Article - 9 May 2003
Notes the lack of studies investigating the dispersion of particles from vehicles around buildings. Abstract.
Article - 5 Mar 2004
Ventilation in high-rise residential buildings in Hong Kong was studied. Technical Brief.
Article - 1 Dec 2003
Three of the latest developments in the global construction industry are highlighted.. Topic.
Article - 23 Sep 2003
The most dominant factor in the development of masonry will be the introduction of European Standards, which will have a fundamental effect on the production, testing and sale of building materials....
News - 17 Sep 2014
Facing the severe challenges of rapid urbanization, fast-growing populations and scarce construction land, development of high-rise buildings has long been the only development path for city...
News - 12 Jun 2007
Research and Markets has announced the addition of China Building Materials Export Report, 2006-2007 to their offering
In 2006, the first year of the 11th Five-year plan, the building materials...
News - 5 Jan 2011
Frost Bank Tower, Austin’s largest high-rise office building, has received LEED® Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) under the Existing Buildings Operations and...
News - 4 Sep 2007
Stone Age Designs announces plans to introduce Scagliola Stone™ to architects and designers of high rise construction projects. Stone Age Designs, an Atlanta-based maker of Scagliola Stone™ Fireplace...
Article - 26 Mar 2003
Several factors affect fire spreading in domestic fires such as ignition, thermal inertia, heat release rates and smoke and gas generation by materials present. The measurement of heat release rates...
Article - 17 Mar 2003
As a construction material, aluminum exhibits various unique properties including high strength-to-weight ratio, durability, corrosion resistance, and recyclability.