A startup is using bacteria to produce an economically viable, biological-based alternative to traditional clay brick.
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An architecture firm have designed a modular concrete sidewalk tile with holes for redirecting rainwater to reduce flooding risks and raise climate change awareness.
Engineers have developed a way to strengthen concrete using extracts from root waste vegetables.
Engineers have developed a way to use a byproduct from coal power to replace Portland cement.
By incorporating graphene into concrete, scientists have created a stronger and more sustainable water-resistant material.
A team of scientists have developed a new biodegradable construction material that uses desert sand as an alternative to the extensively mined concrete binder.
A sprayable concrete could significantly enhance the resistance of vulnerable structures to earthquakes.
A new counterweight could be the answer to quieter and stationary washing machines thanks to two UK budding inventors.
Researchers from University of British Columbia have infused concrete with fibres from recycled tyres, which strengthen the concrete and reduce cracking.
Researchers use microwaves to detect iron and steel corrosion deep inside concrete structures.