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30

Nov 2022
Material building price fluctuations affecting Vietnam construction sector

... in addition to the impact of the pandemic, raw material price fluctuations have created a "nightmare" for building builders. Due to increasing demand for building materials, the price index of raw materials, ...

28

Nov 2022
Impack Pratama optimistic about demand for building materials

Trend of rising building material costs has affected the Indonesian company [PAID=]The current trend of rising building material costs has also affected PT Impack Pratama Industri Tbk, in Indonesia, ...

24

Nov 2022
Vietnamese building materials industry aims at zero emissions by 2050

The Vietnam Association of Building Materials held a seminar on how to reach this goal [PAID=]On February 23, the Vietnam Association of Building Materials organized a seminar on “Building Materials ...

24

Nov 2022
Volgograd processes construction waste into building materials

Parts of former buildings are recycled and reused [PAID=]In the Russian region of Volgograd, there is an experimental project where new building materials are obtained from the construction debris generated ...

18

Nov 2022
Drexel Building Supply with plans to acquire McMahon and Company

The deal will be official on December 31 US-based Drexel Building Supply announced that the company plans to merge with McMahon and Company, a leading supplier in Wisconsin. The deal will be official ...

18

Nov 2022
Building materials prices drop in the US

Prices decreased in October In the US, the prices of building materials decreased 0.2 percent in October (not seasonally adjusted) following a 0.5 percent drop in September, according to Lesprom, citing ...

16

Nov 2022
Germany constructs the first carbon concrete building

In the city of Dresden The first building composed of carbon-reinforced concrete, known as the "Cube," opened in Germany after two and a half years of construction at the Dresden University of Technology. ...

16

Nov 2022
Russia´s Vostokcement is building a dry port

... vessels. The necessity for such a facility stems from the fact that Vladivostok's ports are overcrowded, making wagon deliveries of cement impossible. As a result, the major building materials from Spassk-Dalniy ...

16

Nov 2022
Building material that consumes CO2 reaches the US

... years, industrial hemp was outlawed in the United States, reports Reasonstobecheerful. The hemp construction materials were added to the model US residential building code in September 2022, clearing ...

16

Nov 2022
Building material prices rise in Portugal

... Building material prices have increased by up to 20 percent in September, according to Visão, citing the National Institute of Statistics. Houses are becoming increasingly expensive, owing to an imbalance ...

15

Nov 2022
Building materials turnover rises in Brazil

During the month of October [PAID=]The construction materials industries' turnover increased somewhat in October in Brazil. The outcome for the month is a 0.3 percent increase over September. There was ...

10

Nov 2022
Increase in building material costs eases in Mexico

During the month of October [PAID=]The increase in construction materials costs slowed last October in Mexico, resulting in the mildest increase so far this year, as reported by El Economista. Construction ...

09

Nov 2022
Turkey to use building materials from Ryazan, Russia

... agreed to supply the region with building materials, according to Rossaprimavera. Artem Nikitin, deputy chairman of the government of the Ryazan, announced an agreement on the supply of building materials ...

09

Nov 2022
China launches plan to boost low-carbon building materials

The country wants to achieve carbon peak target in 2030 China has announced a plan to boost low-carbon development in the building materials sector, a major source of industrial carbon emissions, with ...

07

Nov 2022
Doman Building Materials announces latest financial results

For the quarter ended September 30, 2022 Doman Building Materials, based in Canada, announced its third quarter financial results for the period ended September 30, 2022, according to Marketscreener. ...

04

Nov 2022
Inflation impacting building materials costs in Spain

...  Since the cost of the primary building materials, such as iron and wood, has increased by 15 percent to 20 percent due to inflation, far less is being built than what the demand calls for. Due to the ...

31

Oct 2022
Hong Kong seeks carbon neutrality through renewable building materials

Renewable resources can reduce carbon emissions from buildings [PAID=]Researchers at City College of Hong Kong used material flow analysis and remote sensing technology to estimate the inventory of ...

