Andrew Ditty

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Speedy Prefab: How a 9-Story Apartment Was Built in 5 Days

We see conceptual modular designs of this kind all of the time, but rarely such exquisite real-world proof of how fast construction can be in the age …

HomeMade Modern DIY Concrete: Coloring Casting

Introduction: HomeMade Modern DIY Concrete: Coloring & Casting<p>About: HomeMade Modern is an online design source that publishes easy-to-follow, DIY …

Here is the Recipe for making Geopolymer Concrete, go wild : Floathouse

I have not yet perfected the geopolymer formula, though I have learned a good bit about what to do and what not to do. I plan to put these into a …

Cellular Concrete

What Is It and Why Would I Use It<p>Despite the fact that cellular concrete has been used in the construction industry for nearly a century, it is not …

Engineering

3D Concrete Printing Achieves New Level Of Complex Construction

As architectural forms continue to become more complicated and curvy, there is increasing demand for the skilled trades to create them. “Construction …

Geopolymer Concrete, Perfecting Roman Technology Today

For all the things Romans got wrong (lead pipes anyone?) did you know we’re still using a less advanced concrete than they did? Consider some of the …

Bendable concrete

May 7, 2005 A new type of fibre-reinforced bendable concrete will be used for the first time in Michigan this summer. Developed by University of …

Experimental building technique makes concrete look like skeletons

Casting concrete is as old as the Roman Empire -- the Romans poured concrete to create their aqueducts -- and even now it remains among the …