Building Technology

The Past, Present and Future of Vapor Intrusion Barriers

In order to properly understand how to mitigate vapor intrusion, it is important to understand its challenges.

Building Envelope

October 19, 2020 - by Tom Szocinski

Dare to Dream

The Morpheus Hotel is Macau’s latest marvel of engineering.


February 28, 2020 - by Griffin Suber

Acoustics of Education Facilities – Rooms for Speech, Comfort or Music

Schools have a wide variety of room types that play a part in the education process. To treat every room and space as if it were a classroom, limits the overall acoustical and educational experience in these facilities.

Building Technology

January 26, 2020 , by commARCH

Acoustics in Creative Spaces

As the calendar rolls into a new decade of the 20’s there’s never been a more exciting time for the convergence of technology and design.


January 02, 2020 , by commARCH

Specify with Confidence

Core standards for selecting windows, doors and skylights include NAFS and the WDMA Architectural Door Standards – here’s what you need to know.

Building Technology

December 12, 2019 , by rnunez

Simpson Strong-Tie, Winchester Homes, Apex Technology, and WHA Architects to Present on Distance Collaboration at IBS 2020

Growing its architectural sales team, Wausau Window and Wall Systems has hired three new representatives: Andy Bowers, Kenneth Cox and Antonio Aftimos. In addition, Chad Walter will be serving customers in Illinois and Indiana.


December 10, 2019 , by commARCH

Standing Tall in Texas

The first major building addition in San Antonio in the last 25 years has drastically changed the city’s skyline with the recent addition of the Frost Tower, a 24-floor, 460,000 square foot class A++ office and retail space on West Houston Street.

Building Technology

December 06, 2019 , by rnunez

Southwest Airlines Expands Pilot Training Facility

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) today announced construction is underway on an expansion project for the carrier’s Leadership and Aircrew Development (LEAD) Center on its headquarters campus in Dallas, Texas.

Building Technology

November 13, 2019 , by commARCH

Eliminate Elevator Lobbies

Evolving elevator hoistway codes and industry product development provide architects with new design options.


December 10, 2018 , by commarchtest

Virtually Touring Taliesin West

Building Technology

November 08, 2018 , by commarchtest

Setting The Foundation For Future-Ready Facilities

Building Technology

September 06, 2018 , by commarchtest

Project HEROE

HLW developed a concept to bring healthcare and other experts to the "ground zero" of a disaster and mitigate it ...

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