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...
News - 14 Feb 2019
Star architects Prof. Werner Sobek and Helmut Jahn strived to create a "Tower of Light" with the thyssenkrupp test tower in Rottweil, Germany. For one day, it will now also become the...
News - 2 Nov 2018
A ban on flammable cladding similar to the material used in Grenfell Tower is not enough, says the Fire Brigades Union.
On 14 June 2017, a malfunctioning fridge-freezer on the fourth floor of...