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The role of materials for a sustainable construction and ...

Compared to other construction materials like steel or plastic, concrete has a much lower environmental impact as per kilo basis. However, as it is the second most ...
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The sand crisis and recycled concrete: how admixtures open up the ...

Concrete is the most widely used construction material in the world – and also the most environmentally discussed. One reason for this is its reliance on sand as a ...
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Award-winning Czech winery project makes waves with Master Builders ...

Find out how our solutions helped turn the architects’ vision into reality on this stunning vineyard project in the Czech Republic.
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Making construction sites greener

When you search for information on sustainable construction, you easily end up at discussions about the shift from linear to circular economy. Studies show that the ...
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Reconstructing the Fossano viaduct after the collapse due to aging ...

Every driver has experienced traffic jams and delays due to diversions. Fortunately, most of these are related to road works to maintain the structure. In case an ...
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Design, build, use and refurbish – the construction life cycle of ...

The boom in the construction industry does not stop, and with the increasing consciousness about resource and waste reduction the sustainability impact of a building ...
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Waterproofing concrete - the simple way to reduce the environmental ...

“With the new target to cut EU greenhouse gas emissions by at least 55% by 2030, we will lead the way to a cleaner planet and a green recovery.”
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Helping Madeira reach the commitment to sustainable energy production

With its lovely nature and beautiful beaches Madeira is well-known as a holiday location, and furthermore as the home of football star Cristiano Ronaldo. Preserving the ...
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3 aspects of green buildings

Sustainability is all around us, from emission-free transportation to energy-savings in buildings. In the construction industry, the terms “green buildings”, “green ...
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1mio m² waterproofed concrete - saving 1,7 mio kg CO2eq

In concrete-waterproofing applications across Europe, MasterSeal 6100 FX has just passed the one-million-square-meter milestone. Ever since its launch, the number of ...
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Gold and Silver Awards for Sustainability Campaign from Master ...

Berlin, Germany / Vienna, Austria, June 15, 2018: Increased resource efficiency and cost savings can go hand in hand. This is proven with the campaign “Quantified ...
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