News - 7 Oct 2021
HiLO, the latest NEST unit, integrates medieval building principles with futuristic construction techniques. The two-story building unit with an attractive doubly-curved concrete roof and a novel,...
News - 21 Apr 2021
A new study by the University of British Columbia (UBC) in collaboration with the University of Pennsylvania and Princeton University proposes a novel system of chilled panels that can substitute air...
News - 21 Apr 2021
The $2 trillion American Jobs Plan from President Biden has placed the country’s infrastructure in the spotlight.
In 2007, the Interstate 35W bridge over the Mississippi River in downtown...
News - 16 Apr 2021
In an attempt to mitigate global warming, engineers from Purdue University have produced the world’s whitest paint.
An infrared camera shows how a sample of the whitest white paint (the dark...
News - 28 Jan 2021
Cementex, the safety tool specialists, announces the release of a new lift-front hood in their Ultralight Series of Arc Flash PPE. The lift-front hoods provide a larger viewing area through the...
News - 6 Nov 2020
A team of researchers from the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) has designed a liquid window panel that not only blocks the Sun to control the transmission of solar...
News - 22 Oct 2020
A white paint capable of cooling below the temperature of its ambient settings even under direct sunlight has been developed by a team of researchers.
This photo shows Professor Xiulin Ruan (left)...
News - 12 Aug 2020
A new study by researchers at the Washington University in St. Louis reports that red bricks, some of the world’s most well-known and inexpensive building materials, can be transformed into...
News - 17 Jul 2020
Integrated solutions based on renewable energy and customized to the requirements and demands of users and installers are being developed by the RES4BUILD project funded by the European Union...
News - 15 Jul 2020
Smart windows, such as those that tap solar cell technology to transform sunlight into electricity, offer the additional opportunity to employ windows as energy sources.
Scientists developed a smart...