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06

Apr 2021
China State Shipbuilding announces USD 1.5 billion order

The order entails 13 container ships and buyer has not been revealed by the Chinese company [PAID=]China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) annouced it has received its largest container ships order, ...

05

Apr 2021
Cuba announces rise in building materials’ prices

A total of 124 building materials products will increase price in the country In Cuba, the price of 124 building materials will increase due to the rise in production costs for the country's industries, ...

02

Apr 2021
China National Building Material posts growth in its 2020 profit

The audited profit attributable to equity holders increased 14.4 percent year-on-year China National Building Material announced on its website its annual results for the year ended December, 31, 2020, ...

30

Mar 2021
Fletcher Building starts tyre co-processing in Golden Bay Cement's kiln

The NZD 25 million project was implemented at Golden Bay Cement's Whangārei plant Fletcher Building has launched its new initiative that is expected to stop 3 million used tyres a year being sent to ...

26

Mar 2021
Huaxin Cement starts building new industrial park project in Yichang

Huaxin Cement plans to invest CNY 730 million in the project [PAID=]Huaxin Cement has started on March 23 the project of its prefabricated building new materials technology park in the Yichang City, ...

25

Mar 2021
Building materials' cost in the Philippines decreases to 7-month low in February

Construction Index in the country dropped to 1.1 percent In the Philippines, retail prices of construction materials in the National Capital Region decreased again in February, reports PhilStar. The ...

24

Mar 2021
China Resources starts the construction of a new building materials industrial park

Total investment reached CNY 4.8 billion [PAID=]On March 12, China Resources started the construction of a new Building Materials Industrial Park project in the Wuxuan County, in China, reports Findzd. ...

19

Mar 2021
Kazakhstan to attract transnational building materials manufacturers

National producers cover demand of only 10 types of building materials [PAID=]In Kazakhstan, national producers cover demand of only 10 types of building materials, and transnational companies will ...

17

Mar 2021
Norske Skog Golbey gives up building a CSR boiler on the Vosges site

... in the Vosges, announcing it has given up building a CSR boiler on the site, reports LesEchos. The Norwegian group is preparing to convert one of its newsprint lines to cardboard products. The Golbey ...

12

Mar 2021
Building materials prices halt construction works in the Dominican Republic

... announced on March 8 the suspension of all construction work for six days, reports Diario Libre. The building industry demanded that the central government manage the increase in price of raw materials. ...

26

Feb 2021
Increase in prices of building materials in the Philippines slows down in January

The construction materials retail price index in rose only 1.2 percent year-on-year in January The increase in January retail prices of construction materials in the National Capital Region of the Philippines ...

22

Feb 2021
Building materials prices in Egypt remain stable

Despite high in price of raw materials worldwide, iron prices remained stable in Egypt [PAID=]The head of the Building Materials Division of Egypt's Federation of Chambers of Commerce, Ahmed Al-Zini, ...

19

Feb 2021
Government of Buenos Aires to discuss increase in building materials prices

The government will discuss the issue in this week with the industry representatives [PAID=]The Government of Buenos Aires is to arrange agreements with the building sector to address the increased ...

19

Feb 2021
Bulgaria government extends concessions for building materials deposits

Four companies were given extension in its contracts with the government The government extended by 15 years its concession agreements for deposits for building materials with four local companies, ...

19

Feb 2021
LP Building Solutions reports its 2020 results

For the full year 2020, net sales increased by 21 percent compared to 2019 Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LP) has reported its fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2020, informs Yahoo! Finance. ...

17

Feb 2021
South Ural State University optimizes building materials with environmental advantages

... of building materials. Sludge from water treatment plants was added to the clay batch, achieving durable ceramics, which can be manufactured on an industrial scale. Aleksandr Orlov, engineer at SUSU, ...

15

Feb 2021
Yanbu Cement Building to modernize its fourth production line

The production in the line will be suspended from February 15 for a period of approximately 60 days [PAID=]Saudi cement maker Yanbu Cement Building has announced it will implement a strategic plan to ...

