Article - 14 Nov 2019
Buildings are being built with the capacity to both generate and store their power supply. Energy consumption is currently a major focus of government initiatives worldwide.
Article - 10 Jul 2019
According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, buildings are responsible for 39% of total energy use. What is green urban architecture and could it allow cities to expand without the harmful...
Article - 21 May 2019
Wood frames have long been the widely used framing system in the construction industry, largely due to the fact that wood is a relatively easy to source construction material.
Article - 30 Mar 2018
3D printing, and technologies like it, have profound economical and sustainable advantages for the construction industry. Arup has taken the first step towards an exciting and automated future.
Article - 10 Jul 2008
Stainless steels are excellent combatants of corrosion and provide a wide choice of materials which, with careful selection and proper fabrication, enable the manufacture of cost effective critical...
Article - 2 May 2007
Most buildings are primarily made of bricks or concrete but require the strategic use of steel for the critical linkage, strength and anchorage required within building systems.
News - 22 Oct 2009
Enterprise Issues National Call to Action to Green All Affordable Housing Within a Decade
Groundbreaking Study Proves Enterprise Green Communities Criteria is Cost Effective in Greening Affordable...
Article - 6 Apr 2004
The February 2004 report by Market and Business Development (MBD) presents major conclusions on the European Construction Market. Article.
News - 24 Jul 2009
It was a special kind of refurbishment project, which (almost) ended in January in time for the official reopening. For two years, craftsmen from over 30 different trades have been getting...
News - 26 Jun 2008
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) engineers recently released a two-disk DVD set that demonstrates how Positive Pressure Ventilation (PPV), a technique in which powerful fans force...