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LafargeHolcim Forum for Sustainable Construction 2019 in Egypt
LafargeHolcim Forum for Sustainable Construction 2019 in Egypt

The 6th International LafargeHolcim Forum for Sustainable Construction will be hosted by the American University in Cairo from April 4 to 6, 2019. The LafargeHolcim Forum is dedicated to the topic of “Re-materializing Construction”. Keynote speeches, workshops and site visits will focus on strategies to reduce consumption throughout the material cycle from extraction to processing, transport, installation, maintenance, and removal.

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“Knitcrete” formwork and materials innovation
“Knitcrete” formwork and materials innovation

A double-curved concrete shell made with a 3D-knitted formwork in a collaboration between Zaha Hadid Architects and ETH Zurich has gone on display in Mexico City.

How building sustainably can support education in Indonesia
How building sustainably can support education in Indonesia

Language: Bahasa Indonesia with English subtitles

Two LafargeHolcim Awards winning teams examined how sustainable construction can improve the quality of education at an event hosted by Holcim Indonesia. The projects were: “Microlibrary” learning centers by SHAU that aim to raise literacy via a network of small and accessible libraries; and a school hub built using local materials that empowers local craftsmen by SASO Architecture Studio.

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Some of the more than 1,2000 photovoltaic solar panels on roof with cargo port cranes in …

Some of the more than 1,2000 photovoltaic solar panels on roof with cargo port cranes in the background.

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