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The four most efficient methods to repair active cracks in concrete are presented below.

In a new study, researchers have developed a method to improve concrete's performance when subjected to fire using recycled fibers from tires.

Shanghai hosts the longest 3D-printed bridge made of concrete in the world.

A new 3D cementitious panel is introduced as a material that could protect houses from natural disasters.

A group of German researchers has found a way to manipulate construction waste by turning them into new materials.

Researchers have developed micron-sized calcium silicate spheres that could increase concrete's strength and reduce its environmental footprint.

Wood presents a lot of benefits as a building material because it is strong, lightweight and environmental friendly. However, only changes in building codes will make wood competitive with steel and concrete.

A new method to produce concrete that traps harmful CO2 emissions and increases the compression strength is implemented by Carbocure, a Canadian Start-up company.

Breaking the bond between the concrete and the steel reinforcement bars is now less noisy and messy

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MIT students have found a way to produce plastic-reinforced concrete that is up to 15% stronger than conventional concrete, by adding irradiated bits of plastic water bottles

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