Design+Build Magazine Issue #4

A slow revolution can be discerned, slowly solidifying itself around the globe—a revolution that challenges everything we know about the construction industry and about the future of sustainability. The direction that buildings and communities will take is becoming increasingly clear. It is no surprise that construction approaches must adjust, after all with the planet that [...]

By |May 28th, 2015|Design+Build Magazine|0 Comments

Chinese Builder Puts Up 57-Story Skyscraper in 19 days

CHANGSHA, China (AP) -- A Chinese construction company is claiming to be the world's fastest builder after erecting a 57-story skyscraper in 19 working days in central China. The Broad Sustainable Building Co. put up the rectangular, glass-and-steel Mini Sky City in the Hunan provincial capital of Changsha using a modular method, assembling three floors [...]

By |May 21st, 2015|Industry|0 Comments