Article - 23 Mar 2022
This article will provide an overview of bioengineered building materials, discussing materials, products, and projects that have been made possible due to research in this area.
Article - 17 Feb 2020
Infrared and other spectroscopic methods have become an effective, non-destructive, and simple approach to examining the make-up of cement materials.
Article - 25 Apr 2019
Given the increasing awareness of climate change and the desire to do something about it, sustainable housing is a priority across the world and new technology is major driving force in this push to...
News - 16 Nov 2009
Subaru of America, Inc. announced that Walser Subaru has been awarded LEED certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for the construction of its new Subaru dealership in Burnsville,...
Article - 6 Jun 2007
Plywood is made by slicing wood into thin veneers and gluing the veeners together to form a sheet.
Article - 30 Aug 2022
The primary application of biochar, a highly porous substance made from plant debris, is to improve soil. However, more recent breakthroughs have paved the way for its use as cladding material.
Article - 30 Mar 2022
AFm is abbreviated from ‘alumina, ferric oxide, monsulfate’. The AFm phase of Portland cement refers to a group of similar members of hydrated calcium aluminates that have a hydrocalumite-like...
Article - 15 Feb 2022
AZoBuild talked to Peris+Toral Arquitectes, finalists for the EU Mies van der Rohe award, about their work 85 Social Housing Units project.
Article - 27 Aug 2019
Sustainable architecture addresses the negative impacts construction can have on the environment, not only while a building is being constructed.
Article - 2 Jan 2013
Bricks are one of the oldest types of building materials and are inexpensive to manufacture, very durable, and require minimal maintenance.