This is a difficult question to answer well since for the most part buildings are big and as such, need a lot of material. Materials we hav...Read More
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What special considerations do super tall and narrow "pencil skyscrapers" require in design and construction, in order to remain stable?
The challenge with this sort of building is to figure out where to hide the lateral load resisting system. These are the elements of the st...Read More
Two towers almost a kilometer high have been announced for Wuhan, China. But they won't just be special because of their height - ...Read More
New construction technique allows concrete domes to be "popped up" There probably aren't many domed concrete structures...Read More