What Can Australia Learn from Sweden about Prefabrication?
There is nothing outwardly special about the Hammer Band apartment complex in the southern Stockholm (Sweden) suburb of Bandhegan.
Sweden’s Advanced Prefabricated Construction Industry
Sweden is the leading exponent of panelised building systems, with around 80 per cent of its housing incorporating elements prefabricated in factories to reap the construction...
Volvo Goes Carbon Neutral
Heavy machinery manufacturer Volvo claims to have the first construction equipment facility in the world which is both carbon neutral and powered entirely by renewable energy.
Vertical Gardens to Cultivate Sustainable Skyscraper
A new concept for a twisted tower and vertical garden city has been unveiled by two Berlin architects.