Project Design Guide IS Codes Structural Engineering

5 New Trends for the Hottest Kitchen Designs

BRIKS Design-Build Group

Each year, the hottest kitchen design trends make headlines, and this summer is no different. The post 5 New Trends for the Hottest Kitchen Designs appeared first on BRIKS Design-Build Group | Custom Homes | Major Renovations | Residential | Commercial.

JCJ Architecture to design new housing facility for Barrier Free Living

BD+C

Set to break ground in fall 2019, a new JCJ Architecture-designed housing facility for Barrier Free Living will provide permanent housing for survivors of domestic violence with disabilities

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. They are designed to bear heavy loads, withstand harsh climatic conditions, as well as rough handling.

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.

Regenerative Design in Practice

SAB Magazine

The quest for a sustainable architecture must ultimately embrace the challenge of ecological regeneration.

Advancing the application of renewable energy in architecture

SAB Magazine

This article outlines a two-tier design approach that can assist architects to achieve their goal of a Net Zero Energy building.

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. 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. Architecture and […].

Substantial decline in Architecture Billings

BD+C

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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Strong start for architecture billings in 2018

BD+C

This year started on a strong note for architecture firms, as the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) saw its highest January score since 2007. This score reflects an increase in design services provided by U.S.

Green, and then some: Architecture firms are helping cities raise the stakes in green design

BD+C

Cities and counties around the country are taking sustainability to new heights—and architecture firms are helping them raise the stakes in green design. San Diego and New York are among a growing number of local jurisdictions that are expanding the scope of their energy- and water-use requirements for new construction.

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. This score still reflects an increase in design services provided by U.S. WASHINGTON, D.C. –

New Architecture Program Focuses on Todays’ Influences in Urban Design

Construction Informer

With more than 250 million people moving into Asian cities in the next two decades, and the continued predicted urbanization across the globe, one school of architecture is opening up a dynamic masters program to explore alternative views on just how cities are designed. Architecture and Design architecture architecture design