In recent years, the Lean Construction method has gained popularity as a way to improve project outcomes, minimize waste, and maximize value for all stakeholders. In this article, [...]
Slope stability is always on your mind when building and designing infrastructure and communities located on or near sloped terrain. In the U.S. alone, landslides cause 25 to 50 de[...]
As global temperatures continue to rise, finding innovative ways to keep buildings cool has become a top priority. Traditional cooling systems such as air conditioning are not only[...]
Circular construction is a sustainable building method that focuses on using renewable resources, reducing waste, and minimizing the environmental impact of construction.  This app[...]
As the world looks for more sustainable ways to build, algae-based construction has emerged as a viable option. Effective and sustainable, the use of algae in construction also has[...]
Building Information Modeling (BIM) is an increasingly popular technology in the construction industry. It can be used to revolutionize the way civil engineers design and build str[...]
Concrete is one of the most widely used building materials in the world, but it has some limitations. However, new additives are being developed that can improve the performance of[...]
The construction world is constantly evolving and changing. We are always searching for new and innovative ways to construct structures that are efficient, sustainable, and durable[...]
Off-grid living is becoming increasingly popular as people become more aware of the environmental and economic benefits. One of the most important components of an off-grid home is[...]
Leaks in pipelines can cause significant damage to both the environment and infrastructure, making it important to identify and repair them quickly. As we grapple with a shrinking [...]
Modular construction has made a comeback in the construction world. In fact, just last year Forbes said, “The future of real estate is modular” If you are using modular constructio[...]
Wildfires are becoming more common.  Largely due to climate change, the increasing occurrence of wildfires means we need to step up the tools we use to prevent damage or loss of li[...]