Global Building Materials Industry Analysis in 2015

According to MarketLine, The global building materials market is expected to increase over 6% yearly through 2015 to reach almost $890 billion. The industry encompasses many items such as cement, brick, concrete, sand, aggregates and gravel manufacturers. Cement manufacturing was the most dynamic market segment in 2010, even reaching about $200 billion, or nearly a […]

World’s First 3D-Printed Apartment Building Constructed in China

While architectural firms compete with their designs for 3D-printed dwellings, one company in China has quietly been setting about getting the job done. In March of last year, company WinSun claimed to have printed 10 houses in 24 hours, using a proprietary 3D printer that uses a mixture of ground construction and industrial waste, such […]