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SURFACES REPORTER has previously featured Graphene as a wonder material and a material of substance. This is taking it one step ahead and we couldn’t be more happier. By compressing and fusing flakes of graphene, a two-dimensional form of carbon, a team of researchers.

3D forms of Graphene

SURFACES REPORTER has previously featured Graphene as a wonder material and a material of substance. This is taking it one step ahead and we coul...

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Bamboo, stabilized mud plaster, stabilized earth blocks,  stone, stone dust, waste and recycled materials were used in the construction of Bamboo Symphony by Ar. Neelam Manjunath.

Bamboo Symphony by Neelam Manjunath, Manasaram Architects in Bengaluru

Bamboo, stabilized mud plaster, stabilized earth blocks, stone, stone dust, waste and recycled materials were used in the construction of Bamboo...

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The Council of Architecture (COA) has been constituted by the Government of India under the provisions of the Architects Act, 1972, enacted by the Parliament of India, which came into force on 1st September, 1972.

10-on-10 with Biswaranjan Nayak, President Council of Architecture (COA)

The Council of Architecture (COA) has been constituted by the Government of India under the provisions of the Architects Act, 1972, enacted by th...

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In India, the construction industry is growing at an unbelievable pace. Based on popular market research, it is estimated to grow even further in the future. This directly translates to higher demand in doors.

Our Vision is to Industrialize the Doors Industry, says Vivek Gudena, President, NCL Industries

In India, the construction industry is growing at an unbelievable pace. Based on popular market research, it is estimated to grow even further in...

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After the successful entry of Fenix NTM, an opaque nanotech material created by Arpa Industriale in 2016, this material has changed the verticals of interior design industry. Fenix Nanotech Material is an innovative material created for interior design, suitable for both vertical and horizontal use.

Fenix NTM, the Super Material

After the successful entry of Fenix NTM, an opaque nanotech material created by Arpa Industriale in 2016, this material has changed the verticals...

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Japanese architect Shigeru Ban has designed a retractable and re llable pen for Acme Studio that doubles as an architect’s scale ruler. The threesided Scale pen is made from aluminium, and features a laser-etched ruler on each of its three facets.

An Aluminium Pen with Scale for Architectural Drawing by Shigeru Ben

Japanese architect Shigeru Ban has designed a retractable and re llable pen for Acme Studio that doubles as an architect’s scale ruler. The thr...

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GROHE Blue Home wins the coveted consumer award for Kitchen Innovation of the Year 2017. This accolade will definitely hold a special place for the sanitary manufacturer, given that this award comprises both a nomination round by a panel of expert judges.

GROHE Blue Home named Kitchen Innovation of the Year 2017

GROHE Blue Home wins the coveted consumer award for Kitchen Innovation of the Year 2017. This accolade will definitely hold a special place for t...

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REDPAN began with a simple wish to share good food in a good setting, a ‘living room’ that nurtures interaction and creativity, where ideas can be exchanged over a casual, convivial meal.

Hospitality Design That Encourages Social Interaction over Food

REDPAN began with a simple wish to share good food in a good setting, a ‘living room’ that nurtures interaction and creativity, where ideas can b...

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The summer season has started and people are looking for air conditioners and services. However, there are many families, who even can’t afford an AC because of its high running cost and the electricity bill that shoots up after using it.

A Unique Way Of Reducing AC Usage While You Sleep Peacefully

The summer season has started and people are looking for air conditioners and services. However, there are many families...

Everyone might be aware of the fact that earth is warming at an unprecedented rate. And as per many scientists- we ‘Humans’ are responsible for enhancing this overall global warming trend.

UNStudio Creates the Coolest White Paint to Protect Buildings From Excessive Heat

Everyone might be aware of the fact that earth is warming at an unprecedented rate. And as per many scientists- we ‘Huma...

The Aga Khan Award has shortlisted 20 projects in total. All these projects have been located in 16 different countries and will compete for a prize of US$ 1 million.

Shortlist for Aga Khan Award 2019

The Aga Khan Award has shortlisted 20 projects in total. All these projects have been located in 16 different countries ...

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