News - 20 Nov 2013
ACH Foam Technologies' EPS Geofoam was specified as fill for a unique rooftop planetarium in Jenks, Oklahoma.
ACH Foam Technologies Type 46 EPS Geofoam void fill installation beneath the...
News - 14 Dec 2012
AXION International Holdings, Inc., a leader in recycled plastic and plastic composite technologies used to produce ECOTRAX™ rail ties and STRUXURE™ building products, announced today that...
News - 18 Nov 2010
Today at Greenbuild 2010 in Chicago, VAST Enterprises, LLC announced that Firestone Building Products Company, LLC (FSBP) has selected VAST as its exclusive manufacturer of Firestone SkyPaver™...
News - 5 Jan 2010
The fourth Empa Innovation prize, with its 5000 Swiss Franks endowment, has been awarded this year to Josef Kaufmann, Joern Luebben und Walter Trindler. Together with fiber specialist Eugen Schwitter...
Article - 29 Nov 2022
Decarbonizing the construction industry is currently a central research focus. Engineers and scientists have extensively explored innovative strategies to reduce carbon emissions and consequent...
Article - 13 Jun 2022
At present, ceramic waste use is limited in the construction industry due to a lack of understanding. In fact, ceramic waste matches or can improve the performance of other common aggregates used for...
Article - 16 May 2022
Growing evidence for anthropogenic climate change has forced industries to work to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions. Several strategies have been explored in the construction industry of late,...
Article - 3 May 2022
Enhancing traditional construction materials with waste products has become a research focus in the construction industry in recent decades to meet the challenges of modern society.
Article - 26 Sep 2019
Non-destructive testing plays a key role in construction as it ensures materials and joining processes during fabrication and erection phases are of the highest quality.
Article - 26 Mar 2019
On the whole, concrete is a fairly sustainable material and it has a number of environmentally-friendly benefits.