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March 17,2014

China's goal, according to Koolhaas, is to de-incentivize migration into already overcrowded cities. 

March 10,2014

Tally provides AEC professionals with insight into how materials-related decisions made during design influence a building’s overall ecological...

March 05,2014

Beveled, geometric, and high-tech patterns are among the hot ceramic tile trends, say tile design experts.

February 27,2014

Two Environmental Product Declarations (EPD), one for Metal Composite Material Panels and one for  Roll Formed Steel Panels for Roofs and...

February 20,2014

The desk is built from plywood and one continuous sheet of resin, and can serve all 145 office employees at once. 

February 14,2014

Mill Junction will house up to 370 students and is supported by 50-year-old grain silos.

February 05,2014

Recent advancements in structural design, combined with the loosening of density and zoning requirements, has opened the door for the so-called "...

February 04,2014

The Bechtel Environmental Classroom utilizes solar power, composting toilets, and an energy recovery system, among other sustainable strategies,...

ACI 318, a structural concrete standard, will be revised. Photo: Wikimedia Commo
January 24,2014

The American Concrete Institute (ACI), an organization whose mission is to develop and disseminate consensus-based knowledge on concrete and its...

Zahner ShopFloor Engineer Craig Long demonstrates one of the ShopFloor design to
January 13,2014

The web-based tool uses the company's factory floor like "a massive rapid prototype machine,” allowing designers to manipulate designs on the fly...