Precast units from Coreslab Structures (left) being put in place at Valparaiso (Ind.) Universitys new student residence. A bath
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Kite Bricks proposes a more efficient way of building with its newly developed Smart Bricks syste...
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Salt Lake City, Utah-based Leland A. Gray Architects is adapting the concrete thinshell structural approach for K-12 schools in
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From vertical farming to glowing trees (yes, glowing trees), Arup engineers imagine the future of...read more
Mill Junction will house up to 370 students and is supported by 50-year-old grain silos.
Designed by Bjarke Ingels Group and James KM Cheng Architects, the 49-story Beach & Howe Tower in Vancouver features a twisting,
Recent advancements in structural design, combined with the loosening of density and zoning requi...read more
Kingdom Tower, set to become the worlds next-tallest building at 1,000 meters, broke ground in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, in 2013.
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U40 Summit participants gathered for a group photo at the conclusion of the Vision U40 competition. Fifteen teams battled for $5
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The Poly Corporation Headquarters in Beijing features a unique design component that was created specifically for this building: The Rocker, which supports the world's largest cable-net glass wall.
KONE's carbon-fiber hoisting technology and the Broad Group's prefab construction process are amo...read more
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Milliken recently debuted a flexible fabric that allows for concrete installations on slopes, in...read more
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Construction crews are going to extremes to save the ornate brick façade of the Provo (Utah) Tabe...read more
Legendary structural engineer Gene Corley passes away
CTLGroup, an expert engineering and materials science firm located in Skokie, Illinois, is sadden...read more
To speed construction of the $110 million Capitol Hill Station light-rail station in Seattle, general contractor Turner Construc
To speed construction of the $110 million Capitol Hill Station light-rail station in Seattle, gen...read more
Integral bacteria create limestone when water infiltrates concrete, sealing microcracks.
Two researchers from Delft Technical University in Holland have developed a self-healing cement t...read more
A group of civil engineers from around the western U.S. is developing additions to the building c...read more
Ruiz began his career with the Holcim Group in 1986 as electrical supervisor with Holcim Apasco,...read more
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Bomel Construction Co. recently completed the structural concrete phase of the largest construction project ever undertaken at S
Components of the $9-million structural concrete construction phase included a 700-foot-long, bel...read more
Soaring to a height of 1,776 feet (540-meter), the 2.6-million-square-foot (242,000-square-meter) the new One World Trade Center
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Stevens also elected to board of directors and vice-chair.
Stoddert is one of 78 schools spanning 29 states to receive the recognition.
Sustainable materials, operational efficiency, and student engagement create high-performance, he...read more