News - 27 Apr 2007
Technology that first appeared in digital watches and calculators back in the 1970s is being used to develop durable and community-friendly low energy street lighting.
Researchers at The...
News - 26 Apr 2007
The conference on Tall Buildings will be organised by Marcus Evans and the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) and co-sponsored by CIB and will take place in Shanghai, China on 9-10...
News - 26 Apr 2007
Most of the UK’s larger cities are currently planning a tower, and London is definitely leading this trend - tall buildings seem to be enjoying a popularity unlike anything seen previously in the UK....
News - 2 Apr 2007
Proposals for reducing the 109 million tones of waste produced by the UK construction industry every year were published today for consultation.
Around 13% of all the solid materials delivered to...
News - 23 Jan 2007
This updated remodeling survey of 5,000 homeowners was conducted in the fall of 2006. The data shows a continuing trend toward large remodels, and with an increasing concern for the cost of the...
News - 23 Oct 2006
A complete line of Econoburn™ wood gasification boilers designed to meet the heating and hot water needs of both residential and commercial customers has been unveiled by Dunkirk, NY-headquartered...
News - 27 Jun 2006
Oak Tree Village in San Jose is Akeena Solar’s latest commercial solar electric project with JSM Enterprises, a development company based in Campbell. The 21.8 kW PV system will provide the new...
News - 28 Apr 2006
Whether fueled by the proliferation of home improvement shows or the growing popularity of design and decorating magazines, American consumers have seemingly insatiable appetites for luxury upgrades...
News - 24 Jan 2006
A lack of new well-designed family homes for sale could undermine Government
plans to revitalise Britain's inner cities, according to research for the Joseph...
News - 21 Jul 2005
As summer arrives, concerns are increasing that outdoor construction workers may not be doing enough to stay safe in the sun, failing to protect their skin from damage and increasing their risk of...