News - 29 Jan 2008
Americans are famous for building big: the tallest sky scraper, the biggest jet, the widest plasma TV screen. But now U.S. entrepreneurs are considering thinking small. Nanotechnology uses particles...
News - 13 Jul 2007
A new home for the Department of Geology and Geography in the Eberly College of Arts and Sciences will be ready Monday (July 2) when Brooks Hall on West Virginia University’s Downtown Campus reopens...
News - 5 Jan 2006
2006 will be "the year of timber frame", predicts the UK Timber Frame Association (UKTFA).
While the cost of bricks and blocks used in most new home construction will continue to rise...
News - 23 Nov 2005
Australian inventor John Dobozy has won the ABC television "New Inventors" award with his new recycling technology for extracting lucrative materials from waste tyres, economically and...
News - 21 Sep 2005
New BGS GeoSure datasets
Landmark will be replacing the British Geological Society (BGS) GeoHazard data with the new BGS GeoSure data. The new GeoSure datasets assess the potential for a hazard to...
News - 30 Mar 2023
Concrete is a highly utilized material across the world, and regarding human resources, only water surpasses concrete in terms of its level of consumption.
A group of scientists at Rice...
News - 12 Feb 2014
The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) presented its prestigious "Project of the Year Award for Green Site Development - Single-family Detached" to Natale Builders on February 5,...
News - 27 Mar 2010
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/53139e/road_and_bridge_co) has announced the addition of the "Road and Bridge Construction in Australia" report to their...
Article - 28 Sep 2022
Fluid viscous dampers were first developed in the 1960s by NASA engineers, but have since found numerous civil engineering applications around the world. Viscous dampers can help protect structures...
Article - 30 Aug 2022
The primary application of biochar, a highly porous substance made from plant debris, is to improve soil. However, more recent breakthroughs have paved the way for its use as cladding material.