Article - 17 Nov 2021
A research paper published online in October 2021 in Scientific Reports has considered current research into ancient masonry and studied blue brick in a modern building in Kaifeng, China. The results...
Article - 12 Feb 2020
The evaluation of the physical and mechanical properties of materials is known as physical properties testing.
Article - 26 Sep 2019
This article looks at what non-destructive testing is and the industries it is used in, including technology, science, materials and engineering sectors.
Article - 8 Jul 2019
Hemp, a plant that is a strain of the Cannabis sativa plant species, can be used to create an environmentally friendly building material.
Article - 26 Mar 2019
On the whole, concrete is a fairly sustainable material and it has a number of environmentally-friendly benefits.
Article - 3 Jan 2014
Strongwell’s pultruded fiberglass grating and stair treads were installed at the Blue Harbor Resort, a four-story indoor waterpark located in Sheboygan, Wisconsin.
Article - 8 May 2007
For over a century, zinc has enhanced the longevity and performance of steel. Zinc coatings provide the most effective and economical way of protecting steel against corrosion.
Article - 19 May 2020
Modern building ceramics are often treated to achieve a range of special properties and to improve their overall quality.
Article - 17 Feb 2020
Infrared and other spectroscopic methods have become an effective, non-destructive, and simple approach to examining the make-up of cement materials.
Article - 20 Dec 2019
International research into uses for waste rubber has steadily increased. One promising use is the incorporation of waste rubber into concrete.