Global Building Material Trends during 2014

Sep 30, 2014 No Comments by

Below is an extract from Qfinance indicating how the financial sector (also the largest industry behind Sustainability) views its outlook on the Global Building Materials industry… The building materials sector is extremely diverse and constitutes a sizable chunk of the industrial base of developed countries. It includes a highly diverse range of suppliers, from cement […]

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BASF Applicator Workshop

Aug 25, 2014 No Comments by

BASF Performance Materials recently held a Spray Polyurethane Foam Workshop for both their current spray foam applicators as well as both new applicators and members of the construction industry at large. Various media were also in attendance to measure the success and impact such a workshop would present. This was the first workshop of its […]

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Lafarge provides an attractive alternative to traditional building methods

Jul 07, 2014 2 Comments by

  As lower environmental impact building materials and designs continue to trump the high-impact structures of yesteryear, architects and developers are looking at what “sustainable” means in housing and workspaces. Charlene Lamb, country communication manager for Lafarge South Africa, the local presence of the international group, says: “While the term ‘sustainable’ may conjure an image […]

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