April 26, 2013 - PRMaine.com: Oak Street Lofts wins Charles L. Edson Tax Credit Excellence Award in Green Housing
Oak Street Lofts, a LEED Platinum-certified affordable housing community in Portland developed and owned by Avesta Housing, has been named the winner of the 19th Annual Charles L. Edson Tax Credit Excellence Awards in the category of Green Housing.
April 22, 2013 - AIA: Matarozzi & Pelsinger Building Wins Award
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and its Committee on the Environment (COTE) has selected 355 11th Street: The Matarozzi/Pelsinger Multi-Use Building, in San Francisco by Aidlin Darling Design as the inaugural recipient of the Top Ten Plus.
April 16, 2013 - CTBUH: Shanghai Tower Reaches 500 Meters
The Shanghai Tower, which is still under construction, reached 501 meters (1,643 feet) April 11, surpassing the neighboring Jin Mao Building and the World Financial Center. Shanghai Tower is now the second tallest structure in China, and will become the tallest building when it reaches completion in 2014.
April 15, 2013 - CTBUH: Predominant Motivations for Building Tall
Watch Dennis Poon and Richard Tomasetti discuss building trends in the 21st Century with the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat.