Architectural Record BE - Building Enclosure

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Healthy Materials
Sweating the Small Stuff: Some molecules don’t belong in a building. Product transparency helps ar...
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The Picture of Health
A new certification system for buildings places the occupant at the center of sustainable design.
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3-D Printing
Beyond the Prototype: Architects and designers take additive manufacturing to a new level
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Sustainable Stone From Cradle to Gate
The new sustainable stone standard will transform the material selection of natural stone for archit...
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Advancing the Daylighting Discussion
Explore the scientifically proven advantages of automation in daylight management
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Building Integrated Photovoltaics
Catching Rays: A diverse set of projects demonstrates that a building's skin can be transformed into...
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Level Playing Field
A group of recent projects demonstrates that true universal design goes beyond mere accessibility.
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Moving Masterworks
Three important buildings with new sites demonstrate the challenges and opportunities of relocation.
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Where Zero is the Top Score
An ultra-energy-efficient building defines a new paradigm for New York’s schools.
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Poppers and Floppers and Porches, Oh, My!
Gensler creates a building that breathes for a client with a deep commitment to sustainability
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Pushing the [Brick] Envelope
Architects find new forms of expression with an ages-old material.
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Bird-Safe Design
Three projects demonstrate how glass buildings can be designed to protect our feathered friends from...
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Timber Grows Up
Architects and engineers, drawn to wood for its environmental attributes, push the material to new l...
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Feedback Loop
With a frequent gap between predicted and actual performance, post-occupancy evaluations begin to ca...
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