News - 6 Sep 2018
According to the engineering regulations, the durability and design of the structure lifetime is around 50 years. Its lifetime is extended by regular maintenance or otherwise it should be demolished...
News - 26 Sep 2014
The UK’s first research facility designed specifically to test sustainable construction materials and systems at full-scale and in realistic, open-air conditions is being officially opened by...
News - 14 Feb 2011
Duro-Last® Roofing, Inc. is introducing its Duro-Bond™ system, providing a mechanically-attached roof installation option using non-penetrating “induction weld”...
News - 7 Jan 2011
Today Quanex Building Products Corporation (NYSE:NX), a company specializing in components and systems that produce innovative and energy efficient window and door products, announces its debut at the...
News - 28 May 2010
ISO-Chemie’s expanding foam tape has been specified for a major research project at the University of Bath looking into the feasibility of constructing buildings from straw bales.
Article - 8 Jan 2019
This article explores the use of nanomaterials as construction materials in the building industry.
News - 23 Jul 2009
With the passage of President Barack Obama's economic stimulus package, more than $50 billion in funding is available to modernize schools and federal buildings. Replacing older windows with new...
News - 1 Jul 2009
The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) shared its initial Green Building Survey results at the AAMA National Summer Conference in Minneapolis. Among all the survey's findings,...
News - 22 Mar 2009
The Dow Chemical Company ("Dow") announced today that it has succeeded in converting its first facility that manufactures STYROFOAM Brand Insulation in Dalton, Ga., to its new zero...
News - 7 Jul 2008
Stain manufacturers differ on when to apply stain. Some say that a new slab must cure for 28 days before work is started. Others suggest 14 days. Installers sometimes prefer to do their work as soon...