News - 27 Sep 2013
The innovative family company, D+H Mechatronic AG from Ammersbek near Hamburg, is also becoming a household name in the USA as an international trendsetter for environmentally friendly construction...
News - 11 Dec 2012
"Some of the most pressing occupational health hazard risks in construction" are associated with masonry operations, asphalt roofing, and welding, wrote Deborah Young-Corbett in an article...
News - 9 Feb 2012
Automation systems form a critical part of energy management. Almost 23% of electricity has been utilized by commercial buildings globally. At present, the market for commercial building automation...
News - 31 Mar 2011
Adaptive Concrete Polishing, headquartered in Toronto, Canada, offers a new way to increase profits and productivity in industrial facilities with the use of exquisitely processed product called...
News - 16 Jan 2011
Transparency for sustainability: At Bau 2011, ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe will be presenting Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) for its steel construction elements. The EPDs cover the...
News - 6 Oct 2010
Falcon Railings is excited to announce the expansion of their topless glass railing system to Vancouver.
Falcon Railings Vancouver has been operating over the past year with tremendous success....
News - 27 May 2010
Michael Baker Jr., Inc., an engineering unit of Michael Baker Corporation (NYSE Amex:BKR), announced today that it has been awarded a 48-month, $14.9 million contract from the Virginia Department of...
Article - 28 Jan 2022
The construction industry is experiencing poor profit margins and falling orders, and there is a dire need to improve its productivity. Research in the journal Buildings takes a look at modular...
Article - 12 Jan 2022
This article reviews a study on the carbon emissions produced by modular construction methods versus those using traditional reinforced concrete. The researchers, writing in the journal Buildings,...
Article - 12 Feb 2020
The evaluation of the physical and mechanical properties of materials is known as physical properties testing.