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Integral bacteria make limestone when water infiltrates concrete, sealing cracks
February 22,2013

Two researchers from Delft Technical University in Holland have developed a self-healing cement that can stop microcracks from forming in concrete...

The design incorporates numerous sustainable initiatives and is striving for LEE
June 29,2012

The 332,000–sf design draws on the predominantly red brick character of The Christ Hospital’s existing buildings, interpreting it in a fresh and...

June 25,2012

The academic building, completed in 2009, provides classrooms, computer labs, faculty offices, and meeting spaces for the College, which has a...

June 08,2012

Student input on green elements provides learning experience.

June 01,2012

The full report contains participating firm demographics, energy reduction initiatives undertaken by firms, anecdotal accounts, and lessons...

The International Animal Health and Food Safety Institute at the K-State Olathe
June 01,2012

Aspects of the design included a curtain wall and punched openings allowing natural light deep into the building, regional materials were used,...

The virtual models and walkthroughs helped identify potential safety risks earli
June 01,2012

3D BIM site safety plans enable building inspectors to take virtual tours of construction projects and review them in real-time on site.

Eun Grace Ko's winning entry for Boral Brick's “Live.Work.Learn” student archite
May 30,2012

Eun Grace Ko, a student at the Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada, named winner of annual contest.

Construction began in June 2011 for the project, which was funded by a capital c
May 24,2012

The project united the school campus and church campus including a 1,200-sf chapel expansion, a new 10,000-sf commons building, 7,400-sf of new...

May 15,2012

IRWIN Tools invites the nation to honor "The Real Working Hands that Build America and Keep it Running Strong".