The Latest Innovations in the Field of Construction.

The Latest Innovations in the Field of Construction.

Latest Innovations
Since Science and technology have made advances in every field, it is expected that it would have made progress in the field of construction as well, and this stands true. There is constant research going on in this area and there have been significant discoveries that have been made already. Let us take a look at some of the developments made in this area: Self-Healing Concrete: Concrete is the most used construction material in the world. Concrete is cheap and adaptable. However, it develops cracks over time and erodes under adverse conditions. Till now the only way to fix these cracks was to patch the cracks up. However, in 2010, a graduate student and chemical engineering professor at the University of Rhode Island created a new type of "smart" concrete…
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Top 5 construction trends for 2018

Top 5 construction trends for 2018

Construction Trends
The construction industry has been growing steadily since 2011. The global construction industry is expected to grow to US$10.3 trillion in 2020. Also, the GDP growth in the global construction industry is forecasted to grow by 3.6% in 2018. It is clear that the immediate future of the construction industry looks very bright and promising. The main contributor to this growth is due to the recovery of the economy, but there are various factors that have set a new wave of productivity rolling in the construction industry. The advancement and application of these technologies in different industries have been increasing at a shocking speed. Newer discoveries are being adopted to modernise old work processes. Here is a compiled list that outlines the emerging trends to look out for in the…
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