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July 11,2014

Kite Bricks proposes a more efficient way of building with its newly developed Smart Bricks system.

June 12,2014

Constructing a concrete dome is a costly process, but this may change soon. A team from the Vienna University of Technology has developed a...

Salt Lake City, Utah-based Leland A. Gray Architects is adapting the concrete th
May 15,2014

At $94 a square foot and "virtually indestructible," some school districts in Utah are opting to build concrete dome schools in lieu of...

February 14,2014

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

The centerpiece of the school is the 11-story Lakeside building, which was built
February 05,2014

Formerly occupied by IBM, the 11-story Lakeside building is the new home for North Atlanta High School.

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 "...

Kingdom Tower, set to become the world’s next-tallest building at 1,000 meters,
January 28,2014

Experts from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat release their 2014 construction forecast for the worldwide high-rise industry....

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...

December 12,2013

Thirty specialists from around the world challenge the question of (higher) costs related to sustainability of the built environment

The Poly Corporation Headquarters in Beijing features a unique design component
July 09,2013

KONE's carbon-fiber hoisting technology and the Broad Group's prefab construction process are among the breakthroughs named 2013 Innovation Award...