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CLT: DELIVERING ADDITIONAL HEIGHT FOR DEVELOPER

Xlam’s expertise in CLT enables developer to fully realise sites potential READ MORE

UK’S FIRST OFFSITE MANUFACTURED ZERO CARBON HOMES ARRIVE

It’s said the future has already arrived, it just isn’t evenly distributed – offsite manufacturer ilke Homes is addressing that imbalance. READ MORE

CLOUD-BASED DIGITAL BUILDING PLATFORM LAUNCHED

Australian cloud-based design building platform empowers consumers to personalise and live-price builds. READ MORE

LATEST STORIES

From high strength to a lighter environmental footprint than concrete or steel, the benefits of cross-laminated timber (CLT) are proven. But for a recent development in Brisbane, CLT’s ability to create a unique build on a challenging site, using innovative materials and methods, proved beneficial to the forward thinking client. And strong team engagement from project inception enabled highly detailed... READ MORE
Ike Home has delivered nine modular offsite manufactured homes in the UK, and all have an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rating of ‘A’. In achieving an “A” rating they’ve joined the very few, as only 1% of new builds are ‘A’ rated, and only 0.16% of total housing stock has this top classification. ilke Homes says offsite manufactured homes create... READ MORE
It’s a fully integrated online architectural design building platform that enables home builders and their customers to visualise and personalise their homes. Home buyers can, for instance, even get the estimated cost in real-time as they customise the 3D model of their home. In addition to minimising the turnaround on reworked plans and budgets, the software platform can also produce... READ MORE
BCollective, a small Vancouver-based company that designs and builds eco-friendly homes, is on a mission to establish and collaborate with others (open-source sustainable building system) on the path to net zero homes. Chris Hill, BCollective President, and his team have committed significant resources to accelerate the adoption of sustainable building practices, and they’ve embarked on a project to deliver their... READ MORE
Researchers from Saudi oil company Aramco and the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) have developed a method of introducing more CO2 into precast concrete at the curing stage, saying it could be an important use for emissions captured from industrial processes, including cement-making. Carbon-cured (CO2) precast concrete sets much faster than the industry norm, and is more... READ MORE
Twente Additive Manufacturing (TAM) announced their Fibonacci House, Canada's First 3D Printed Home is now available for rent. The house showcases the advantages that the 3D Concrete Printing Technology has to offer; free form design with curved walls that gives the house a fluid outline and robust structure. It’s also said to be completely sound and climate proof, easy to maintain... READ MORE

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