Article - 19 Apr 2009
In this article playground safety experts have compiled a list of helpful hints to help safely maximize children's experience on the playground and to help take advantage of the many benefits of play
Article - 14 Jul 2006
By using Celcon Foundation Blocks up to 12% can be saved on the cost of foundations per house.
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.
Article - 15 Jun 2022
This study in the journal Buildings compares the suggested method to refined finite element model analysis and simplified model analysis and recommends a method for the rapid prediction of seismic...
Article - 25 Mar 2022
Stilts have been used since ancient times to elevate buildings above ground level. This article will discuss their history, modern usage, and perspectives on the subject.
Article - 27 Jan 2022
Concrete has gone through numerous changes over the last few decades despite its appearance looking almost the same. These changes include the production of environmentally friendly products of...
Article - 3 Dec 2021
The concept of sustainable construction can be simply defined as the ability to construct an affordable, healthy and comfortable building structure. The materials, processes, and maintenance during...
Article - 2 Nov 2021
AZoBuild talks to Carlo Ratti, of Carlo Ratti Associati, about the firm's ambitious plans to build the hydroponic Jian Mu Tower in Shenzhen.
Article - 29 Dec 2008
More than 20 billion tons of carbon are emitted as a result of the burning of fossil fuels.