Article - 17 Feb 2022
Present architectural design digital interpretation tools implement a visualization strategy that reflects the building’s form through the use of plans, sections, elevations, and perspective views. A...
Article - 4 Feb 2022
AZoBuild speaks to Petr Janda, of the studio petrjanda/brainwork, about the Prague Eyes Riverfront project that has been shortlisted for the 2022 EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture - Mies van der...
Article - 7 Oct 2021
Cool roofs and cooling islands provide cost-effective and simple solutions that may be fundamental to tackling urban heat islands.
Article - 30 Oct 2012
Foundations have their own unique designs and concreting these foundations requires a number of highly regulated steps, including site inspection.
Article - 30 Nov 2008
In recent years, community, industry and regulatory attention has focused on reducing energy use in all its forms. New houses can achieve energy efficiency goals by good design and building in brick
Article - 24 Nov 2006
This article is a guide to the different types of cement.
Article - 25 May 2022
The most intuitive spatial aspect of urbanization is that man-made space replaces natural space, resulting in an urban heat island that threatens human thermal comfort, health, and energy...
Article - 17 Oct 2006
THis article discusses how the celcon flooring system is produced using the latest aircrete manufacturing technology.
Article - 7 Apr 2022
The inclusion of polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) fiber in concrete improves its toughness significantly, according to previous research. The mechanical and thermal performance of polyvinyl alcohol fiber...
Article - 25 Mar 2022
In recent research in the journal Architecture, scientists tested the performance of hydrated lime reinforced with low-cost hemp fibers as a more sustainable material substitution.