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Far from flat: Sensibly u...

Flat roofs in Germany cover an area of about 1.2 billion square meters. A large portion of this has no function ... read more...

Build a house in 24 hours...

The huge robot arm precisely sprays special concrete on the ground, layer by layer. Walls become taller, a ... read more...

Vertical Factories: Urban...

By 2025, the number of mega cities (cities with over 10 million inhabitants) will rise from the current 23 to 36. ... read more...

Structural engineering: H...

The relationship between architects and engineers is not always expressed in mutual appreciation. Architects are ... read more...

Recycling: Building with ...

Waste is one of the biggest problems with our consumer society. Even construction, which is exempted from the ... read more...

Experimental construction...

The ICD and ITKE of the University of Stuttgart are developing potentially pioneering construction methods based ... read more...

Together you heat less th...

New single family homes have a problem: They simply heat too efficiently. The building insulation of single family ... read more...

BIM in International Comp...

The future of the construction industry undoubtedly lies in Building Information Modeling (BIM) – experts around ... read more...

A Roof for the Arena di V...

When a structure has lasted for nearly 2,000 years, this clearly speaks to its quality. However, it can hardly ... read more...

The Cradle To Cradle Prin...

A look into nature reveals: It produces in excess and makes new from old. This is exactly what the "cradle to ... read more...

Pacific Garbage Screening...

If a garbage truck dumped its contents into the ocean every minute, beachgoers around the world would protest ... read more...

Sustainable architecture ...

Construction in poor countries like Burkina Faso or Rwanda presents major challenges to architects. read more...

Sky city and bicycle skyw...

Urban freeways and expressways plow through the city quarter, intersect shopping areas, split business districts. ... read more...

Circular Economy: Eco eff...

We have been practicing circular economy for a long time: by law since 1996. What started as a measure to avoid ... read more...

Houseboat architecture: L...

Living space is becoming increasingly scarce in cities around the world. Floating houses on rivers or canals are ... read more...

Modern prefabricated home...

Prefabricated homes are trendy. In 2016, the number of building permits for prefabricated single and multi-family ... read more...

An exciting path across t...

With an arched span of 265 meters and a height of 220 meters, the Tamina Bridge in the Swiss canton of St. Gallen ... read more...

Component activation: How...

In the context of sustainable building, researchers are not only developing new types of materials, but also ... read more...

Digitization in architect...

The digitization of the construction industry is in full swing – and architecture and civil engineering are ... read more...

ALLPLAN and ALLPLAN Infra...

The International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering (IABSE) is a scientific/technical association ... read more...

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