News - 18 Feb 2022
The sustainable and innovative wooden modular construction with its extremely short construction time aided the decision to build 32 wooden schools by 2025 in Berlin. First 6 schools have been...
News - 28 Sep 2021
A new cultural centre in Skellefteå by White Arkitekter has now opened its doors to the public. Sara Cultural Centre delivers a state-of-the-art cultural venue and hotel that positively...
News - 10 Dec 2019
A new study at the City, University of London takes inspiration from Formula 1 technology for constructing “needle-like” skyscrapers.
London skyline. Image Credit: City, University of...
News - 11 Sep 2019
By substituting non-renewable construction materials such as steel and concrete with wood-based materials, it is possible to lower carbon dioxide emissions and use natural resources more...
News - 19 Oct 2016
When a truck rumbles by a building, vibrations can travel up to the structure’s roof and down again, generating transient tremors through the intervening floors and beams.
News - 14 Sep 2016
LP Building Products recently launched their new LP® SolidStart™ Design software, a single-member sizing solution that allows users to size floor and roof joists, beams, columns and...
News - 29 Aug 2016
The University of Utah on Aug. 31 will mark the one-year anniversary of the opening of its state-of-the art law school by announcing the facility has been awarded a prestigious LEED platinum...
News - 5 Aug 2016
Klarman Hall – the College of Arts and Sciences’ light-filled humanities building that opened last semester – was certified LEED Platinum July 29.
The U.S. Green Building...
News - 30 Jun 2016
In the construction industry, many projects involve remodeling or refurbishing existing buildings, and such jobs often face delays or cost overruns when hidden problems emerge.
News - 14 Jun 2016
For those that doubt that 200 students can work towards a common goal, under pressure and with limited resources, this year’s architecture freshmen have shown that it can be done.