News - 29 Dec 2021
Peab has been commissioned to build Tullgarn Bridge over Fyris River in Uppsala. The customer is Uppsala Municipality and the contract is worth SEK 157 million.
Tullgarn Bridge in Uppsala. Image...
News - 17 Feb 2021
Engineers from Rice University have proposed a colorful solution to futuristic energy collection—adding luminescent solar concentrators (LSCs) to windows in buildings.
News - 1 Dec 2020
Plastic was invented in the late 19th century, and since then, it has transformed human lives. The advent of plastic paved the way to a robust, lightweight, and economical material, which...
News - 23 Dec 2019
Plans to redevelop Forster Square Railway Station have taken another step forward today with the announcement by Bradford Council that a design and build contractor has been appointed.
News - 22 Nov 2019
Building materials that clean themselves could save immense time and labor in homes and businesses, as well as reduce disease risk in settings such as hospitals. Now, researchers reporting in ACS...
News - 11 Jun 2018
University student provides insight into engineering skills gap
There is currently a 20,000-a-year shortfall in the number of skilled engineers leaving the UK’s education system; a...
News - 8 Feb 2018
Engineers at the University of Maryland, College Park (UMD) have discovered a method to make wood more than ten times tougher and stronger than before; creating a natural substance that is stronger...
News - 28 Jun 2017
ZipWall today announced the addition of the FoamRail Span™ Mini Tapeless Seal, an adjustable rail that extends up to four feet and tightly seals a dust barrier without tape. It is the newest...
News - 13 Feb 2017
DIRTT Environmental Solutions Ltd. ("DIRTT" or the "Company"), a leading technology-enabled designer, manufacturer and installer of fully customized, prefabricated interiors, today...
News - 17 Nov 2016
ZipWall® today announced the launch of the ZipWall Dust Barrier Toolkit, which provides contractors with everything they need to set up a dust barrier up to 16 feet wide in minutes, and seal it on...