Hawaii Homes Built on Hardened Lava
A series of seven homes by California–based Craig Steely reflect their rugged...
Seven Technologies from the World of Concrete for the World of Architecture
These products and advances challenge the notion that the construction industry is...
SOM on Taking Timber Towers from Tall Tales to Reality
Following the publication of its Timber Tower Research Project, the design firm...
Bioreactor and Microbial Façades Take Green Energy to Another Level
Once a nemesis of buildings, mold, along with other organic life, is becoming a...
Global Holcim Award Winners Announced
A secondary school in Burkina Faso, a community center in Brazil, and an urban renewal plan in Germany take top honors and a total of $350,000 in prize money in the sustainable construction awards.
Building Green With Blended Cements
A look at the performance and sustainable advantages of using supplementary cementitious materials in concrete construction.
Recycled-Content Concrete Mix From Quickcrete
Quikrete. Green Concrete Mix comprises 50% recycled material, including recycled...
U.S. Green Concrete Council Releases Guide on Sustainable Concrete
“The Sustainable Concrete Guide—Strategies and Examples” contains eight chapters addressing concrete and sustainability.
Lightweight Concrete for Architectural Panels
Sonoma Cast Stone has made its Classic Concrete and NuCrete versions of EarthCrete...
EARTHcrete From Sonoma Cast Stone
EARTHcrete by Sonoma Cast Stone uses a high amount of recycled materials, such as...