MIT research scientist and architect John Klein has created a mass timber building prototype for shared communal spaces...
12 Jul 2018
Many economists expect President Donald Trump's tariffs on imported steel and aluminum to increase what American companies and consumers pay...
Daniel Cooper 19 Jun 2018
The cost of global construction is set to rise by 4.3% during 2018 compared to 4.1% in 2017...
30 May 2018
Frank Gehry has released an updated version of plans for his new Ocean Avenue Tower in Santa Monica, California...
8 May 2018
US architecture firm Studio Gang has unveiled plans for its new tower in Los Angeles, featuring a curvaceous form...
7 May 2018
A decade after the global economic collapse, urban development is booming...
Sean Weiss 5 Jan 2018
Before Hurricane Harvey made landfall on 25 August, there was little doubt that its impact would be devastating and wide-ranging. ..
Thaddeus R. Miller and Mikhail Chester 8 Sep 2017
A strong signal of growing business engagement with Africa by large US corporations was the announcement last September by Caterpillar CEO Doug Oberhelman of plans to invest over $1b in Africa over the next five years...
14 Jul 2017
WASHINGTON, US: Firms operating nuclear power plants and other energy facilities in the US have been hacked in recent months, the New York Times reported Thursday, 6 July...
10 Jul 2017
Foreign steel producers on Wednesday, 24 May, called for prudence from the Trump administration as it considers possible actions to shield domestic companies from unfair imports on national security grounds...
26 May 2017
Before you settle for a painter, it's a good idea to contact several painting contractors and have a meeting with all of them to increase your chance of getting the best...
Naija Writers’ Coach 22 May 2017
Kay Sargent, senior principal of strategic accounts and workplace at HOK, a global design and engineering firm, will present a seminar focused on environmental design at CorpComm Expo 2016...
25 Aug 2016
A consortium led by Swedish construction company Skanska was picked for a $3.6bn project to modernize New York's LaGuardia Airport, regional transport officials announced on Thursday, 28 May...
1 Jun 2015
WASHINGTON, USA: Cyber attacks might be taking a toll now, but just wait: a survey of experts says things are likely to get even worse in the US over the next decade.
30 Oct 2014
WASHINGTON, USA: A Google executive, Alan Eustace, set a new record by jumping successfully from near the top of the stratosphere, 41,000m above the Earth and, in the process, broke the sound barrier as he fell.
27 Oct 2014
WASHINGTON, USA: The United States has failed to sufficiently adapt to new cyber-security threats, exposing itself to potential terror strikes as devastating as September 11, authors of the report on the 2001 attacks have warned.
25 Jul 2014
WASHINGTON, USA: Cyber-attackers, possibly even state sponsored, have been targeting energy operations in the United States and Europe since 2011 and were capable of causing significant damage, security researchers have claimed.
1 Jul 2014
WASHINGTON - All the pieces of the most powerful space telescope ever made are ready for assembly at NASA, the US space agency said on Monday (3 February).
4 Feb 2014
SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Apple's plan to build a verdant new campus crowned with a shimmering flying-saucer shaped headquarters was cleared for 'lift-off' Tuesday, 15 October.
17 Oct 2013