Article - 17 Mar 2003
Aluminum extrusions are used widely within the building industry.
Article - 26 Mar 2003
Steel is one of the most versatile materials used in construction. Light gauge strip steels, in particular, are used extensively in various construction industries.
Article - 29 Oct 2012
Glass blocks are a modern and attractive feature used to enhance the appearance of rooms in buildings.
Article - 18 May 2007
There are common building elements used in different types of buildings, including framing and flooring.
Article - 18 Apr 2007
The multi-award winning 'C' house on Victoria's southern coastline has earned its name because it looks exactly like a slightly flattened alphabetical letter C.
Article - 10 Oct 2003
A 64-bedroom, four storey Hall of Residence using a total of 80 modules, was the prototype for the TMT modular building system developed by Ove Arup & Partners.
Units were capable of being stacked up...
Article - 16 Feb 2004
Whether you’re a construction professional who needs a solution-oriented, quick-find manual or a homeowner who wants help tackling tough weekend repairs, 'Builder's Instant Answers' is the on-the-job...
Article - 8 Aug 2003
The claim from Cromweld Steels is simple – the use of an economical stainless steel and polystyrene pre-fabricated building system for commercial, residential and industrial buildings results in...
Article - 4 Sep 2019
Smart buildings are being developed which take advantage of technology and sensors play a fundamental role in this.
Article - 27 Aug 2019
Alloys are a fusion of metals and non-metallic elements. There are several common combinations of alloys; notably, silver and white copper create sterling silver.