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12

Aug 2022
General contractors in Chicago facing difficult building environment driven by spike in material costs

Planning and budgeting for projects have become "unpredictable" General contractors in Chicago, United States, are facing a difficult building environment caused by a spike in material costs, disruptions ...

11

Aug 2022
Danube Building Materials launches decorative wraps as a new product line

The new brand has a wide variety of metal, concrete, marble, woodgrain and solid materials The company Danube Building Materials, based in Dubai, has launched a new product line: Decorative Wraps. According ...

10

Aug 2022
Building Materials Cost Index increases in Malaysia

The Building Materials Cost Index (BCI) for all building categories saw a rise between 0.3 and 24 percent The Building Materials Cost Index (BCI), without steel bars and with steel bars, for all building ...

09

Aug 2022
Cleantech Building Materials appoints new CEO

United Kingdom-based company announces changes to the board of directors Cleantech Building Materials, company based in the United Kingdom, announced the appointment of Colin McKendrick as Group Chief ...

08

Aug 2022
Malaysian government anticipates drop in the price of building materials

Price of cement is still high but there is confidence that it will stabilize soon The government of Malaysia expects the price of building materials to drop soon, according to the Sun Daily. A local ...

03

Aug 2022
Colombia wants zero carbon emission in all buildings

The country has launched the National Roadmap for Net Zero Carbon Buildings Colombia wants to achieve zero carbon emission in all new buildings by 2030 and all buildings by 2050, informs The City Fix. ...

01

Aug 2022
NCR prices of building materials continues to increase

Prices reached its highest level in more than 13 years The increase in retail prices of construction materials in Metro Manila continued in May to its highest level in more than 13 years, caused by the ...

01

Aug 2022
Green buildings materials expected to increase

The market size is expected to reach USD 523.7 billion by 2027 The green building materials market size is expected to reach USD 523.7 billion by 2027, up from USD 280.5 billion in 2021, accounting for ...

29

Jul 2022
Demand for green building materials continues to increase

The Green Building Materials Global Market is expected to grow from USD 248 billion in 2021 to USD 272 billion in 2022 The increasing demand for green buildings has been the biggest driver for the Green ...

29

Jul 2022
Egypt’s exports of building materials increased by 36 percent

This figure regards the first five months of 2022 Egypt’s exports of building materials increased by 36 percent year-on-year in the first five months of 2022, as reported by Zawya. Countries imported ...

28

Jul 2022
Building material prices in Argentina increase by 40 percent

Pablo Fórbice, head of the Jujuy Chamber of Construction, has commented on the situation [PAID=]In Argentina, the head of the Jujuy Chamber of Construction, Pablo Fórbice, has pointed out that after ...

28

Jul 2022
China's new green buildings account for more than 90 percent ...

The information is in the latest data from the Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development [PAID=] China's new green buildings accounted for more than 90 percent in the first half of 2022, as reported ...

27

Jul 2022
Southeast Building Supply Interests acquires Haywood Builders Supply

SBSI is actively seeking to invest in lumber and building materials companies in the Southeast Southeast Building Supply Interests (SBSI) has acquired Haywood Builders Supply in Waynesville, North Carolina, ...

27

Jul 2022
China Building Materials Group completes three-year reform action

The company studied and implemented General Secretary Xi Jinping's statement on the reform and development of state-owned enterprises and the construction of the Party [PAID=]China Building Materials ...

26

Jul 2022
Sumida Shipping and Xinda Ocean Shipbuilding signed order with Yumin Shipping Private

The order is the first for two 63,000-ton bulk carriers [PAID=] Sumida Shipping and Xinda Ocean Shipbuilding signed two CROWN63 PLUS 63,000 deadweight ton bulk carriers with Yumin Shipping Private, ...

25

Jul 2022
Federal government of Nigeria prepares to start the production of building and construction materials

... of Nigeria is preparing to start the production of building and construction materials locally as part of measures to reduce import of building materials which amount to NGN 2 trillion annually, as reported ...

