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New lightweight floor slabs. Architecture

New Concrete Floor Slabs, Gothic Construction Techniques Inspired ETH Zurich

Apr 24, 2017 11:56 AM EDT Gothic construction techniques commonly used in the 19th century has inspired ETH Zurich to devise lightweight and concrete floor slabs.

When 3D Printing Said Hello To Medical Science! Articles

When 3D Printing Joins Medical Science

Mar 16, 2017 01:04 AM EDT The term 3D printing is not very new to any of us. We are all more or less acquainted with the know how’s of the same. In fact, this is a process that is being used in almost every part of the technological era these days.

30th Anniversary of Apollo 11 Moon Mission Technology

3D Printed Space Colonies

Sep 08, 2014 12:22 PM EDT With long-term plans to colonize the Moon and Mars, on-site 3D printing may provide a practical solution for Lunar and Martian architecture. However, extraterrestrial housing provides unique challenges to builders.

Dragon Bench: a furniture piece made from 3D-printed metal by Joris Laarman now on exhibit at the Friedman Benda Gallery Articles

Dutch Designer Joris Laarman and Autodesk Produces First 3D-Printed Metal Furniture

May 21, 2014 07:33 PM EDT Joris Laarman and Autodesk collaborate to create the first affordable metal furniture by 3D-printing

BIM Technology

Trimble Releases SketchUp 2014 with Integrated BIM

Mar 19, 2014 08:03 AM EDT The newly-released SketchUp 2014 has integrated features for Building Information Modeling (BIM)