Article - 17 Oct 2005
Ecoflex E Rosion Control are patented systems that use recycled material to achieve engineer designed structures for control of water erosion, for an average 20% less cost than traditional systems.
Article - 29 Oct 2012
A non-load bearing partition wall can be an ideal, cost effective and simple way of making the most of the available space in a room. For example, it can allow the construction of a separate shower...
Article - 28 Apr 2003
The behaviour of structural masonry walls subjected to eccentric shear and normal forces was studied. Abstract.
Article - 1 Aug 2003
Protection from weather in walls is accomplished in one of two ways: the drainage wall and the barrier wall..
Article - 2 Apr 2003
The various techniques which have been used to simulate the appearance of wall bonding in exposed brickwork are discussed using historic Spanish buildings dating back to the 15th century as...
Article - 30 May 2003
“In the short-term some 65% of domestic energy saving through the Energy Efficiency Commitment schemes would come from insulation, with up to 40% of this from cavity wall insulation.”
News - 4 Apr 2006
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has updated information on managing asbestos in schools. The potential exposure of teachers and pupils to asbestos remains low but HSE is re-issuing the guidance...
News - 29 Mar 2005
You’ve never seen anything like it! Zircon’s ProScanner™ OneStep™ doesn’t look or work anything like your old stud finder.
With a futuristic new design and...
News - 17 Dec 2008
Move over, drills, saws, and jackhammers. Now there's something much faster for search-and-rescue missions. And, it just won a technology Best-of-the-Year Award from Popular...
Article - 28 May 2004
When the American jet pilot Charles Yeager broke the sound barrier flying at 1,200 kph on October 14, 1947, it was a global sensation, an unbelievable scientific and engineering achievement....