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Fiber Reinforcement in Concrete

ABSTRACT Concrete has high compressive strength, stiffness, low thermal and electrical conductivity, but it lacks in tensile, flexural strength as well as structure formed is brittle and not tough. When fibers with small staple length...
Clamshell tent

Tent you open like a Clamshell

Mollusc dome tent flips open to function as a scenic sunshade Intended as a versatile, all-day shelter for the wilderness, festival or even backyard, the Mollusc tent features a unique, nature-inspired flip-top construction. The dome...
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Geosynthetics in Golf Course Construction

Most of the world’s best professional golfers were in Augusta, Georgia, USA from 9 – 12 April 2015 for the 79th edition of the Masters, the historic tournament that each April kicks of the PGA’s...

Modular POD tents

If you have ever wished for a more communal camping experience, you might want to check out these awesome POD tents from M2C Innovation. POD Tents can be built into multi-room units for festivals...

Bubble Dome made from hundreds of TPU balls

Soon after completing their inflatable RGBubble pavilion on the Brown University campus, Rhode Island-based design collective Pneuhaus unveiled their Bubble Dome made up of hundreds of TPU balls. The team, led by three friends...
Greenway Echelman Sculpture

Massive Aerial Sculpture Over Boston’s Greenway

Greenway - Fiber Art makes it big Janet Echelman‘s latest aerial sculpture has been suspended 365 feet above Boston’s Rose Kennedy Greenway. On view through October 2015, the monumental installation spans 600 feet, occupying a void where an elevated...
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Roof for Haramain High-Speed Railway Station

Lightweight Composite Concourse Roof The stylish, umbrella shaped concourse roof of the new railway station at Madinah uses a lightweight advanced composite solution to meet both the architectural design and natural light access requirements, alongside...

SylvanSport’s ultra-versatile camping

SylvanSport offers outdoor enthusiasts some of the lightest, most versatile trailers in the business. Now it's teaming up with Goal Zero to bring solar power to its flagship gear-hauling, overnighting GO trailer. The trailer...

Ark Nova: World’s First Inflatable Concert Hall Will Tour Recovering Areas in Japan

In collaboration with Japanese architect Arata Isozaki, British sculptor Anish Kapoor has designed an inflatable, portable concert hall for the nationwide tour of the Lucerne Festival. He's dubbed the project “Ark Nova.” Kapoor—known for...
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Textil Bau – perfection and elegance of membrane structures

Your professional partner of membrane structures. Textil Bau is a company that designs and implements projects in the area of textile architecture. It is famous for building and realizing a hard structure membrane all over...
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