News - 21 Nov 2019
Scientists from the University of Cambridge have assessed the effectiveness of non-mechanical, low-energy techniques for controlling temperature and humidity in a series of experiments.
News - 22 Aug 2019
North American firm helps complete restoration of historic Toronto building.
Cintec North America announces its reinforcement anchors offer stability and support during the revitalization of...
News - 12 Jun 2019
In addition to greenhouse emissions, the final energy consumption in buildings also continues to increase. As a result, it is essential to seek solutions to construct and rehabilitate buildings by...
News - 2 Nov 2018
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A ban on flammable cladding similar to the material used in Grenfell Tower is not enough, says the Fire Brigades Union.
On 14 June 2017, a malfunctioning...
News - 27 Jun 2017
New research reveals the actual heat loss from suspended timber ground floors might be nearly twice that of previous estimates and the potential for thermally upgrading such floors is much greater...
News - 17 Feb 2017
The building sector contributes up to 30% of global annual greenhouse gas emissions, thus it plays a vital role in mitigating climate change. Building with wood is a part of the solution, as wood is...
News - 13 Oct 2016
Panasonic Group in Thailand brought its companies together to fully boost their Homes & Living products under the innovation theme "Smart and Safety Life" to target modern-day living. At...
News - 21 Jul 2016
Build with Strength, a coalition of the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA), released a new video demonstrating the benefits of using insulated concrete forms (ICF) for new construction...
News - 13 Jul 2016
The North American Corporate Headquarters of Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest building materials companies, announced today that it has received LEED Platinum certification for both...
News - 24 Jun 2016
Silverstein Properties Chairman Larry A. Silverstein was joined by approximately 1,000 union construction workers and leading New York government, civic and business officials at a topping out...