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Globalisation Impacts Housing Forms
Residential
Thursday April 9 2015

Globalisation Impacts Housing Forms

Ever since the steel shipping container first came into use in the late 1950s, it has affected global commerce in myriad ways. More than 17 million...

Prefab Designs Offer Flexibility with High Quality
Residential
Tuesday February 24 2015

Prefab Designs Offer Flexibility with High Quality

Once viewed as low-budget and low-quality housing, newer prefab designs can provide urban housing and housing in the bush with quality equal to or better than...

Are Prefab Homes Ready for the Mass Market?
Prefabrication
Wednesday February 26 2014

Are Prefab Homes Ready for the Mass Market?

Prefab homes have shown promise for more than a century, but have never grabbed more than a small fraction of the new-home market. That may be...

New Adhesive Tape Makes Prefabricated Housing Faster
Residential
Thursday June 20 2013

New Adhesive Tape Makes Prefabricated Housing Faster

Scientists in Germany have developed an innovative new quick-setting adhesive tape which is expected to make the construction of prefabricated housing even simpler.