News - 18 Feb 2020
Bristol continues to build on its ambition to be carbon neutral by 2030 with a highly sustainable development of 50 affordable homes currently underway.
United Communities Shaldon Road - view of the...
News - 9 Dec 2019
Achieving EU energy and climate goals necessitates the decarbonization of energy consumption in buildings. Although there has been a steady increase in the consumption of renewable electricity in...
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 - 11 Jul 2019
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During the summer months, everything heats up, including the asphalt and other materials used to build roads. Pavements, which are susceptible...
News - 20 May 2019
Sergi Aguacil Moreno publicly defended his doctoral thesis on May 15 at Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL). Conducted under the supervision of Prof. Emmanuel Rey, Laboratory of...
News - 26 May 2017
Sri Sritharan called up a digital map of the United States and pointed to a dark blue band running through the middle of the country.
That’s wind country. The blue band runs east from the...
News - 2 Dec 2016
Building Information Modeling, an innovative modeling method, displays blueprints clearly in three dimensions and provides additional information such as technical specifications and requirements,...
News - 29 Nov 2016
Outokumpu delivers Forta DX 2304 duplex stainless steel rebar for the Cromer coast in the UK. Cromer is an English town located on the stormy North Sea coast which needed to rebuild its sea defences...
News - 30 Jun 2016
In the construction industry, many projects involve remodeling or refurbishing existing buildings, and such jobs often face delays or cost overruns when hidden problems emerge.
News - 9 May 2016
To protect the lives of inhabitants, buildings are designed to sway and deform without collapsing in response to earthquake shaking. Many building owners and occupants also expect that, with a modest...