The small size of these construction robots could negate the need for road disruption during pipe repairs.
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The use of a sustainable material in every part of a building could alter the very nature of construction for a more sustainable future.
Engineers have developed a replacement for MDF and chipboard that is made from potato peels and is biodegradable.
Intelligent design options simultaneously speeds up the renovation process at a lower cost.
A new eco-friendly hotel concept is portable and can be adjusted to meet guest demand.
A startup is using bacteria to produce an economically viable, biological-based alternative to traditional clay brick.
Urban areas could benefit hugely from this algae curtain that can help reduce carbon emissions.
The next step for automated workforces in construction could be these innovative drones.
Researchers in Canada have developed smart acoustic sensors that can pinpoint small leaks in water mains and can easily be retrofitted onto fire hydrants.
A new sunshade design could keep buildings cool without using any energy.
Students in South Africa have developed a way to convert human urine into building materials.
An app-controlled wearable can detect hidden high voltage points and warn users with vibrations, in addition to storing detailed information of incidents for supervisors.
An autonomous navigating robot dog is capable of carrying heavy payloads and using a modular robotic arm.
A Danish company has developed a robotic construction system that fits inside a shipping container and can be controlled through an app.
An overhead canopy can be shifted around by drones to change shape with changing weather conditions.
A newly designed town in Norway will build a data center that provides heat to its surrounding buildings.
A masterplan developed by the government of New South Wales, Australia, will see a new Western Sydney Airport become the catalyst for purpose built homes and infrastructure.
Sri Lankan paint company created a symbolic temple paint using waste from Buddhist flower offerings.
A new skyscraper features a folded design that blends solid aluminium panels with strategically-placed glass to reduce heat from sunlight and therefore save energy.
An energy positive classroom in the UK can produce 1.5 times the amount of energy it consumes.
Chicago-based company has upgraded 500 parking spaces with technology to meet the needs of driverless cars.
A collaborative project has produced a prototype for a modular paving system that can change the use of a street at any time.