Construction News

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Featured Research

from universities, journals, and other organizations


Featured Videos

from AP, Reuters, AFP, and other news services

New Ultrasonic Technology Can Show Previously Hidden Cracks

New Ultrasonic Technology Can Show Previously Hidden Cracks

Reuters - Innovations Video Online (Feb. 24, 2015) A new technological development from engineers at Bristol University in the UK say they've developed a way to use ultrasonic nonlinear imaging techniques to find cracks and structural weakness in materials used in things like aeroplanes and bridges, which previously could not have been found. They say that could mean things are replaced on time and not overused. Joel Flynn listens in. Video provided by Reuters
Powered by NewsLook.com
Digging Deep to Stop Leaks in NYC Water Supply

Digging Deep to Stop Leaks in NYC Water Supply

AP (Feb. 2, 2015) Crews are blasting shafts along the Hudson River for a 2.5-mile bypass tunnel to replace a leaking section of the 85-mile Delaware Aqueduct. The project illustrates the complexity of keeping an aging water supply flowing for millions. (Feb. 2) Video provided by AP
Powered by NewsLook.com
Mobile Heat Tech the Google Maps of Energy Savings

Mobile Heat Tech the Google Maps of Energy Savings

Reuters - Innovations Video Online (Jan. 28, 2015) A Boston company has come up with a new and efficient way for homeowners to save money on energy costs, a timely innovation given the impact of this week's snow storms in the northeast US. The company is using a newly developed technology that can map heat signatures for entire cities in matter of days, generating data that could potentially produce billions in energy savings. Ben Gruber reports. Video provided by Reuters
Powered by NewsLook.com
The Next Housing Solution: 3D Print Your Own

The Next Housing Solution: 3D Print Your Own

Reuters - Innovations Video Online (Jan. 12, 2015) What Wikipedia did for information, Alastair Parvin and his colleagues hope the WikiHouse Foundation will do for housebuilding - opening up architectural design plans to everyone and starting to allow people to 3D print materials to build a house; something he hopes could be a solution to building sustainable housing all over the world. Joel Flynn reports. Video provided by Reuters
Powered by NewsLook.com

All Construction News

last updated on 2015-03-01 at 2:26 pm EST

Subscribe for Free


Stay up to date with ScienceDaily's Construction News, delivered daily to your email inbox or RSS reader:

Search ScienceDaily

Number of stories in archives: 140,361

Find with keyword(s):
Enter a keyword or phrase to search ScienceDaily for related topics and research stories.

Save/Print:
Share:

Breaking News:

Share This

via email and social networks

Subscribe for Free


Get ScienceDaily's Construction News, delivered daily via email or RSS:

Most Popular Stories

from the past week

Strange & Offbeat Stories


Space & Time

Matter & Energy

Computers & Math

In Other News

... from NewsDaily.com

Science News

Health News

Environment News

Technology News



Save/Print:
Share:

Free Subscriptions


Get the latest science news with ScienceDaily's free email newsletters, updated daily and weekly. Or view hourly updated newsfeeds in your RSS reader:

Get Social & Mobile


Keep up to date with the latest news from ScienceDaily via social networks and mobile apps:

Have Feedback?


Tell us what you think of ScienceDaily -- we welcome both positive and negative comments. Have any problems using the site? Questions?
Mobile: iPhone Android Web
Follow: Facebook Twitter Google+
Subscribe: RSS Feeds Email Newsletters
Latest Headlines Health & Medicine Mind & Brain Space & Time Matter & Energy Computers & Math Plants & Animals Earth & Climate Fossils & Ruins