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...
new fabric for roofing

Milliken presents new fabric for roofing at Techtextil

Milliken showcases new fabric for roofing at Techtextil 2015 Milliken & Co is launching and showing a new coated weft inserted warp knit product offering a 100 percent improvement to the tear resistance of polymeric single...
TEXTILED SPACES Deidi von Schaewen

TEXTILED SPACES exhibition at Techtextil 2015

TEXTILED SPACES Photography by Deidi von Schaewen At the Textiled Spaces exhibition - Hall 4.1, Booth M50: Pictures by the renowned architectural photographer have in recent decades decisively shaped our view of buildings by star contemporary architects...

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...
builtech concrete

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...
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