News - 14 Feb 2019
Star architects Prof. Werner Sobek and Helmut Jahn strived to create a "Tower of Light" with the thyssenkrupp test tower in Rottweil, Germany. For one day, it will now also become the...
News - 11 Jan 2019
Researchers at the University of Southern California (USC) see a lack of communication when it comes to buildings and their occupants. However, if there is improved dialogue between the two, smart...
News - 20 Nov 2018
The UCLA was chosen as one of its 2018 visionaries by the U.S. Green Building Council-Los Angeles chapter, to be recognized at the group’s annual Green Gala to be held on December 6th, 2018 in...
News - 2 Nov 2018
A ban on flammable cladding similar to the material used in Grenfell Tower is not enough, says the Fire Brigades Union.
On 14 June 2017, a malfunctioning fridge-freezer on the fourth floor of...
News - 7 Sep 2018
Dulux Trade, the UK’s leading paint brand, has revealed its coveted ColourFutures™ colour palettes for 2019.
Now in its 16th year, the Dulux Trade ColourFutures™ 2019 palette is...
News - 10 Aug 2018
A NEW collaboration aims to develop blockchain solutions to the data recording problems which can jeopardise complex construction projects.
Edinburgh Napier University is teaming up with...
News - 7 Aug 2018
The number of visitors attending The Homebuilding & Renovating Shows who are working on a live project is increasing year on year, according to new research from the event organisers Future...
News - 30 Jul 2018
On July 20th, The Weitz Company accomplished a major step by delivering 211 new apartments in downtown Denver when it topped out SOVA, a 12-story multi-unit residential project for developer McWHINNEY...
News - 10 Jul 2018
Tartu researchers have developed a unique material, which could make rapid and cost-effective 3D-printing of energy-efficient buildings from oil shale ash and milled peat a reality.
News - 7 Jun 2018
In the United States, every winter, nearly 20 billion dollars worth of energy escapes out of the windows - specifically, double-paned insulating windows installed on most of the buildings. At present,...