Design / Build

Innovation in building fire protection: Solutions can be superior to standard practice - by Daniel Colombini

Building codes typically offer the best of both worlds when it comes to fire protection: they are prescriptive, requiring specific materials and methods; and, they allow for “equivalent” design solutions, enabling creative approaches to be proposed.

My neighbor was robbed – The four tips to follow so that it does not happen again - by Doug Haines

My neighbor is a widow. Her husband passed away a few years ago and now her son, who works during the day, lives with her. A couple of weeks ago, in the middle of the day, while she was in the shower someone opened her front door and robbed her house.

The construction administration phase of a project: Where the rubber meets the road - by William Wong

Every building project demands careful coordination among the many professionals and trades that contribute to successful delivery of the design and construction process.

Stalco completes $7.2 million renovation of BMCC’s aquatics center

Manhattan, NY General contractor Stalco Construction has completed a $7.2 million renovation of the Borough of Manhattan Community College&r...

Brown joins DeSimone’s forensics practice as director of national accounts

New York, NY DeSimone Consulting Engineers has added Patrick Brown to the firm’s forensics practice as director of national accounts. ...

Ahley McGraw Architects promotes McGraw to associate principal

SYRACUSE, NY Ashley McGraw Architects has promoted Daniel Donovan AIA, LEED AP, BD+C to associate principal. “In his years as senio...

AGC NYS & BCA NY launch partnership to strengthen construction industry voice in New York City and statewide

New York, NY The Associated General Contractors of New York State (AGC NYS), a leading statewide voice of the construction industry, and the...

MDALLP designs 41,300 s/f Silver Star Motors dealership; Team includes: 1 Oak, Fogarty Finger and Dealer Solutions, among others

Queens, NY Silver Star Motors has opened its new pre-owned Mercedes-Benz dealership located within The Silver Star mixed-use retail/residential tower, located at 37-14 36th St. in Long Island City.

Objects Conservation Studio, Kostow Greenwood and others work on $5.7 million Nevelson Chapel restoration

MANHATTAN, NY A critical restoration for LouiseNevelson’s 1977 masterworkChapel of the Good Shepherdis now underway. The work is collo...

EmpireCore selected to construct a New York Kids Club at 21 West End Avenue

Manhattan, NY EmpireCore has been selected to build a New York City Early Learning Center for The New York Kids Club at 21 West End Ave.