• Ivy-League Upgrade

    The University of Pennsylvania launched the Penn Compact in 2004 with a three-part road map for improvement, and Anne Papageorge is there to make sure the school’s facilities conform to it More

  • A History Lesson

    On the 10th anniversary of his most celebrated—and most contested—project, the National World War II Memorial, architect Friedrich St.Florian returns to Washington, DC, to reflect on his and the monument’s legacies More

  • Nightlife Wonderland

    The new $100 million, 80,000-square-foot Hakkasan Las Vegas is four times the size of the city’s typical nightclubs, and it was YWS Design & Architecture that found the room for it through creative planning More

  • The New Era of Hospitalization

    Davis Brody Bond worked closely with the Mount Sinai Hospital System to prepare its Astoria, Queens, facilities for the future of hospital care, emphasizing a treat-and-release ambulatory platform More

  • Growing with the Punches

    TITLE Boxing Club president John Rotche has worked out a road-tested franchise-development plan that will make the chain a serious contender in the fitness market More


A Resort Without Rooms

VP of construction Edgar Elliot helped the Bay Club Company bulk up its customer base by designing Bay Club Cupertino, a template for the chain’s high-end rebranding concept focused on hospitality and social space More

Cambridge Seven Associates / 49ers Museum

Conceived From “The Catch”

For the new San Francisco 49ers Museum and Hall of Fame, Cambridge Seven Associates drew inspiration from a hallmark moment in the team’s history to craft a tech-laden space that will tell old stories in modern, innovative ways More

Weis Builders_Leonard Burridge

From JAG to Construction Law

Former JAG attorney Leonard Burridge hung up his uniform 12 years ago to become the in-house counsel at Weis Builders. The jobs seem worlds apart, but he says one experience prepared him for the next. More

Swiftsure Timberworks

Medieval Style, Modern Tools

The classically designed Cederroth Guest House showcases the workshop challenges that Tim and Colton Allen encountered after moving from standard residential framing into the world of custom timber framing More

Clifford Planning and Architecture / Kapiwai Preserve

Back to Nature

Janine Clifford explains the ideation behind the 24-home Kapiwai Preserve near Honolulu, a development that will work with the land instead of against it More


The House Wins Again

MGM Resorts has worked to improve its reputation and reach but knows that the change must start at home More

Wanick Park

Wrangling 34 Acres of Dirt

Recreational-construction firm Janke General Contractors battled against hard soil and rain to complete one of its largest projects yet, the $3 million renovation of Wanick Park More


Welcome to the New Hotel California

Build Group turned the clock forward on a 1960s-era building in Palo Alto, conducting a gut rehab involving seismic retrofitting and transforming the property into a premier hospitality space More