• Mary Kay Plans Lewisville R&D Facility


    Mary Kay will begin construction in July of 2016 on its global research, development, and manufacturing campus in Lewisville, Texas.

  • CBRE Acquires Johnson Controls’ Global Workplace Solutions


    CBRE Group announced in late March of 2015 that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Global WorkPlace Solutions (GWS) business of Johnson Controls.

  • Apple Plans Yokohama R&D Facility


    Apple is planning to build a four-story, 269,000-sf research and development facility in Yokohama, Japan.

  • Apple Begins Site Work for Cupertino Headquarters


    Apple has initiated site work for the Apple Campus 2 in Cupertino, Calif. The new headquarters will provide 3.42 million sf of office and R&D facilities on a 176-acre campus designed to accommodate 14,000 employees.

  • Editorial: No Square Feet in the C-suite!


    How many facilities management and corporate real estate editorials and articles have been written over the past five years championing the cause that facilities management and corporate real estate need seats in the C-suite Club?

  • Hewlett Packard Breaks Ground on Galway R&D Facility


    Hewlett Packard broke ground on an 89,000-sf R&D facility in Ballybrit in the Republic of Ireland in February of 2014.

  • Federation of Korean Industries Opens Seoul Headquarters


    The Federation of Korean Industries opened its 50-story headquarters in Seoul in early 2014. The facility features an advanced solar electric façade and has received the highest sustainable design rating from the Korean Institute of Construction Technology.

  • Bayer HealthCare Opens U.S. Headquarters


    Bayer HealthCare opened its new headquarters in Hanover Township, N.J., in October of 2013. The two-building, 700,000-sf office project consolidates operations from four separate locations and will accommodate 2,400 employees.

  • Samsung Breaks Ground on Mountain View R&D Campus


    Samsung Research America broke ground in October of 2013 on its new research and development campus in Mountain View, Calif. The 385,000-sf project includes two six-story office buildings and will be constructed to attain a minimum of LEED Gold sustainable design certification.

  • High Market Confidence Increases Capital Construction Costs for Near to Midterm


    Non-residential construction volumes and pricing continued their upward trend in the second quarter, with prices increasing an average of 2 to 4 percent in the first half of 2013.