News - 9 Feb 2011
Sustainability in construction and design continues to gain traction as stakeholders become more aware of the benefits of sustainable materials.
The healthcare design industry, in particular...
News - 6 Dec 2010
Today, 37 Parkside Avenue in Southampton, known as “HGA House” was awarded LEED platinum certification by U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for achievement in green homebuilding and design.
News - 3 Aug 2010
Great design doesn't come out of a box, but Formica Corporation's 35 new high pressure laminates (HPL) demonstrate that great designs can fit into one by introducing the new Colorbox...
Article - 29 May 2019
Green buildings are designed and constructed around the principle of preserving and enhancing the natural environment.
Article - 8 Apr 2019
Intelligent buildings, also called smart buildings, are new forms of building designed around environmental considerations.
Article - 31 Jul 2017
As global society is becoming increasingly interested in maintaining the health and sustainability of our world, applications across a wide variety of industries have followed this trend by becoming...
Article - 15 Dec 2016
DURAGRID® and DURADEK® high strength pultruded bar type gratings from Strongwell offer the intrinsic benefits of fiberglass and can also be designed and utilized just like traditional metal grates.
Article - 28 Jan 2013
An east coast government agency raised concern about the structural integrity of a viaduct located on a main north-south highway that dealt with roughly 75,000 vehicles per day.
Article - 9 Jan 2013
The Burj Khalifa is the tallest building in the world standing at a height of 828 m (2,716.5 ft). It is not just a magnificent work of art but a unique feat in design and engineering.
Article - 14 Oct 2008
This article examines what happened to the buildings of the World Trade Center on the morning September 11 2001 and why the towers collapsed after being hit by jet aircraft