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Above-Ground Concrete Poured for Huge SA Hospital
Concrete has been poured for the first above-ground floor in the mental health unit of what will be...
Light Cycling With Glow In The Dark Concrete
German-based manufacturers Kann and NightTec have collaborated to develop glow in the dark concrete pavers called NightTec Leuchsteine.
Cement Maker Flies Flag for Construction Product Manufacturers
Despite a weak construction market, Australian cement manufacturer Adelaide Brighton brought in record profits in 2012.
US: Operations Manager Becomes Women in Concrete Hero
An operations manager at a surface preparation and concrete polishing equipment firm is recognised as the latest 'hero'...
Biological Concrete Shows Promise for Sustainable Architecture
A biological concrete has been developed by The Structural Technology Group in Barcelona to create ‘living’ buildings and...
Iconic Port Arthur Prison in Need of Repair
The famous Port Arthur penitentiary built in 1843 is in serious decay and in need of urgent repair.
New Zealand Tornado Kills Three Construction Workers
A tornado in New Zealand has killed three construction workers at a high school construction site.
Concrete, Heal Thyself
A research team in the Netherlands are developing a bacterial healing agent which automatically fills cracks in concrete...
Qatar the Gulf’s Most Expensive Construction Market
Qatar is the Gulf's most expensive market for construction materials, a new report says.
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