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The prefabricated homes o...

Ready-to-eat pizza, ready-to-eat pasta, ready-to-eat soup – when it comes to food, the phrases "ready-to" or ... read more...

Solid construction – The ...

When it comes to living, Germans love solid construction. At least that's what the figures of the Federal ... read more...

Vertical consolidation: C...

Everything aspires in cities. According to estimates of the UN, about two-thirds of the world's population will ... read more...

When elevators cross

Developing vertically has long been one of the most important ways to gain space in cities. read more...

New Green on Old Paths: "...

As part of advancing urbanization, cities are becoming more and more dense, which is resulting in increased ... read more...

The straw bale house: Sus...

Building in an environmentally friendly manner, using regionally grown materials, achieving the passive building ... read more...

Into the Wild – How beaut...

Bigger, higher, louder seems to be the motto of architecture of the 21st century. But not every construction ... read more...

It's alive! Growing house...

Usually architects and engineers use "dead" materials for their buildings, such as steel, concrete or glass. These ... read more...

Brutalism: Revival of a r...

They are loved and they are hated: The brutalist buildings of the 1960s and 1970s. Sometimes they are explained by ... read more...

Living Close to Nature: B...

Living in harmony with the environment instead of against it - this need is increasingly becoming a driving force ... read more...

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...

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...

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...

Component activation: How...

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

The Balanced Office Build...

What does an office building look like that can be operated particularly energy-efficiently and economically? What ... read more...

Roof boxes: New living sp...

Urban planning is facing major challenges. More and more people are moving into cities and need affordable living ... read more...

Roof greening: Architectu...

Roof gardens are trendy: They increase the living and leisure value, offer protection from wind and weather and ... read more...