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LOHA Designs Energy-Efficient Housing For Los Angeles Homeless

LOHA Designs Energy-Efficient Housing For Los Angeles Homeless   The Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects (LOHA)-designed MLK1101 Supportive Housing in Los Angeles provides a safe and affordable home to homeless people and other vulnerable groups. The project also incorporates...

Good Vibration is Key to Quality Concrete

Good Vibration is Key to Quality Concrete   Internal vibrators, sometimes referred to as “spud” or “porker” vibrators are the most common tools used to achieve concrete consolidation in foundations, columns and walls. In addition to consolidating freshly placed...

Tunnelling Starts on Toronto’s Coxwell Bypass

Tunnelling Starts on Toronto’s Coxwell Bypass   TORONTO — The City of Toronto has officially kicked off its Coxwell Bypass Tunnel project.Mayor John Tory and Councillor Jennifer McKelvie, vice-chair of the Infrastructure and Environment Committee, officially marked...

Smart Concrete | Saving Time at London City Airport

Smart Concrete | Saving Time at London City Airport   Contractors working on a huge new concrete deck at London City Airport have used innovative concrete strength prediction technology to help them streamline workflows.Compared to the west London mammoth at Heathrow,...

DoE Paves Way For Expansion of Sustainable Buildings in Abu Dhabi

DoE Paves Way For Expansion of Sustainable Buildings in Abu Dhabi   The Abu Dhabi Department of Energy (DoE) has announced the completion of the Emirate’s first Energy Saving Performance Contracting (ESPC) pilot project encompassing eight retrofitted government...

 Equipment Leader Aided New Concrete Maturity Data Delivery Approach

 Equipment Leader Aided New Concrete Maturity Data Delivery Approach   As the CEO of PASCHAL, a Danish construction equipment supplier, Jacob Christensen asked a tech company to develop a tool it could use to monitor the concrete pressure inside of formwork it rents...

How the New EC3 Tool Raises the Bar on Collective Action

How the New EC3 Tool Raises the Bar on Collective Action   Fifty years ago, we were a divided country, but we also went to the moon by agreeing to work together on a common goal. That challenge required stepping out of our competitive silo’s and focusing on something...