News - 8 Dec 2010
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Builders' Merchants Market Report 2010" report to their offering.
In 2009, the UK market for builders' merchants was...
News - 15 Jun 2010
If you’re like most of us, the “Great Recession” has probably had a major impact on both your spending habits and your lifestyle. You might be doing more of your shopping at discount...
Article - 14 Jul 2006
This article provides a glossary of Aircrete Terminology.
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...
Article - 12 Oct 2021
AZoBuild talks to Professors Noguchi and Maruyama about their research and development of Calcium Carbonate Concrete (CCC), a new material that has the potential to cause a sustainable revolution in...
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.
Article - 8 Jul 2019
Lime is one of the oldest building materials in existence and can be used to make many different types of mortar. Find out about the different types of lime, including lime putty and hydraulic lime.
Article - 8 Jan 2019
This article explores the use of nanomaterials as construction materials in the building industry.
Article - 18 Feb 2020
Rheology is the science of deformation and flow of matter. It deals with relationships between stress, strain, rate of strain, and time.