News - 28 Feb 2019
On February 27th, 2019, DFAB HOUSE was officially opened on the NEST building of Empa and Eawag in Dübendorf.
DFAB HOUSE is considered to be the very first inhabited “house”...
News - 24 Jan 2018
The QUIKRETE® Companies, the leading manufacturer of pre-blended commercial-grade concrete products for the building and home improvement industries, is introducing QUIKRETE® PRO Fast-Setting...
News - 15 Sep 2017
A discovery made by the researchers from Drexel University could create roads that melt off snow and ice during winter storms. This is possible by incorporating a minimal quantity of paraffin wax to...
News - 17 Jul 2017
Is it possible to make a solid wood bathtub out of a single 3000-kilogram (6600lbs) mass of wood, that didn't contain glue or epoxy? More importantly, can this be done in a sustainable...
News - 9 Jun 2017
Caesarstone, luxury quartz surface manufacturer, has introduced a never-before-seen finish, Rugged Concrete, to the concrete series as part of the ever-growing Classico collection.
News - 14 Feb 2017
Rutgers’ Richard E. Riman has developed a new invention to prove that the future will see a wide variety of composite materials that are expected to be cheaper, lighter, stronger and greener...
News - 19 Oct 2016
When a truck rumbles by a building, vibrations can travel up to the structure’s roof and down again, generating transient tremors through the intervening floors and beams.
News - 3 Oct 2016
A global leader in silicon-based technology for construction applications will be featuring an innovative thin insulation at GreenBuild 2016. The high-performance material provides significantly...
News - 14 Sep 2016
Swinerton Builders' work to modernize the Gates-Thomas Laboratory at Caltech has achieved LEED® Gold. This is the first project in California and the first higher education facility in the...
News - 5 Aug 2016
Klarman Hall – the College of Arts and Sciences’ light-filled humanities building that opened last semester – was certified LEED Platinum July 29.
The U.S. Green Building...