ElasticoSPA reinterprets traditional Italian houses With new construction techniques

Italian architecture firm ElasticoSPA has renovated two traditional houses by using new masonry techniques, combining traditional concrete and stone in a different way. Image © Elisabetta Crovato Called Stoned, the two houses have completely been renovated within an area in the historical centre of San Quirino. Several sort of interventions, from recovery to demolition and…

Struggling construction sector must develop a new talent perspective

South Africa’s declining infrastructure remains an area of concern for the country’s future, yet despite the current environment, opportunities exist for construction companies. Government’s 12% reduction of its infrastructure budget has unsettled an already struggling construction sector, with some construction companies going into business rescue and even bankruptcy. The Bryte SA Construction Activity Monitor reports…