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Quiet at last - Improved ...

More and more people are taking advantage of the positive ecological and physical properties of timber ... read more...

Independent and self-supp...

It is getting cramped on earth. World population is growing by 2.5 people per second. Our planet has more than 7.5 ... read more...

Technical Interoperabilit...

One of the basic goals of Building Information Modeling (BIM) is an efficient information management of ... read more...

How sustainable is energy...

Energy efficiency and sustainability are trendy (and hopefully sustainable). It ranges from individual consumers ... read more...

Smart Homes – Trend and C...

The demand for an automated and remote-controllable home is continuously increasing. The requirements for ... read more...

From the kitchen to the m...

Tunnel construction is a labor-intensive and time-consuming endeavor. It is true that the blasting and boring go ... read more...

Unbeatable air improvers:...

Air pollution is a serious problem that claims more than one million lives worldwide annually. Most of these ... read more...

Green giant: China's purs...

Considered as a nation, China is the world's most polluting and CO2-emitting country. Mega cities such as Beijing ... read more...

Brilliantly Green: Everyt...

Plants are not just vital producers of oxygen for us. They are also proven to increase our well-being and offer a ... read more...

A High-Rise Made of Wood?...

"Wood is style." This quote from Matthias Horx, one of Germany's best-known future and trend researchers, shows ... read more...

Sustainable building: Tri...

A sustainable building culture also looks for environmentally-friendly alternatives when it comes to insulation ... 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...

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...

Pacific Garbage Screening...

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

Life in concrete: Residen...

Concrete is popular due to its structural, aesthetic and many physical structural properties. However there are ... read more...

Flexible concrete: Smart ...

Concrete is an infinitely variable building material. In use for thousands of years, it was repeatedly developed ... read more...

Sustainability in urban p...

In order to meet the requirements for sustainable urban planning in densely populated metropolitan areas, South ... read more...

Modular construction: mul...

The urgent need for new living space is a problem with many faces. Modular construction offers flexible solutions ... read more...

Optimize your office!

Activity Based Working is gradually changing the office environment as we know it. But a more recent concept is ... read more...

The plus energy residenti...

Europe’s largest plus energy house was completed in Frankfurt in 2015. It extends over 150 metres and provides ... read more...