News - 23 Jul 2019
Work has finished on the Craigieburn Sewage Transfer Hub, a critical piece of infrastructure which will service up to 420,000 people in Melbourne’s northern growth corridor.
The $69 million...
News - 20 Jun 2019
Everything you need to know about generator hire and purchase and finding the right solution for your construction project.
A generator is often a vital part of construction project...
News - 15 Apr 2019
A project established by scientists of Valencia’s Polytechnic University will help reduce the vulnerability of important buildings such as schools, hospitals, or passenger...
News - 16 Feb 2018
3D-printed materials are mostly soft and flexible during printing which can cause the printed walls to collapse or fall over.
A professor in Applied Mechanics at the Eindhoven University of...
News - 17 Jan 2018
Some of the top global development goals have been the reduction of carbon dioxide emissions and climate protection. Consequently, research and development schemes have been carried out nationally as...
News - 19 Oct 2017
Boxabl's concept allows customers to order totally customized commercial buildings or homes, which can be shipped the following day to construction sites. Boxabl's patented shipping and...
News - 20 Jul 2017
Researchers from Rice University have determined that no matter how small or large a tobermorite is, it will react to loading forces precisely in the same way. However, the strength of tobermorite...
News - 6 Jul 2017
The concept of green-infrastructure is quite attractive, but there is apprehension regarding its effectiveness. Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign are employing a...
News - 1 Mar 2017
A new technique of manufacturing ceramics has been developed by material scientists at ETH Zurich. With this technique, starting materials no longer have to be fired. Instead, using high pressure...
News - 19 Oct 2016
When a truck rumbles by a building, vibrations can travel up to the structure’s roof and down again, generating transient tremors through the intervening floors and beams.