Tag: Green Construction

Bridge design is taken to the next level with cool and crazy structures across the world.

5 Cool Bridges You May Not Have Heard Of

Today’s architects, artists, designers, contractors, and builders are collaborating with cities and planning commissions to create outstanding structures that benefit communities and create planning solutions. To make creative ideas a reality, it’s important that the creative and project management processes...

/ June 14, 2017
Take a tour of the world’s most sustainable buildings, featuring water capture, natural light, and green materials.

5 of the Most Sustainable Buildings of 2017

Earlier this year we talked about the importance of sustainability in construction, and how buildings are responsible for more than 40 percent of energy usage across the globe. Thankfully, strides are being made to combat climate change within our shared...

/ May 17, 2017

Going Green in Commercial Construction

In this day and age, being green isn’t just a matter of recycling your trash and requesting paper bags instead of plastic. The pursuit of tackling climate change and conserving our planet’s finite resources affects nearly every person, country, and...

/ February 2, 2017

Some of the coolest stuff we’ve seen at the World of Concrete

People outside the industry laughed at me when I said I was spending the week in Vegas attending the World of Concrete. I can understand how that might sound a little funny but open your curious mind and it doesn’t...

/ January 25, 2012

In the construction biz? There’s an app for that

Let’s face it, smartphones, iPads and tablets are everywhere. We’re checking our email, getting the scores from last night’s games and listening to music on these devices. With the growth of cloud computing technology we’re also able to access our...

/ January 20, 2012

Ring in the New Year with 2011 Construction Predictions and Trends

It’s that time of year again. Trim the tree, pass the eggnog and oh yeah, let’s make 2011 predictions for the construction industry! Gather ‘round kids, the hot cocoa is ready and the story is better than it’s been in...

/ December 10, 2010