25

Jul 2022
Digital Building Materials Network discovers that high temperatures in Suzhou affect the construction conditions

At present, the progress of many local infrastructure construction projects has slowed down, affecting the delivery volume of concrete mixing stations [PAID=]Research of the Digital Building Materials ...

21

Jul 2022
Certif and British Cares sign agreement to facilitate export of building materials

The agreement is for faster and less expensive access to the UKCA marking on construction products [PAID=]The Portuguese Certif and British Cares have signed an agreement for faster and less expensive ...

21

Jul 2022
Belarus starts to regulate building materials prices

These include sand, glass, cement, paints, varnishes, double-glazed windows, and others [PAID=]The Ministry of Construction and Architecture of Belarus will start to regulate prices for products intended ...

21

Jul 2022
Conch New Materials invest in green building materials

Combined with the recent CNY 100 billion funds of state-owned Anhui, the future development prospects are broad [PAID=]Conch New Materials is responsible for several concepts such as new green building ...

20

Jul 2022
China Resources Cement to build a green building materials industrial park in Guangxi

The investment is about CNY 6.3 billion [PAID=]China Resources Cement announced an investment of about CNY 6.3 billion to build a green building materials industrial park in Mashan County, in the province ...

20

Jul 2022
Aditya Birla Group’s Grasim to launch e-commerce platform for the building materials segment

... platform for the building materials segment with an investment of INR 2,000 crore over the next five years, as reported by The India Times. The platform will focus on micro, medium and small enterprises ...

15

Jul 2022
Prices of building materials increases 20 percent over the past year

... Business. However, that was also a period of intense demand and insufficient supply, which leads to sky-high building material prices. Furthermore, with interest rates rising at their fastest pace in ...

14

Jul 2022
SK Eco Plant to start project to transform incineration ash into building materials

... of waste into building materials such as sidewalk blocks, as reported by MT.CO. SK Ecoplant has announced on July 14 that it had signed a joint research and development agreement with CMD Technology ...

13

Jul 2022
Texas A&M University researchers plan to 3D print new resilient buildings using hempcrete

... buildings using hempcrete has the potential to lower the environmental impact of traditional construction methods and make housing more affordable and available, as reported by Construction Equipment Guide. ...

08

Jul 2022
Hammond Lumber acquires Brock’s Building Materials

With this acquisition, Hammond has now nearly 900 employees and 22 locations across Maine and New Hampshire Hammond Lumber Co. has acquired Brock’s Building Materials, as reported by The Ellsworth America. ...

06

Jul 2022
Costs of building new homes increases in Portugal

In May the estimated costs of building new housing increased by 13.5 percent year-on-year [PAID=]In Portugal, the costs of building new housing increased by 13.5 percent in May, compared to the same ...

05

Jul 2022
Green building materials market expected to grow in the coming years

North America owns a significant green building material market share A study conducted by India-based Future Market Insights, shows thar the green building materials market size is likely to reach USD ...

30

Jun 2022
Kempsville Building Materials adds new facility in Richmond

Kempsville Building Materials’ new facility is strategically located in the Airport Industrial Park in Henrico, Virginia Kempsville Building Materials has completed the addition of a new facility in ...

30

Jun 2022
Hammond Lumber Company acquires Brock's Building Material

According to Mike Hammond, president & CEO of Hammond, both companies share several the same family-owned values The Hammond Lumber Company has announced the acquisition of Brock's Building Materials, ...

29

Jun 2022
L&W Supply Corporation purchased the assets of American Building Materials

American Building Materials is a distributor of drywall, as well as related accessories and tools The L&W Supply Corporation purchased the assets of American Building Materials with locations in Wadsworth, ...

28

Jun 2022
Ban on building materials could be critical for the Kaliningrad region

... critical situation for the Kaliningrad region is Lithuania's ban on rail transportation of building materials, as reported by Beton. Critical for the region are metal products, cement, glass fiber, all ...

27

Jun 2022
Egypt's exports of building insulation materials increases by 38 percen

About 57 percent of Egypt's exports of these materials are exported to five countries: Nigeria, Libya, India, Vietnam, and Kenya Egypt's exports of building insulation materials increased by 38 percent ...

