Oct 07, 2021

Deep decarbonization: The great challenge of the future

Deep decarbonization of the industries is key to the efforts being done worldwide to limit the global temperature increase in this century to 2 degrees Celsius above preindustrial levels, while pursuing the means to limit the increase to 1.5 degrees. Why? Global Warming has a devastating impact on the people and planet. More frequent and […]

Sep 21, 2021

Construction Technology: The future of the industry

Who says that with the $2.9 billion invested so far in 2021 in the ConTech ecosystem, or Construction Technology, this does not become a crushing trend in the industry? Last 2020 the ConTech industry closed with $1.3 billion (USD) invested and over 100 deals closed. This year, the overwhelming figures seem to turn this discipline, […]

Aug 25, 2021

What is a smart city? Technology and examples

Approaching construction from an efficient and smart perspective is the raison-d’ être of smart cities. There are so many different aspects which have an impact on smart cities: energy, transportation, waste management, mobility, not to mention the efficient construction of smart buildings and infrastructures integrated in the city. But as McKinsey stated in a previous publication, smart-city strategies begin […]

Aug 09, 2021

Discover how BIM is implemented in each step of the construction value chain

A huge amount of data is generated at every single stage of a project’s life cycle, and this is where Building Information Modeling (BIM) comes into play. Do you know what this innovative system is all about?

Aug 03, 2021

CEMEX Ventures invests in carbon capture tech of the future

CEMEX Ventures invests in Carbon Clean Solutions Limited (“Carbon Clean”), the developer of one of the most promising and advanced carbon capture technologies. The investment aims to support CEMEX´s new and aggressive climate action targets, reinforcing its commitment to lead the industry in decarbonization. CEMEX Ventures joins a select group of leading global investors supporting […]