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July 24,2014

The concept behind the research is to slice the stalk of bamboo grass into smaller pieces to bond together and form sturdy blocks, much like...

All renderings courtesy Penda
July 14,2014

Beijing-based design cooperative Penda designed a bamboo hotel that can easily expand vertically or horizontally.

July 11,2014

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

Using 3D printing, Arup engineers were able to design and fabricate this lightwe
June 18,2014

The firm's research shows that 3D printing has the potential to reduce costs, cut waste, and slash the carbon footprint of the construction sector...

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...

The Allen Independent School District will not open its high school's $60 millio
May 22,2014

The 18,000-seat Eagle Stadium in Allen, Texas, opened in 2012 to much fanfare. But cracks recently began to appear throughout the structure,...

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May 13,2014

The industry associations, with more than 700,000 members generating almost $1 trillion in GDP, have issued a joint statement on resilience,...

The Tree, on Bergen, Norway's, waterfront, will consist of wood structural modul
May 02,2014

A 14-story luxury apartment block in central Bergen, Norway, will be the world's tallest timber-framed multifamily project, at 49 meters (160 feet...

All renderings courtesy SuperSkyScrapers
March 21,2014

The Singapore Bamboo Skyscraper competition invited design teams to explore the possibilities of using bamboo as the dominant material in a high-...

February 14,2014

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