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Light Transmitting Concrete turns walls into screens

Light Transmitting Concrete turns walls into screens

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 15, 2013

From a functionality standpoint, innovations like this may seem a bit silly to those of us who use concrete to, ...

Concrete canvas tent inflates and hardens into permanent structure

Concrete canvas tent inflates and hardens into...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 14, 2013

This is a development that has great to potential to have far reaching effects across the world. A U.K. company ...

Drones may one day build skyscrapers

Drones may one day build skyscrapers

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 04, 2013

We've seen how unmanned aerial vehicles can be used for surveying. But how about being used to construct a full-fledged ...

Cat excavator, wheel loader teams both take home the crystal in a first for Equipment World Innovations awards

Cat excavator, wheel loader teams both take home the...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jan 30, 2013

The weather was cold, but the reception most definitely was not last week in Peoria. For nine years now, Equipment World ...

Volvo receives Equipment World Innovations Award

Volvo receives Equipment World Innovations Award

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jan 30, 2013

Pamela Messer and Ian Harvey (center and right) receive the 2013 Equipment World Innovations Award from our own Geoffrey Love, ...

Dutch architect to build house with a 3D printer

Dutch architect to build house with a 3D printer

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 22, 2013

At this point, 3D printers are typically used for minor engineering purposes. They can be useful for drafting out a ...

Place your vote for the World of Concrete 2013 Most Innovative Product Award

Place your vote for the World of Concrete 2013 Most...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 10, 2013

We're less than a month away from World of Concrete (WOC) but there's already a way you can begin participating ...

Discovery could lower cost of making biofuel

Discovery could lower cost of making biofuel

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Dec 06, 2012

  Scientists at the United States Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and the BioEnergy Science Center (BESC) have ...

Century-old fermentation process may produce cleaner-burning diesel

Century-old fermentation process may produce...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 13, 2012

University of California, Berkeley scientists have discovered a way to produce renewable diesel fuel by using a fermentation process once ...

Thunderbolts and lightning very, very … concrete recycling?

Thunderbolts and lightning very, very … concrete...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 12, 2012

Citing “no effective recycling method for concrete rubble,” concrete technology group researchers in Holzkirchen, Germany with the Fraunhofer Institute for ...

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