News - 23 Dec 2009
The Indian building paints market has hit a purple patch with the country's middle class emerging as a lucrative end-user segment due to their rising product awareness and disposable income. The...
News - 22 Oct 2009
Putting Some Sizzle Back in California’s Luxury Real Estate Market
The Glory of the "Golden Mile" Returns in Los Angeles
Long-awaited dynamic changes transforming the iconic...
Article - 10 May 2004
An analysis procedure was developed to study the multi-braced earth-retaining structures often used to stabilise the deep foundations of high-rise buildings during construction. Technical Brief.
News - 20 Oct 2009
Jupiter Realty Company today announced the "topping off" of their 50-story apartment tower in Chicago's Loop. Don Smith, a Jupiter principal, noted "the pouring of the 50th and...
Article - 26 Mar 2004
The pros and cons of using nonlinear finite element analysis ( nonlinear FEA ) software for the design of concrete structures are briefly discussed and the benefits illustrated by several examples....
News - 1 Mar 2009
Researchers at the University of Michigan simulated an off-the-charts earthquake in a laboratory to test their new technique for bracing high-rise concrete buildings. Their technique passed the test,...
News - 26 Sep 2006
The Alcan co-developed "StepLift" has won the 2006 European Aluminium Award in the "building & construction" category at the "ALUMINIUM 2006" exhibition in Essen,...
Article - 17 Mar 2003
Aluminum extrusions are used widely within the building industry.
News - 26 Apr 2005
When Part E, the new Building Regulations, came into force last year to gain improved sound insulation for new buildings, including residential homes, schools or hotels, it truly put acoustics and...
News - 16 Aug 2019
Ho Chi Minh City takes its place at the centre of Asia’s security world this week, as a record 380 exhibitors aim to catch the attention of trade buyers at the 12th edition of Secutech Vietnam....