24

Jun 2022
Neixiang County Tailong Building Materials to rebuild clinker capacity

Its clinker production line has a daily output of 7,000 tons [PAID=]China-based Neixiang County Tailong Building Materials plans to relocate and rebuild a new dry-process clinker production line with ...

24

Jun 2022
Cooperation agreement signed between China’s National Building Materials Institute and Beijing’s General Institute of Building Materials

... deputy general manager of the Beijing Jinyu Group, Secretary of the Party Committee and executive director of Beijing General Institute of Building Materials, and his entourage visited the China General ...

23

Jun 2022
Pacific Woodtech acquires LP Building Solutions‘ EWP

Part of the acquisition are LP’s laminated veneer lumber and I-joist manufacturing facilities in North Carolina Pacific Woodtech acquired LP Building Solutions‘ engineered wood products business for ...

21

Jun 2022
Hebei Jiaotong Green Building Materials enters the Chinese market

The company was established on June 16, with a registered capital of CNY 100 million [PAID=]A new player has entered the Chinese building materials market, informs China Cement Network. Hebei Jiaotong ...

21

Jun 2022
Hebei Jiaotong Green Building Materials enters the Chinese market

The company was established on June 16, with a registered capital of CNY 100 million [PAID=]A new player has entered the Chinese building materials market, informs China Cement Network. Hebei Jiaotong ...

21

Jun 2022
Price of building materials decreases in Mexico

The general manager of Construrama Che-Che, Gerardo Arizpe, has commented on the country’s situation [PAID=]It has been noted that the prices of some building materials have decreased due to the fact ...

21

Jun 2022
Prices of building materials increases in the United Kingdom

Prices increased by more than 10 percent between March and June The average price of building materials and home improvement supplies in the United Kingdom has increased by more than 10 percent between ...

21

Jun 2022
Cleantech Building Materials receives investment from DelMorgan Group

The proposed additional financing is expected to be in the form of equity and take place in 2022 Cleantech Building Materials has announced the involvement of the investment banking firm DelMorgan Group, ...

20

Jun 2022
Schneider Electric and RIB work together with Building Transparency

The cooperation resulted in the development of an open and free access tool called construction carbon calculator (EC3) [PAID=] Schneider Electric and RIB have worked together with Building Transparency, ...

14

Jun 2022
Building permits pick up in France up to April 2022

... the first quarter of 2022 alone, the number of building permits issued amounted to 141,900, a figure that has never been higher in 15 years. The symbolic threshold of 500,000 new constructions has thus ...

10

Jun 2022
University of Wyoming to test coal-derived building materials

Researchers will test how coal-derived houses stands up to various environmental conditions A group of the University of Wyoming will be testing building materials to show that those made from Wyoming ...

08

Jun 2022
Building materials production in Turkey increases in Q1 2022

... in terms of area, and new building permits received decreased by 27.9 percent. The building permits obtained, which were 34.4 million square meters in the first quarter of 2021, decreased to 26.9 million ...

03

Jun 2022
River transportation of building materials increases in France in 2021

Transportation of building materials by river increased by 16.8 percent compared to 2020 [PAID=]Building materials transportation by river stood ar 23.7 million tons in 2021 in France, up by 16.8 percent ...

27

May 2022
Building permits issued in Estonia decrease in the first quarter of 2022

Building permits fell while a sharp rise in construction prices made real estate developers more cautious The number of building permits issued for new apartments in Tallinn, Estonia, in the first quarter ...

26

May 2022
Building materials prices climb in the US in April

... 20.9 percent over the past 12 months. The index for new nonresidential building construction also rose 4.1 percent month-on-month and 19.9 percent from a year earlier. April was the 19th consecutive ...

25

May 2022
Building materials prices continue to rise in the Philippines

Demand is expected to continue picking up as the economy reopens with Covid-19 cases on a downtrend The wholesale prices of building materials in Metro Manila, in the Philippines, rose again in April, ...

23

May 2022
U.S. homebuilding permits decrease to five-month low in April

The sector is being affected by a decrease in permits, shortage of materials and higher interest rates Permits for future U.S. homebuilding have decreased to a five-month low in April, which suggests ...

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