News - 10 Dec 2019
A new study at the City, University of London takes inspiration from Formula 1 technology for constructing “needle-like” skyscrapers.
London skyline. Image Credit: City, University of...
News - 22 Nov 2019
Residents in 364 homes across seven tower blocks in Sunderland are embracing the green housing revolution with the removal of their gas boilers in place of renewable and low carbon ground source heat...
News - 12 Sep 2019
How should we be building along the global coast? A framework by UNSW scientists delivers some much-needed answers.
UNSW scientists have released a world-first framework for guiding the building...
News - 11 Sep 2019
By substituting non-renewable construction materials such as steel and concrete with wood-based materials, it is possible to lower carbon dioxide emissions and use natural resources more...
News - 31 Aug 2019
Founded by father and son, Craig and William Bown in 2006, SuperFOIL employs 18 people and produces around 1.5 million square metres of insulation every year. Last year, the company posted record...
News - 30 Aug 2019
The company, which moved its headquarters to Lincoln this year, is one of the country’s leading manufacturers of high performance insulation for residential and commercial...
News - 22 Aug 2019
North American firm helps complete restoration of historic Toronto building.
Cintec North America announces its reinforcement anchors offer stability and support during the revitalization of...
News - 16 Aug 2019
Ho Chi Minh City takes its place at the centre of Asia’s security world this week, as a record 380 exhibitors aim to catch the attention of trade buyers at the 12th edition of Secutech Vietnam....
News - 3 May 2019
Gotthard, Montblanc, St. Bernardino – tunnel fires recurrently cause the ceilings of the apparently stable tubes to collapse. Infernal temperatures of up to 1000 °C push concrete to its...
News - 29 Mar 2019
Researchers at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) have found an innovative and inexpensive solution to protect buildings against fault rupture.
Increasing demands for land use and population...