Engineering Construction & infrastructure

Drones in Construction — How They’re Transforming the Industry

1 year ago — Quick Read

Whether flying around a room or capturing unique aerial footage, advances in drone tech are offering new possibilities and applications — especially in the world of construction. Over the last...

MIT Wins Mars City Design Architecture Prize 2017

2 years ago — Long Read

The Mars City Design Architecture prize aims to take seriously the question of how people live on Mars. This year the international competition was won by "Redwood Forest" - a...

In Pictures: Hastings Pier wins the 2017 RIBA Stirling Prize

2 years ago — Quick Read

'The Plank' (aka Hastings Pier, the start wooden pier created by de Rijke Marsh Morgan) has won this year's RIBA Stirling Prize The pier uses timber reclaimed from previous fires...

Infographic — What does a structural engineer do?

2 years ago — Quick Read

Think of a structure as the human body: each body part should be healthy for it to be able to function as a whole. A structural engineer focuses on the...

Future Projects Awards 2017

3 years ago — Long Read

The winners of this years MIPIM Architectural Review Future Project Awards have been announced. Future Projects Awards are designed to celebrate un-built or incomplete design projects, and showcase fine architecture...

Wind tunnel allows monks to fly above “Shaolin Flying Monks Temple”

3 years ago — Quick Read

After six years the "Shaolin Flying Monks Temple" has officially opened in Henan province, China. The ambitious project, lead by Latvian studio Mailītis Architects, is nestled in a mountain range...