Partitions made from textile waste

Use of waste textiles for the manufacture of an insulated barrier and sound-absorbing, it was necessary to think. And it is up to Charles Saade, a student at LISAA we must this idea. An idea full of ingenuity award in the framework of the Design competition Zero Waste 2017. Zoom. It took a few weeks […]

Research in architecture and landscape : who are the 10 winners ?

The Caisse des Dépôts have announced the 10 winning projects of its second call for applications for the research in architecture and landscape. Launched in early 2017, the second call for application «research in architecture and landscape» comes to designate this August 3, 2017 the 10 winning projects from among the 48 received. As a […]

RSI : that is stated in the report of the ombudsman for 2016 ?

The social regime of independent published at the end of July the report of the ombudsman for 2016. Number of request for mediation, patterns of referral, profile of applicants… check out the numbers of mediations for 2016. While the terms of the removal of the social regime of the self-employed are in the course of […]

A configurator window in 3D and in real-time launched by CAIB

The manufacturer of carpentry CAIB intends to attract customers with its new application to configure windows and entrance doors. This is a trend that professionals in the building have well understood : provide a service that allows users to project before ordering. On the occasion of the creation of its digital platform, CAIB, the manufacturer […]

New social CONSTRUCTION : what has changed to July 1, 2017

Many new features to take effect July 1, 2017 relating to payroll, employment aid, asbestos, card BTP, illegal work, or even the detachment. Here are more than a dozen changes to know in the CONSTRUCTION industry July 1, 2017. The new rates of payment of transportation

The rate of the contribution […]

The State does not want more of the former school of architecture of Nanterre

Closed since 2004, the school of architecture of Nanterre, will be finally put on sale by the State. Despite years of discussions with the city, the negotiations have remained unsuccessful. The building, designed by the architects Jacques Kalisz, and Roger Salem, has been in a state of disrepair. The landscape is bleak. Built in 1970 […]

The amendment of the law SRU : nothing is decided reminds the government

REACTION. While a national consultation is launched in anticipation of a future law accommodation, a daily announcement that the government has decided to reopen the sensitive issue of the law on solidarity and urban renewal (SRU) and reveals the tracks that would be considered. The response of the ministry of territorial Cohesion was not long […]

A call for projects launched for the construction of a house 100% wood

On the occasion of the next festival of the forest and of the wood, a call for projects was launched for the construction of a house made entirely of wood. Candidates have until October 9, 2017 to file their folder. Details. For the 2nd edition of the festival of forest and wood, the theme of […]

The fiber concrete ultra-high performance for the campus EDF Saclay

INNOVATION. Delivered in late 2015 and open since last September, the new campus EDF stands on the plateau of Saclay (Essonne) by its «block laminate» and its façade panels one-piece. Architects Emmanuel Combarel and Dominique Marrec have opted for a fiber concrete ultra-high performance (UHPC), which covers the six-story training. On the plateau de Saclay […]

LafargeHolcim has sold a participation in a cement plant in North Korea

The group LafargeHolcim has confirmed, on 16 August 2017, having sold its stake in a cement plant in North Korea. While North Korea continues to maintain tense relations with the United States, threatening to make us new missile tests, LafargeHolcim has confirmed, this Wednesday, 16 August 2017 to the AFP, the sale of its minority […]