In the hope of finding a cost-efficient, earthquake-proof housing structure in the earthquake-prone Yunnan province, a research team from Chinese University discovered that clay debris from homes that collapsed in previous earthquakes could be used to rebuild houses.
Sun Chemical’s newest sustainability report provides data-driven sustainability indicators of its production and non-production facilities to understand and manage environmental impact.
August 30, 2017
Sun Chemical recently released its “2016 Corporate Sustainability Report,” which focuses on how the company’s research and development efforts have led to new products and services that help customers improve their eco-efficiency goals.
Currently, the researchers are working on a way to test the predictability of protective ceramic thermal barrier coatings used in jet engine turbine blades to better determine an estimated expected lifespan of the turbine blades.
In addition to providing high levels of privacy and security for players and staff, the goal was to maximize views of nearby Lake Ontario while meeting local bird-safety and energy-efficiency mandates established by the city of Toronto.
July 14, 2017
Several competing demands had to be addressed when designing BioSteel Centre, a world-class training facility for the NBA’s Toronto Raptors.