As part of its Living Standard initiative, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) released a new report titled “Standard Issue” to better gauge how the public feels about issues at the core of the green building community’s mission: sustainability and the environment.
Swiss architect Peter Zumthor has revised his design plans for the Los Angeles County Museum of Art’s (LACMA’s) new campus. Renderings reveal the proposed building size has been scaled down to 32,284 m2 (347,500 sf), and the maximum height has also been reduced.
After more than four decades of operating from its small boathouse on the shores of South Lake Union in Seattle, Washington, the Center for Wooden Boats (CWB) is expanding with its new Wagner Education Center.
The Tulip tower by J. Safra Group and Foster + Partners has been given the go-ahead by the City of London, United Kingdom. When completed, this cultural attraction could become the tallest building in London and second tallest in Western Europe.
Three teams won the complete virtual construction contest, the latest stage of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA’s) 3D-printed Habitat Challenge. They awarded a share of the $100,000 prize purse.
When asked, “What is the one book you think every construction industry professional should read, and why?” CSI members offered dozens of interesting and relevant options.Here are the top 10 books, as recommended by CSI Members.