A report from the TextielMuseum exhibition: the current and future potential of textiles in architecture.
Some of the most innovative new materials for architectural applications are found in flexible composites.
GBI is seeking applicants to serve as members of its consensus body.
Using innovative technology and materials, the construction industry expects economic growth.
BSD now delivers updates automatically via the Internet.
The Eco Dam is a temporary, removable, reusable and recyclable flood defense product.
Building skins that can be “controlled” by the environment and user preferences.
Modular ETFE air cushions illuminate and protect at a busy transit station.
Awnings, solar shades and shade structures can help reduce cooling energy use.
Transportable fabric structures have been around for millennia—what makes today’s structures unique and practical are the high-performance characteristics of their cladding.
Competition recognizes technical skills and design excellence in specialty and technical fabrics.
Building energy research in Germany finds inspiration from polar bears.
Floating layers of textiles transform a school gym into a concert hall.
Advanced technology opens door to new design possibilities.
New digitally-driven technology explores what it means to build buildings.
The latest outdoor fabric trends provide unlimited possibilities to dress up ordinary spaces. Incorporating these innovative, bold and eco-friendly fabrics into your design can help turn your client’s space into the trendiest spot on the block.
Bright colors paired with neutral colors can make an outdoor space standout. Sunbrella® offers numerous fabric colors to match a variety of outdoor spaces. Bright, yet stylish Sunbrella Tresco Clay, when used on a retractable awning, will create a warm and inviting outdoor environment.
Bring the style of indoor fabrics outside with innovative outdoor fabrics that are high quality and colorful. From large shade structures to lounge areas, tie outdoor environments together with fabric choices. In addition to looking great, high-quality outdoor fabrics are water-repellent, mildew-resistant and provide premium comfort. Tri Vantage offers outdoor furniture fabrics rich in colors and textures, and tough enough to withstand outdoor conditions.
The latest generation of fabrics is made of organic cotton, bamboo and other recycled materials, blending texture, style and color with nature. Colored dyes found in these newer fabrics are organically treated, notably color-resistant and durable. They are weather and fade resistant. Some are eco-friendly and recycled, as well as recyclable. Designed for shading and seating applications, indoors or out, these fabrics feature soft, touchable textures and offer many color and pattern choices. They are ideal for creating a “green” space and a coordinated look.
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