Oct , Professor Tan Kiang Hwee, who is from the NUS Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, added, EPS foam has almost similar compression strength to weight ratio as concrete and is currently used as landfill for landscape works We are also testing its composite properties when reinforced
Dec , Polyvinyl materials do not need to be periodically painted or preserved, which greatly lowers maintenance costs, and modern ultra violet inhibitors prevent UV breakdown of According to one prior art plastic decking plank, separate cap and base elements are snapped together to form a single plank.
May , Also worth a look is Miliboard decking, an eco friendly composite that replicates timber with a moulding process It s durable, doesn t fade and comes in many shades, textures and formats, from rustic flagstones to ultra modern flamed textured stabs of basalt For a design edge, mix different finishes.
Dec , R Ultra Chair by Clemens Weisshaar and Reed Kram Using data from the public beta testing, the designers worked out where they could trim off unnecessary weight from the carbon fibre shell The nature of composite is it s always a layering process, said Weisshaar That also allows you to just take off
Dec , Using Cross Laminated Timber, a new carbon negative engineered lumber product, in the largest dimensions commercially available, the kiosk aims to provide The lateral reach of the roof recalibrates the experience of two extremes of the Chicago landscape at ground level, the Lake Michigan horizon