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,...
Article - 30 Oct 2012
Foundations are the base on which a structure, building or component is constructed. Foundations have their own unique designs and concreting these foundations requires site inspection and obtaining...
Article - 25 Mar 2003
Since the introduction of modern pigmented concrete products in the early 1950’s, the popularity of colored concrete has increased rapidly over the past few years.
Article - 27 Jul 2006
Celcon Foundation blocks are commonly used in a range of thicknesses from 200mm upwards for use below DPC level. The blocks have excellent thermal performance, and are equally suitable for the support...