News - 5 Mar 2007
A new vinyl sheet pile section is now being manufactured to serve the marine and civil industries. ShoreGuard 625 will offer increased performance in cutoff, flood control, bulkhead and seawall...
News - 2 Feb 2007
H&R Johnson, the UK's largest manufacturer of ceramic tiles, has refreshed its popular Kerastar range with a wider palette of colours and sizes. The Kerastar floor and cladding tile range...
News - 12 Sep 2006
Proving that design quality and sustainability don’t have to stop with the more obvious elements of the building envelope, Kalzip has further strengthened its already vast and varied fabrications...
News - 28 Aug 2005
A new, eco-friendly technology that has the potential to revolutionise Scotland’s forest products industry is to be developed thanks to a £181,000 research grant, which has been awarded to...
News - 14 Apr 2005
A new group of adhesives developed by researchers from the College of Forestry at Oregon State University may revolutionize a large portion of the wood products industry, provide a significant new...
News - 26 Feb 2004
Cabot Corporation, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, has announced it has agreed to work with Super Sky Products, Inc., a division of Vitro America, to jointly produce and market a...
News - 9 Feb 2004
CenturyAVX™ solid vinyl floor tile has been launched by Flooring Adventures. Designed specifically for use in commercial, general and civil aviation applications and facilities, it contains a...
Article - 12 Apr 2018
Graphene has some excellent strength properties that enable it to be used in a wide variety of applications in the construction industry.
News - 18 Jul 2019
Research conducted by scientists from the School of Building at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) has demonstrated how mineral wool waste can be an ideal alternative to the reinforced...
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...