News - 6 Mar 2019
Some of the world’s most famous historical landmarks took thousands of workers and hundreds of years of backbreaking labour to construct. But with innovations in construction technology and...
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.