Article - 4 Dec 2023
This article provides an overview of the application of mass spectrometry (MS) for the sample analysis of materials used at construction sites and how it helps identify issues related to the quality...
Article - 18 Oct 2023
The history of civilization is one of constant change, especially when it comes to the built landscape. Over the millennia, many buildings have come and gone, replaced by more fit-for-purpose...
Article - 10 Jul 2023
Dutch architecture practice Studio RAP has combined 3D printing with algorithmic design to create a stunning pair of arches inspired by Delft Blue Porcelain. The arches have been installed at the...
Article - 12 Apr 2023
The exceptional chemical and physical attributes of nanoscale materials offer exciting prospects for a diverse range of applications, including reinforcement of structural integrity, energy...
Article - 26 Jan 2023
The RTF Awards is a prestigious award in the architecture and design fields. This article will explore the aims, history, and some notable winners of this renowned award.
Article - 13 Jan 2023
The world’s environment is in crisis. Symptoms of this crisis include rising sea levels and more catastrophic flood events, especially in urban areas. But the human population is still growing, and...
Article - 19 Dec 2022
The majority of concrete floors are flat slabs of material that are either pre-cast or poured on-site. This article discusses the advantages and disadvantages of installing concrete flooring.
Article - 9 Dec 2022
Shigeru Ban’s paper tube structures address many pressing questions for architects today. With his international firm, the Japanese architect has been building sustainably with paper, cardboard, and...
Article - 15 Mar 2022
As an engineering building material, polymers have become increasingly essential. The applications and properties of polymers are broad due to the ease of fabrication and the ability to produce...
Article - 4 Mar 2022
AZoBuild spoke to Tiago Mota Saraiva from ateliermob and Working with the 99% about the Marquês de Abrantes' Palace restoration and interventions. The project was shortlisted for the 2022 EU Mies van...