A third of our waste comes from buildings. This one’s designed for reuse and cuts emissions by 88%

The modular, circular economy building produces benefits in all six environmental indicators we assessed. It’s part of our vision for the decarbonisation of buildings. Learning from nature Natural biogeochemical cycles create little or no waste. These circular cycles eventually transform used material into a new resource. For example, through the nutrient cycle a fallen leaf…

How the construction sector can embrace tech for competitive advantage

Delivering the welcoming address at the recent 14th Built Environment Conference, Professor Kahilu Kajimo-Shakantu, head of the Department of Quantity Surveying and Construction Management at the University of the Free State (UFS), noted that increased and smart adoption of technology can transform the construction sector to make it more sustainable. This as the industry faces…