S.F. Salesforce Tower Architect César Pelli Dies at Age 92Architect César Pelli designed the Salesforce Tower in San Francisco, Brookfield Place (formerly the World Financial Center) in New York and Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur. He died at his home in Connecticut.
Historic Photos Of San Francisco Properties Now Accessible To PublicHistoric photos of San Francisco properties dating as far back as the late 1940s are accessible to the public at the city’s main library thanks to an initiative launched by city Assessor Carmen Chu.
Man Who Demolished Landmark San Francisco House Ordered To Build ReplicaThe San Francisco Planning Commission made an unprecedented ruling against a developer this week, demanding that he rebuild a replica of a famous house he had illegally demolished.
New Project Aims To Reinforce, Level Out Millennium TowerPlans were submitted Tuesday for a project to fix the Millennium Tower in San Francisco, which is sinking and has currently tilted 14 inches.
UC Berkeley Professor Suspended 3 Years For Sexual HarassmentThe University of California, Berkeley has suspended an architecture professor for three years without pay for sexually harassing a graduate student and abusing his power for personal gain.
Ground Broken For Oceanwide Center, To Feature 2nd-Tallest Building In San FranciscoOfficials turned the first shovels at 10 a.m. at First and Mission streets for the two-tower Oceanwide Center, a mix of offices, condominiums and hotel.
Millennium Tower Neighbor Facing Structural Integrity ConcernsSan Francisco residents who are paying attention to the ongoing saga of the sinking and leaning Millennium Tower may have noticed the new, even taller residential tower going up right next door.
Tripled In Size, SF Museum Of Modern Art Reopens After 3-Year RenovationThe San Francisco Museum of Modern Art reopened Saturday after a three-year, $610 million expansion.
Peninsula's Quirky 'Flintstone' House Hits Market For $4.2 MillionIt's a home pulled from the Stone Age and now eager onlookers can put a bid in to buy it.
30-Acre Green Roof Over Cupertino Would Be World's LargestA South Bay developer is reimagining an outdated Cupertino mall by building the world's largest green roof on top of it.
Experts: Berkeley Balcony Collapse ‘Shouldn’t Have Happened’A construction & premises safety expert weighs in on the deadly Berkeley balcony collapse and the potential factors that could have contributed to the structure's failure when at least 13 people plunged when it gave way.
Hovering Homes? Bay Area Tech Company Files Patent To 'Float' Buildings During Earthquakes, FloodsA Bay Area company responsible for creating what could be the first functioning hoverboard thinks it now has a way to keep a building from moving during a major earthquake with the very same technology.
Researchers At UC Berkeley Create 'Bloom' -- First Ever 3-D Printed Cement Structure That Stands 9 Feet TallIts being hailed as an three-dimensional architectural first, a feat that takes printing from the prehistoric days of paper and toner into the Jetsonian age. Its name is 'Bloom.'
Revised Golden State Warriors' San Francisco Arena Plan UnveiledAfter the original design raised eyebrows and even some comparisons to a toilet bowl, the Golden State Warriors unveiled revised plans for their future San Francisco arena.
Examining San Francisco's Future With The Largest-Ever 3D-Printed Model Unveiled this week, the model covers over 115 blocks of the Financial and South of Market districts, including landmarks like AT&T Park, the Ferry Building and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.