News - 18 Jul 2003
The claim from Cromweld Steels is simple – the use of an economical stainless steel and polystyrene pre-fabricated building system for commercial, residential and industrial buildings results in...
With the upsurge in terrorism in recent years and the possibility of accidental blast threats, there is growing interest in manufacturing blast ‘hardened’ structures and retrofitting blast mitigation...
News - 21 Jul 2009
The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC) today debuted plans to create an environmentally friendly living wall at its Pittsburgh headquarters.
The 2,380 sq. ft., soil-based Green...
Article - 19 Jul 2006
Celcon manufactures a wide range of quality aircrete products, available in a variety of grades and dimensions, and all conforming to BS 6073. This is the excellence of Celcon aircrete.
News - 4 Aug 2015
Marvin Windows and Doors has announced the winners of its seventh annual Architects Challenge. The honored projects are designed by architects from all over the country, with awards given in the...
News - 18 Oct 2010
A large number of countries are tightening up their regulations on energy saving for buildings as a result of climate change and rising energy costs. For example, under the revised EU directive on...
News - 23 Apr 2012
North America-based manufacturer of concrete masonry products, OldCastle Architectural has renamed its high-performance wall system to EnduraMax. The product was earlier called SureTouch. The renaming...
Article - 30 May 2007
This type of construction has been used successfully overseas for a number of decades.
News - 29 Aug 2008
DORMA Glas now offers TENSOR, a stylish double-action hinge for glass doors. The device returns the door to closed position by the action of the hinges alone, without the use of a recessed floor or...
News - 23 Mar 2016
Oldcastle Architectural today announced that its InsulTech™ Concrete Masonry System (ICMS), part of the Echelon brand, is one of five elite finalists in the Architizer A+Awards, in the...