bamboo

Engineered Bamboo: The Green Evolution

Bamboo is an appealing green building option but there are limitations to the product. MIT researchers are looking for ways to engineer the grass to create a more structurally sound material similar to plywood.

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Property
Green Buildings Australia

Australian Property Retains Global Sustainability Lead

A new study has shown that Australia's property sector continues to outperform the rest of the world...

Published on 10 September 2014

Architecture
robot-panel-house

Computational Design: Buildings Designed and Built By Robots

Computational methods which balance the reciprocities of form, material, structural and environment, and integrate technological advancement in...

Published on 09 September 2014

Architecture
architecture

America’s Best Architecture Firms Unveiled

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has unveiled its list of the 50 best architecture practices within...

Published on 19 September 2014

Engineering
singapore

Singapore’s New Green Building Masterplan

To accelerate Singapore's drive to become a global leader in green buildings, particularly with regards special expertise...

Published on 17 September 2014

Engineering
students

Australia Behind on Science and Engineering: Report

Australia is falling behind in science and engineering and is the only nation in the OCED not...

Published on 16 September 2014

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