11

Feb 2021
Novosibirsk scientists recycle protective masks into building materials

The Russian city engineering scientists created a green method to deal with the waste of masks [PAID=]Engineering scientists, in Russia, have developed a new method to recycle masks into fuel and building ...

11

Feb 2021
The Federation Council discusses the rising cost of building materials in Russia

Russian government proposes measures to address the issue [PAID=]In Russia, there was a meeting on February 8, to discuss the increase in prices of building materials, reports Vedomost. The Federation ...

10

Feb 2021
Mighty Buildings raises USD 40 million in Series B funding to 3D print houses project

The Oakland-based startup aims to build sustainable and affordable 3D printed homes in the near future Oakland-based ,Mighty Buildings, raised USD 40 million in Series B funding for its quest to create ...

09

Feb 2021
PCT Guamá foster startup that produces building materials from plastic

The pilot plant of the project is maintained by the Government of Pará, in Brazil [PAID=] In Belém (Pará, Brazil), Guamá Science and Technology Park (PCT) promotes startup that turns recycled plastic ...

04

Feb 2021
Gatineau's D.L. Building Materials is acquired by Gypsum Management and Suppl

The major Quebec and Ontario supplier was bought by an U.S. company Gatineau's D.L. Building Materials, great supplier of building materials to contractors in eastern Ontario and western Quebec, has ...

01

Feb 2021
American Securities acquires Foundation Building Materials

American Securities closes USD 1.4 billion deal for Founding Building Materials Private equity firm American Securities, based in New York, acquired the specialty building products distributor Foundation ...

27

Jan 2021
Vertical solar power with building-integrated photovoltaic materials in Canada

Building-Integrated Photovoltaic (BIPV) construction materials from Mitrex is a great advance in bringing this sustainable source of green energy into the city In the near future solar power is ...

26

Jan 2021
Building materials manufacturer NCL Industries acquires more land

United Spirits sells Tern Distilleries to building materials maker, NCL Industries United Spirits, a Diageo-owned alcoholic beverages manufacturer, has sold a non-operational subsidiary to building ...

26

Jan 2021
Cowal Building and Plumbing Supplies acquires Catherwood Construction Materials

Scottish building materials supplier, Cowal Building and Plumbing Supplies, acquires Catherwood Construction Materials Cowal, Scottish building materials supplier, announces the acquisition of Catherwood ...

26

Jan 2021
Building materials can decrease costs in the UK

... UK was set up in January 2020 to support the standardisation efforts of the EDA and BMF, and also cover building information modelling (BIM) and product information modelling. In 2021, BMF is calling ...

25

Jan 2021
Building material industry issues carbon peak

Building materials industry in China issues carbon peak, carbon-medium action initiative [PAID=] Building materials industry issued carbon peak, according to China Economic Net. It is a compliance ...

22

Jan 2021
Building clients face extremely expensive costs in construction materials

Construction market has extremely expensive costs, prices are ten percent higher in building materials since the New Year Contractors warned, on January 21, that home building clients are facing ...

22

Jan 2021
Hemp building materials have a great role in environmental renewal

Hemp can help diminish greenhouse gas emissions caused by the building industry The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), acknowledges that the building sector represents 30 percent of greenhouse ...

21

Jan 2021
National regulator is established in the United Kingdom to ensure building materials safety

New british regulator to protect residents from risky building materials will be made safer National regulator for construction materials will be safer and homes will be more protected, according ...

21

Jan 2021
Startups make marketplace for B2B building materials

Startups Yesler and MaterialsXchange change how businesses buy and sell building materials Yesler, a startup from Seattle founded in October as a developer of marketplace ecommerce software, raise ...

19

Jan 2021
Private equity-backed group buys building materials firm

Building materials business in Somerset has been acquired by a portfolio company of Cairngorm Capital Partners. A Somerset-based building material business has been acquired by a portfolio company ...

15

Jan 2021
Changshu City's building materials recycling center opens trial operatio

The construction and decoration waste sorting and processing production line will have a maximum processing capacity of 1,000 tons per day [PAID=]China's Changshu City Building Materials Renewable Resources ...

