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Nine Steps to Improved Architectural Designs

When it comes to accessibility, there are common themes in architectural design documentation.

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Construction
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3D Printing Poised to Transform Building Sector

The rapid development of 3D printing technology is poised to have a paradigm-changing impact upon myriad facets...

Published on 15 April 2015

Engineering
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Why Is Straw Bale Not Used More in Building Structures?

Straw bale homes seem to tick all the boxes of the ideal passively designed home, yet for...

Published on 16 April 2015

Architecture
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Is Chinese ‘Copycat’ Architecture a Bad Thing?

Walk down the street one Sunday afternoon and you might see traditional classic British architecture with cobbled...

Published on 14 April 2015

Engineering
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Poor IAQ and the Low-tech, Low-cost Solution

The World Health Organization (WHO) has linked poor IAQ and the inhalation of certain pollutants to a...

Published on 09 April 2015

Architecture
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Zaha Hadid Director Lashes Out at “Star-bashing” of Architects

A director with one of the world's most renowned architecture firms has used social media to attack...

Published on 16 April 2015

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