Article - 26 Mar 2003
The careful measurement of the properties of materials and their behavior in fire is required for their effective and safe use.
News - 29 Jun 2016
American Campus Communities, the largest owner, manager and developer of high-quality student housing communities in the U.S., was recognized Tuesday, June 28 with the Innovation Project Award...
News - 18 Oct 2010
A large number of countries are tightening up their regulations on energy saving for buildings as a result of climate change and rising energy costs. For example, under the revised EU directive on...
News - 14 Oct 2009
The Mercury Lofts at The Beacon Features 25 Full- and Half-Floor Residences Ranging From 2,994 to 6,665 Square Feet In a True Full-Service Development
The Mercury Lofts at The Beacon, a spectacular...
Article - 19 Mar 2004
In the course of the past several years, KSP Engel and Zimmermann have joined the ranks of the most successful architectural firms in Germany.
News - 27 May 2009
Following the sinking of the 25 meter foundation piles, construction work on Heron Tower is now progressing meter by meter. In parallel, the first facade elements are being attached to the high-rise...
News - 18 Jan 2008
KONE has received a major order from Hines to supply all elevators for the 610 Lexington Avenue project. The 66-story building, located in midtown Manhattan, will consist of a Shangri-La luxury hotel...
News - 16 Sep 2014
William A. (Bill) Turner, PE, LEED AP®, Sr. VP of The H L Turner Group Inc. (Turner Group) and President/CEO of Turner Building Science & Design, LLC predicts that the pace of growth in Zero...
News - 12 Nov 2013
Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects has won two awards for Torre Costanera in the Americas regional division of the International Property Awards, a global awards competition for residential and commercial...
News - 2 Aug 2011
BASF will substantially expand the production plant for the insulation material Styrodur® C at the Ludwigshafen site in Germany. This will increase the production capacity of the extruded...