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Rehabilitation of buildings increases in the first half of the year

During the first six months of 2017, the number of hiring’s for residential and residential rehabilitation projects has grown significantly. In this sense, the European Union demands to fulfill the 2020 objective, which is to promote the energy efficiency policy and to make all public buildings are Almost Zero Energy Consumption.

Sistema Masa completes a new hotel rehabilitation project

Hotel rehab is a necessary step for many of today's hotels. Thanks to the rehabilitation works, these buildings improve their energy efficiency, while they can give a new avant-garde design to their façades. The project that has just completed Sistema Masa is a hotel in Salou that wanted to pass from 3 to 4 stars.

3D printing in the construction sector can grow 15% this year

The 3D printing market in the construction sector has a forecast growth of around 15% during this year, according to Markets and Markets, a US market research firm. Likewise, investment in this type of printing for building materials will increase from 500 million euros in 2016 to about 1,330 million in 2021, that is, 21.6% more. The Asia-Pacific region will lead this growth globally, where China will be the fastest growing country.

How to achieve efficiency through ventilated facades

There are many advantages of rainscreen façades for buildings and their inhabitants, but how do you achieve the highest energy efficiency? Each project must adapt to the requirements of its design, difficulties and choose the optimum materials for each case.