A view of the under-construction LaGuardia project where Skanska is testing out an array of new technologies. (Courtesy Skanska)

How can new technologies make construction safer?

The construction industry is booming, but it still remains a dangerous profession. Now, firms are using high-tech solutions to improve construction safety. By Drew Zeiba Construction remains one of the most dangerous careers in the United States. To stop accidents before they...
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Underwater views of ecological substrate prototypes, with marine invertebrate habitats (all images courtesy of Architectural Ecologies Lab)

Building an Architecture for Climate Change

The Buoyant Ecologies Float Lab evidences the importance of the artistic imagination for developing an architecture adequate to the planet’s climate future. Louis Bury Supported by the California College of the Arts’ (CCA) Center for Impact, and set to launch late summer in the...
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