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Are Self-Repairing Cities the Way of the Future?
Infrastructure
Thursday January 14 2016

Are Self-Repairing Cities the Way of the Future?

Back in 2013, NSW Transport Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) faced a significant challenge.

Are Robots the Future of Construction Sites?
Business
Tuesday November 3 2015

Are Robots the Future of Construction Sites?

While prefabrication and building information modelling occupy a large part of the limelight when it comes to innovation in building and construction throughout Australia, one area...

Futuristic Construction Recycling
Green
Monday October 19 2015

Futuristic Construction Recycling

Imagine a futuristic construction site without waste, with no material delivery lead times and with a sustainable safe working environment.

The Risks and Rewards of New Construction Technologies
Technology
Monday August 17 2015

The Risks and Rewards of New Construction Technologies

A recent CEDA report found that due to technological advances over the next 10 to 15 years, about 40 per cent of Australia’s workforce face a...

Robots Will Build Steel Bridge in Amsterdam
Technology
Tuesday July 21 2015

Robots Will Build Steel Bridge in Amsterdam

In what will be a remarkable demonstration of the capabilities of additive manufacturing for construction purposes, developers in the Netherlands plan to use robotic 3D printing...

Using Robot Teams to Repair Power Outages
Infrastructure
Tuesday October 14 2014

Using Robot Teams to Repair Power Outages

Engineers from Michigan Technological University are experimenting with the use of automated devices to fix power outages in emergency situations.

Computational Design: Buildings Designed and Built By Robots
Technology
Tuesday September 9 2014

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 manufacturing are delivering brand new performative material and construction...

Robots Assist in Mining Rescue Operations
Mining
Friday May 23 2014

Robots Assist in Mining Rescue Operations

Engineers are working on the development of sophisticated robots which will be capable of better assisting rescue efforts in the wake of mining disasters.