News - 11 Sep 2019
By substituting non-renewable construction materials such as steel and concrete with wood-based materials, it is possible to lower carbon dioxide emissions and use natural resources more...
News - 30 Aug 2019
GSky Plant Systems, Inc., a global industry leader in the design and production of interior and exterior green walls, highlights its industry-leading maintenance program for Versa Wall® living...
News - 22 Aug 2019
North American firm helps complete restoration of historic Toronto building.
Cintec North America announces its reinforcement anchors offer stability and support during the revitalization of...
News - 16 Aug 2019
Energy use in buildings--from heating and cooling your home to keeping the lights on in the office--is responsible for over one-third of all carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in the United States....
News - 8 Aug 2019
Over 80,000 aftershocks have been registered as the repercussion of the two California earthquakes that took place on July 4th, 2019, which was a holiday.
Californians, who are generally used...
News - 17 Jul 2019
The Green House is a state-of-the-art office building in East London designed by Waugh Thistleton Architects that takes advantage of an existing concrete frame structure and juxtaposes it with timber...
News - 10 Jul 2019
If walls could talk, they would probably tell that reducing pollution and energy costs may be as simple as giving them a fresh coat of lighter-colored and more reflective paint.
A new study...
News - 12 Jun 2019
In addition to greenhouse emissions, the final energy consumption in buildings also continues to increase. As a result, it is essential to seek solutions to construct and rehabilitate buildings by...
News - 29 May 2019
Building Safety Month ends by week 5. Its focus is on how technological developments lead to safer and more resilient homes.
The theme “Innovations in Safety” of this week analyzes...
News - 8 May 2019
Cement is used to build some of the world’s largest structures; however, it appears that it actually has something in common with a sponge.
Cement is a highly porous material and it tends...