Article - 16 May 2022
Growing evidence for anthropogenic climate change has forced industries to work to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions. Several strategies have been explored in the construction industry of late,...
Article - 3 May 2022
Enhancing traditional construction materials with waste products has become a research focus in the construction industry in recent decades to meet the challenges of modern society.
Article - 29 Apr 2022
Glass is a non-crystalline amorphous solid that is often transparent; it has wide applications in construction. This article examines some of the different types of glass used for construction.
Article - 28 Apr 2022
The use of recycled materials and seawater sea-sand concrete (SSC) in building has increased in recent decades due to a scarcity of raw materials. Because seawater and sea sand are plentiful marine...
Article - 26 Apr 2022
There is a small revolution in home design currently happening – the tiny house movement. In an age of increasing urban sprawl and the consequent problems that a burgeoning world population brings,...
Article - 21 Apr 2022
This World Earth Day, AZoBuild looks back on some of our interviews and articles that highlight green building.
Article - 11 Apr 2022
Foam concrete is a unique concrete material with numerous applications not only in the construction industry. This article explains what the material is, describes its advantages and applications, and...
Article - 7 Apr 2022
The inclusion of polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) fiber in concrete improves its toughness significantly, according to previous research. The mechanical and thermal performance of polyvinyl alcohol fiber...
Article - 23 Mar 2022
This article will provide an overview of bioengineered building materials, discussing materials, products, and projects that have been made possible due to research in this area.
Article - 11 Mar 2022
This article presents notable modern examples of building to avoid flooding.