• 10 April 2018

    Volumetric construction could solve housing crisis

    A shift to volumetric construction, an offsite factory-based prefabrication building method, is the solution to solving the UK’s housing crisis, according to a study by architectural practice Ackroyd Lowrie.

  • 23 March 2018

    3D printing used to produce metallic glass alloys

    Scientists have 3D-printed amorphous metal, also known as metallic glass, which has the potential to be used in lightweight structures, wear-resistant materials and higher strength constructions.

  • 2 March 2018

    Piccolo unveils Vision Assistant smart technology

    Technology company Piccolo has launched its Vision Assistant product, which aims to support existing voice assistant technology with smart cameras that track the movements of people inside a home, enabling...