26

Oct 2022
Vietnam's government seeks to stabilize prices of building material

Prices of steel and paving bricks kept rising in the first 9 months [PAID=]The Government of Vietnam is seeking to stabilize the prices of building materials, which are increasing during the peak season ...

25

Oct 2022
Honduran Chamber of Construction projects rise in building materials prices

As a result of the high cost of fuel in Honduras [PAID=]The Honduran Chamber of the Construction Industry (Chico) is expecting an increase in the cost of construction materials in the coming weeks as ...

25

Oct 2022
Kodiak Building Partners purchases Albeni Falls Building Supply

American company expands presence in the Pacific Northwest Kodiak Building Partners, from the US, announced this week that it has acquired Albeni Falls Building Supply, a supplier of lumber and building ...

24

Oct 2022
Prices of building materials continue to rise in the US

Costs increased by 8 percent since the beginning of 2022 The costs of new homes are on track to increase in the US due to the rise of building material prices. The prices of materials increased by 8 ...

21

Oct 2022
Building material prices decrease in Portugal

According to the latest price revision index [PAID=]Prices of bricks, steel, or roofs decreased in Portugal in July, according to the portal ECO, citing the price revision index. Since January, though, ...

21

Oct 2022
New production of building materials to open in Kuzbass, Russia

Region wants to move away from foreign dependence [PAID=]The region of Kuzbass, in southwestern Siberia, Russia, will open a new production of building materials. According to the portal Kuzzbas, the ...

20

Oct 2022
Building materials supplier CRH accelerating toward net-zero emissions

Company is partnering with Shell Building materials supplier CRH, based in Ireland, and Shell, have agreed to develop and implement decarbonization solutions that can accelerate the process toward net-zero ...

20

Oct 2022
Cost of building materials increases in Cantabria, Spain

Latest data from the Institute of Statistics [PAID=]The cost of building materials continues to rise in Cantabria, Spain. Iron and steel materials increased by 46 percent in one year, according to El ...

19

Oct 2022
Concrete and Construction Management Building opens in Tennessee

The USD 40.1 million facility includes 54,000 square feet of integrated laboratories It´s officially open the School of Concrete and Construction Management Building at Middle Tennessee State Universities. ...

19

Oct 2022
Cost of building materials affecting construction industry in Portugal

High inflation impacting prices of construction materials [PAID=]Building new homes in Portugal is getting more expensive, with a rise of 12.6 percent in August. This was due to the costs of construction ...

18

Oct 2022
Arab States of the Gulf investing in sustainable building materials

Gulf Cooperation Council moving toward recycled plastic for sustainable construction The Arab States of the Gulf is investing in construction projects that seek to make the building sector and building ...

18

Oct 2022
UK reports first decline in building materials sales since the Covid-19 lockdowns

The third quarter witnessed the first decrease in sales in almost two years Building materials manufacturers from the UK announced that the third quarter of the year had the first decrease in sales since ...

17

Oct 2022
Severstal ships building materials for the Severnaya Zvezda coal terminal

The company carried out a complex supply of metal structures [PAID=]Severstal announced a complex supply of metal structures in the amount of about 5,000 tons to LLC Svernaya Zvezda for the construction ...

17

Oct 2022
Severstal ships building materials for the Severnaya Zvezda coal terminal

The company carried out a complex supply of metal structures [PAID=]Severstal announced a complex supply of metal structures in the amount of about 5,000 tons to LLC Svernaya Zvezda for the construction ...

17

Oct 2022
Fletcher Building reaffirms commitment to reducing carbon emissions

In this fiscal year the company reduced emissions by 12 percent Fletcher Building, from New Zealand, has reaffirmed its commitment to reducing carbon emissions by 30 percent in 2030, according to the ...

17

Oct 2022
Spain reports increase in building material costs

Building a house can be 25 percent more expensive than in 2021 [PAID=]Prices of construction materials in Spain have increased significantly in recent months, according to La Tribuna de Toledo. Building ...

17

Oct 2022
Price of building materials rises in Indonesia

Increase has led to a raise in property prices [PAID=]The increase in the price of building materials in Indonesia has led to a rise in property prices, according to the portal Kontan. Director of ...