15

Jan 2021
Changshu City's building materials recycling center opens trial operatio

The construction and decoration waste sorting and processing production line will have a maximum processing capacity of 1,000 tons per day ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

15

Jan 2021
India's L&T Construction makes 3D printed two-storey building from concrete ...

Claimed to be India’s first, the structure is located near Chennai and complies with Indian building codes L&T Construction, India’s largest construction company, has 3D printed a 65-square-meters, ...

14

Jan 2021
China's building materials indexes rise in the first week of Januar

The resumption of the market at the beginning of the year and optimistic expectations strengthened the indexes [PAID=]China's building materials (CITIC) index rose by 4.99 percent and the CSI 300 index ...

14

Jan 2021
Building materials market in Vietnam expected to grow in 2021

Repairing infrastructure damaged by the floods, real estate market and even Chinese demand are predicted to boost the building materials market The building materials market in Vietnam is forecast to ...

11

Jan 2021
Carleton University researchers develop low-carbon building materials

Students are researching hemp building blocks and slabs of ultra-high-performance concrete Research students of the Carleton University, in Canada, are continuing hand-on learning and researching building ...

07

Jan 2021
LafargeHolcim to purchase Firestone Building Products in the US

The agreement with Bridgestone Americas is worth USD 3.4 billion [PAID=]LafargeHolcim has announced it will purchase the Firestone Building Products business from Bridgestone Americas, under an agreement ...

06

Jan 2021
US startup creates lumber and building materials online marketplace

Yesler, a B2B marketplace for lumber and building materials, has raised USD 3.3 million Yesler, a B2B marketplace for lumber and building materials, has raised USD 3.3 million led by Tech Square Ventures ...

17

Dec 2020
Emissions generated by the building sector hits record high in 2019

Low-carbon alternatives can help the industry contribute to climate goals The 2020 Global Status Report for Buildings and Construction released by the Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction ...

16

Dec 2020
Huaxin Cement to establish Huangshi Huaxin Green Building Materials

The total investment in the project is approximately CNY 11.2 billion Huaxin Cement announced that the company plans to establish Huangshi Huaxin Green Building Materials Industry, a holding subsidiary ...

15

Dec 2020
Nigerian Institute of Building warns about hike in cement prices

The recent increase in the price of a 50 kilogram bag of cement amounted to around NGN 2,600 to NGN 3,500 The Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB) said that the astronomical rise in the price of cement ...

14

Dec 2020
Spanish startup aims to build carbon-neutral, wooden smart buildings

The founders of the team raised EUR 10 million for the project Spanish startup 011h aims to reduce the construction industry’s global carbon footprint by building high-tech, energy-saving and carbon-neutral ...

11

Dec 2020
US contractors face shortage in building materials

... that more contractors are facing a shortage of building materials as the coronavirus pandemic drags on, informs Construction and Demolition Recycling. In the July-September quarter, 15 percent of contractors ...

08

Dec 2020
BSW acquires SCA Wood UK’s building and supply solutions division

The acquisition aims to enhance timber solutions for the market Scotland-based BSW Group has officially acquired the building and supply solutions division of SCA Wood UK, in a deal that covers the ...

08

Dec 2020
Fulcrum Building Group acquires majority interest in Ford Lumber & Millwork Company

Ford Lumber has two pro lumberyards and one millwork production facility in Alabama Fulcrum Building Group announced on its website it has acquired a majority interest in Ford Lumber & Millwork Company, ...

01

Dec 2020
Britain updates construction planning laws to speed up building processes

... aim to speed up the building processes and breathe new life into town centers across England, amid growing demand for private, domestic and commercial properties, writes Today's Conveyancer. The revisions ...

01

Dec 2020
BMC to acquire building materials supplier TW Perry

TW Perry supplies the Northern Virginia, Maryland and D.C. markets BMC Stock Holdings, Inc., a leading provider of diversified building materials and construction solutions, on Monday announced that ...

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