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Extreme Construction: Building in Antarctica

June 21, 2018

There’s a rare opportunity to work on a construction project located at the bottom of the world in a location few have ever visited. McMurdo Station, the largest of three U.S. Antarctic research stations, is about to undergo a massive […]


3D printing in construction: Immensa files UAE patent for concrete and cement casting

June 7, 2018

Dubai-based Immensa Technology Labs has filed the UAE’s first patent relating to the use of 3D printing in construction. The solution comprises a reusable mould that permits the casting of concrete, cement and gypsum materials in numerous forms. Immensa says […]


Poll: White House shirking U.S. infrastructure

May 31, 2018

Category: Sustainability

According to the latest available estimates from the American Society of Civil Engineers, the economic fallout from a lack of infrastructure investment would be severe. The society projects that by 2025, the U.S. would suffer a near-$4 trillion loss in […]


Construction Techniques

Structural engineered wood products exempt from new EPA formaldehyde ruling

June 19, 2018

Via: BDCNetwork

Composite wood products must meet new U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) formaldehyde emissions regulations as of June 1, 2018. Among the products impacted: particleboard, medium density fiberboard (MDF), and hardwood (decorative) plywood. Structural engineered wood products manufactured for construction applications, […]


Construction Processes, Construction Techniques, Design

‘Athleticscapes’ give colleges a recruiting edge

June 18, 2018

Via: BDCNetwork

It has long been apparent that colleges and universities are engaged in an arms race to attract top student-athletes, with ammunition that includes extravagant training centers and stadiums. John Robertson is on the front lines of those battles. As CEO […]


Sustainability

How cloud technology can power a sustainable construction supply chain

June 18, 2018

Via: Construction Global

Adjuno is part of Cargo Services Group, a well-established global freight forwarding company with annual turnover in excess of $1bn. Starting out as an in-house software team, over the years that team has become a department branching off into other […]