Pre-Construction Readiness Training Program

Pre-Construction Readiness Training Program

The pre-construction readiness training program is a training program based out of Fort Myers in Florida that trains young unemployed people for the construction industry in a fraction of the time average training programs normally do. The pre-construction readiness...
Biosolid Bricks

Biosolid Bricks

Image credit: RMIT University Biosolid bricks could be the future of disposing human waste. Over 30% of our sewage after it’s drained of water, treated, and dried just ends up rotting in a landfill. According to researchers at Australia’s RMIT University, biosolid...
Semi-automated Robot – Sam100

Semi-automated Robot – Sam100

Sam100 is a semi-automated bricklaying robot designed for onsite masonry construction. Sam100 was made to assist with the strenuous task of lifting and placing brick, increasing the masons productivity by 3-5x what they could do before while at the same time reducing...
Artificial Intelligence in Construction

Artificial Intelligence in Construction

Artificial intelligence in construction seems like something from a science fiction novel but it’s actually a lot closer to reality than you think. In New Jersey back in February of 2017, AvalonBay’s 235 unit development burned down just six weeks before it was...
KnitCandela – 3D Knitted Shells

KnitCandela – 3D Knitted Shells

KnitCandela is 3D knitted shell technology developed at ETH Zurich and designed to pay tribute to Felix Candela. The heart of this curved concrete shell is knitted while the structure’s formwork is a textile supported by steel cable-net. The structure was designed by...