14

Oct 2022
Siberian scientists creating building material that extinguishes itself

The substance can slow down and even stop the combustion process [PAID=]In the region of Novosibirsk, Siberia, Russia, scientists are working to create a building material that can extinguish itself, ...

13

Oct 2022
Demand for building materials doubles in September in St. Petersburg

There was an increase of over 110 percent [PAID=]In September, the demand for building materials reported a year-on-year increase of 115 percent in St. Petersburg, Russia, according to ABN News. Russia´s ...

13

Oct 2022
Stora Enso announces launch of building solution for low carbon construction

“Sylva by Stora Enso” is the new building solution Stora Enso announced the launch of “Sylva by Stora Enso”, in order to face the demand for sustainable and innovative construction solutions. The new ...

11

Oct 2022
Cost of building materials decreases in Mendoza, Argentina

Monthly average price variation for the first nine months remained stable [PAID=]The cost of construction materials decreased in the Argentinian province of Mendoza. The accumulated value of September ...

10

Oct 2022
Building materials sales 50 percent lower than pre-pandemic levels in Songkhla, Thailand

Due to cost increases, inflation and lack of purchasing power [PAID=]In Songkhla, province of Thailand, building materials stores are reporting a drop in sales by 50 percent since the beginning of the ...

10

Oct 2022
Dagestan to build new factories for the production of building materials

... Invest-Prom. As reported by Dag Pravda, the project consists of a complex of factories for the production of building materials. The total investment amounts to RUB 1.7 billion and is expected to create ...

07

Oct 2022
Cost of building materials rises in Ireland

Nearly every construction company reported an increase Almost every construction company in Ireland (96 percent) reported an increase in the cost of building materials between June and August 2022, according ...

07

Oct 2022
Holcim acquires Wiltshire Heavy Building Materials

Holcim to recycle 10 million tons of construction and demolition waste by 2025 [PAID=]Holcim, building materials multinational, has acquired the British company Wiltshire Heavy Building Materials for ...

07

Oct 2022
Turkey supplies Iraq with building materials

MS Power Group signed a contract with the Iraqi government [PAID=]MS Power Group, based in Turkey, signed a contract with the Iraqi government to supply construction materials to the country, reports ...

05

Oct 2022
Saint-Gobain launches sale of UK building supplies

Saint-Gobain has launched the sale of its UK building supplies merchant Jewson Saint-Gobain has launched the sale of its UK building supplies merchant Jewson, reports Bloomberg, adding that the French ...

04

Oct 2022
Building materials market to grow in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Construction materials market on track to increase 5 percent this year [PAID=]In the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul, the construction materials market is on track to repeat the increase seen in ...

04

Oct 2022
St. Vincent imports building materials from Jamaica

Construction materials worth USD 5.3 million The government of St. Vincent will import USD 5.3 million worth of building materials from Jamaica’s Tankweld, according to ST Vincent Times. The materials ...

03

Oct 2022
Lack of building materials affecting construction sector in San Juan

Construction industry has not recovered from the issue of missing materials [PAID=]The lack of construction materials led to reformulate some projects in San Juan, Argentina, as reported by Diario la ...

03

Oct 2022
Cleantech Building Materials reports net loss in first half of the year

The group revealed its unaudited results for 1H2022 Cleantech Building Materials, from the UK, reported that revenues for the six months ended 30 June 2022 amounted to EUR Nil, compared to EUR 680,000 ...

29

Sep 2022
Almost 80 percent of building materials used in Ghana are imported

Data from the Chamber of Construction Industry Almost 80 percent of building materials used in Ghana are imported, as a result of high domestic prices, reports GhanaWeb, citing the Chamber of Construction ...

29

Sep 2022
New drones use 3D printing for building construction and repair

... building and repairing buildings, according to 3D Natives. These 'BuilDrones' utilize in-flight 3D printing. The new system, Aerial Additive Manufacturing (Aerial-AM), uses multiple drones once, which ...

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