The famed pioneer of carbon-fiber-reinforced polymer concrete, Empa, is back. This time, its researchers have developed a durable, iron-based shape-forming metal alloy. Patented as[...]
Sports stadiums are excellent hotspots of architectural study. The newly-ventilated Louis Armstrong Stadium debuted at the U.S. Open back in August, and experts have weighed in on [...]
Digital fabrication has come a long way. What began with 3D modeling and basic computing-aided design, has now become a lush tech space for cooperative manufacturing solutions. The[...]
The prefabrication company, Plant Prefab, is packing its newest campaign series with fun. Amazon’s Alexa Fund is hitting the forefront, invading homes with a number of Alexa-powere[...]
The Future of Concrete Exists on the Micro-Scale MIT is leading the environmentally friendly design forefront, researching the ways cement particles contribute to heat reduction, e[...]
Green urban architecture is on the rise, redefining the way designers contribute to energy efficient solutions. Today’s city dwellers are tightly packed, but traditional upscale li[...]
When it comes to architectural innovation, implementing forward-thinking design cornerstones takes time. Designers are using 3D printers now, however, and it’s blowing the world of[...]
As most architects, surveyors, and engineers know, infrastructure is a key component of effective building design. Still, its importance is understated. In 2018, the preconstructio[...]