News - 1 May 2012
Glass is vital to buildings, but glass technology is vital to “green” buildings – that was the message from Mehran Arbab, PPG Industries director of research and technology, glass...
News - 3 Nov 2010
SYNTHEON INC., a premier building science company specializing in high-efficiency building envelope systems, has announced a new, heavy-gauge upgrade of its highly successful accel-E® Steel...
Article - 14 Jul 2006
This article provides a glossary of Aircrete Terminology.
News - 27 Oct 2009
- Huge Increase in Saudi Infrastructure Investment is Driving Growth in Construction Sector -
Despite the unfavourable economic climate witnessed in most countries, Saudi Arabia has retained...
News - 19 Oct 2009
Sabre Technical Services announced today the roll-out of its chlorine dioxide-based solution to the problems experienced by U.S. homeowners and builders whose homes are impacted by contaminated...
News - 14 Oct 2009
Energy-Saving Glass Using Heat Mirror Suspended Film Technology to Be Produced by Southwall Joint Venture
Southwall Technologies Inc. (OTCBB:SWTX), the worldwide innovator of energy-saving films...
News - 1 Oct 2009
SGH and EADP Teamed to Restore Landmark Milwaukee City Hall
Building Design and Construction magazine this week announced that Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc. (SGH) and Engberg Anderson Design...
News - 7 Aug 2007
Insulated renders, used to thermally upgrade run-down blocks of flats, are playing a major role in defeating drug and anti-social behaviour, quite apart from curing cold, damp and condensation...
News - 18 Jul 2007
Everyone setting foot in the new extension of the historic John Rylands Library in Manchester will be enjoying the surroundings with added clarity, thanks to glazing from Pilkington.
News - 5 Jun 2007
Researchers at the University of Illinois are developing panels of microcavity plasma lamps that may soon brighten people's lives. The thin, lightweight panels could be used for residential and...