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Will There Ever Be Another World’s Tallest Building? | The B1M

Why do we build tall buildings? From the Tower of Babel to the pyramids, St Paul’s Cathedral, the Eiffel Tower, and, finally, that great 20th century invention, the skyscraper – we’ve always yearned to touch the sky. The skyscraper is both a symbol for mankind’s limitless ambition and an immensely practical and profitable solution to […]

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Building for Success September 2018 – Adding Space

Hello and welcome to the first edition of building for success, Salem-Keizer’s monthly video update on the 2018 construction bond program. You’ll want to be sure to watch every month to stay up to date on all of the improvements that are being made across our district. Thanks to our community’s support of the 2018 […]

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Building Green

Wow! Look at all that scrap. No wonder our landfills are taking over our planet. Did you ever see how much lumber and other building material is carried onto the job site? Ever notice how much scrap is generated? One of the biggest environmental offenses of conventional home building is the rubble left behind. Did […]

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This Bricklaying Robot Can Build Walls Faster Than Humans (HBO)

— In Congress today, a House subcommittee approved draft legislation that would allow manufacturers to put up to 100,000 driverless vehicles per year on the road. It’s a step towards robots replacing us behind the wheel— and phasing out taxi and truck drivers. That’s a ways off, but there’s one robot named SAM who doesn’t […]