How Smart Are Smart Cities?

Published 28 Apr 2016

Cities provide infrastructure and governance to allow millions of people within a specific geographic area to live and work within (...)

REMOURBAN maps key smart characteristics of over 40 cities in 18 countries

Published 28 Apr 2016

With a wealth of insight and practical principals being generated by the project, REMOURBAN has worked to characterise and identify (...)

Unhealthy homes cause illness, flu-like symptoms and fatigue among Europeans

Published 22 Apr 2016

Large numbers of Europeans suffer from health problems and lack of well-being every single day. This is bad for quality of life and (...)

Building case Studies

Almelo City Hall

Published 11 Mar 2016

​As part of a larger plan to revitalise the city centre of Almelo, the newly built city hall is an example of sustainable construction (...)

Building a new organic supermarket

Published 31 Aug 2015

A new type of farm shop has been developed on an organic farm, a shop that aims to increase customer satisfaction with its concept (...)

The Ncube lab

Published 28 Aug 2015

The future of one-family houses brought to life in a prototype house in Luxembourg. It is the result of three years of development (...)

City case Studies

Taghazout Bay Eco-Tourism

Published 04 Apr 2016

Taghazout Bay sits on an attractive location in the urban area of ​​Agadir. This project embodies the search for a new model of touris (...)

Eikenøtt ecodistrict, Gland

Published 17 Dec 2015

Raising awareness about major environmental challenges, biodiversity and "better collective living" is one of the main themes of Eiken (...)

Croix-rouge ecodistrict, Reims

Published 16 Dec 2015

Built in the late 1960s and located in the southwest of the city, bordering the urban fabric, the Croix-Rouge district is typical of (...)

Headline's communities

Lastest communities activities



Other news

News from BUILD UP


Construction21 : the story

Follow Construction21 on Social Media