10 Impressive Facts about Concrete

1. Concrete is the most-used material in the world It may not come as a surprise to discover that concrete is incredibly widely used; it is, in fact, used more than any other material in the world – perhaps because the aggregates and water used to create concrete are available virtually everywhere. However it might […]

3D Printing: The Future of Concrete Structures

If you thought 3D printing was reserved for scientists who spend their time generating miniature, plastic duplicates of everyday objects – then you’re wrong. At this moment in time, given all the recent leaps forward in the field, 3D printing’s potential is beginning to look limitless as it begins to permeate a further sphere of […]

5 impressive concrete structures from around the world

Concrete has always been a useful material, but as architecture and building design develops, it is becoming more and more the material of choice for a variety of structures and purposes. From the traditional strength of a concrete dam, to the acoustic performance of a concrete concert hall, here we discuss some of the biggest, […]

What is the environmental impact of concrete?

One of the most important things to consider when undertaking any new construction or development project is the materials used. Striking the right balance between the cost, longevity, functionality and environmental impact of the materials can be tricky, but it is essential to ensure you maintain an acceptable carbon footprint, without breaking the bank. Concrete […]