Concrete Technology

This is the 5th total precast concrete building solution that Blue Sea Developme
March 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Largest affordable housing development in the nation will provide housing for close to 500,000 pe...

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The Stego Wrap vapor barrier has been submitted to the HPD Working Group a volun
March 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Vapor barrier manufacturer strives to provide better green choices to designers and builders.

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Contractors want to preserve the Harmon as possibly the world's largest trial ex
March 14, 2012 | By Tim O'Reiley, Las Vegas Review-Journal

The testimony began with CityCenter consulting engineer Chukwuma Ekwueme methodically showing pho...

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February 22, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The improved communication, coordination, and collaboration afforded by BIM implementation have a...

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Four types of sustainable roofing systems from Tremco Roofing and Building Maint
February 17, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Changes were so extensive that the certification is for new construction and not for renovation;...

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Laticrete introduced their Supercap Pump Truck, a mobile blending unit that can
January 26, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Cement consumption is expected to increase significantly in 2013, the first time an increase has...

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January 08, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The newest publication from the TCA is the second in a planned trilogy of resources covering the...

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HDR was selected to design Humber Rivers new 1.7-million-sf hospital in Toronto
January 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Humber River  is the first hospital in North America to fully integrate and automate all of its p...

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AIA: New Developments in Concrete Construction
January 03, 2012 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Earn 1.0 AIA/CES learning units by studying this article and successfully completing the online e...

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Aqua Building Chicago
December 19, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Aqua was named both regional and international winner of the International Property Award as Best...

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Tishman
December 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Hundreds of construction trades people celebrate reaching the top of concrete structure for facil...

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December 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Nominate a colleague, peer, or even yourself. ...

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CRSI Design Awards
December 12, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The final deadline is extended until December 31st, with judging shortly thereafter at the World...

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Great Solutions BD+C December 2011
December 10, 2011 | By Leslie Streicher, Associate Editor, and Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The editors of Building Design+Construction present 10 “Great Solutions” that highlight innovativ...

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Green Matters Conference San Antonio
November 22, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

High-interest topics will be covered in technical seminars, including infrared reflective coating...

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CRSI rebar inch-pound markings
November 16, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The intention of this resolution is for all new rollings of reinforcing steel products to be mark...

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November 09, 2011 |

Originally built in 1973, the building had received several alterations over the years but the pr...

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November 08, 2011 | By Justin S. deWolfe and Rene W. Luft, Simpson Gumpertz & Heger

Agglomerated tiles offer an appealing appearance similar to natural stone at a lower cost. To ach...

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November 02, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

This resource contains information on recommended industry practices for estimating, detailing, f...

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November 01, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

A socio-architectural project to create regional food-gathering nodes and a logistics network in...

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The ACI and CRSI anchor training program is expected to be ready by the end of 2
October 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Adhesive anchor installer certification required in new ACI 318-11.

October 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

 

The panels allow interior lights to filter through, from inside. 

October 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Click here for the latest news and products from Greenbuild 2011, Oct. 4-7, in Toronto.

September 20, 2011 | By the Chicago Tribune

Jeanne Gang, a 2011 MacArthur Fellowship winner described by the foundation as "an architect chal...

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January 19, 2011 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Driven by both current economic conditions and sustainable building trends, Building Teams are lo...

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January 01, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editor-in-Chief

About five or six years ago, officials at the University of California at Berkeley came to the co...

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December 21, 2009 | Jeffrey Yoders

New federal data released recently shows sharp increases in the prices of key construction materi...

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December 03, 2009 |

The conditions facing the construction industry are likely to remain weak for another year or mor...

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November 01, 2009 | By Hannah Schroder, Contributing Editor

For years, precast concrete has been viewed as a mass-produced product with no personality or vis...

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October 06, 2009 |

MIT today announced the creation of the Concrete Sustainability Hub, a research center establishe...

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