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...
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...
News - 2 Apr 2008
A developer is taking "green" design to another level with a new community that may be one of the most eco-friendly residential developments in the nation.
Windermere on the Lake,...
Article - 15 Sep 2003
INCA, the Insulated Render & Cladding Association, describe many of the features of insulated cladding systems. Topic.
News - 29 Nov 2006
It's hard for people to imagine that their homes, and lives, could be destroyed by fire. Yet it happens to thousands of Americans each year. According to the National Fire Protection Association...