Article - 27 Aug 2019
Although the terms mortar, cement and concrete may be used interchangeably, each of these materials serve very different functions within the construction industry.
News - 14 Feb 2008
Despite the recent warm weather – which may lull us into false security - winter is still upon the Northern Hemisphere and there’s plenty of time for a cold snap. That means we should not...
News - 23 May 2007
The boards of HeidelbergCement and Hanson have announced their
agreement on the terms of the recommended acquisition of the entire issued and to be issued share capital of Hanson at a price of 1100...
News - 15 May 2007
HeidelbergCement AG, headquartered in Heidelberg/Germany, has reached agreement with the board of directors of Hanson PLC on the terms of an acquisition of the entire issued and to be issued share...
News - 19 Sep 2006
A new capital support competition has been launched by WRAP (the Waste & Resources Action Programme) to encourage the increased recovery and recycling of construction and demolition (C&D)...
News - 25 Mar 2010
Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK), a world leader in 2D and 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, announced new versions of its software for the building, infrastructure and construction...
Article - 16 Oct 2006
This article discusses finishes applied to Celcon blocks.
Article - 31 Jul 2006
Celcon Standard blocks have been value engineered to combine strength, high thermal performance, good acoustic and fire properties, whilst retaining the lightweight characteristics of aircrete.
Article - 12 May 2003
Identifies unique characteristics that will differentiate the West Midlands from the rest of the UK …Extract from the West Midlands Building Technology Cluster survey report.
Article - 1 Apr 2003
Scientists have found a use for the portion of glass that is unsuitable for recycling. Concretes with crushed glass contents as high as 20% have been found to suitable for use in bike paths,...