Ideas & News
Our blog is where we share our opinions, ideas, news, and resources we find helpful for the industry. If there’s something you think we should be talking about, reach out!
Give the client tools — Integrating 2050 Materials API with VIKTOR for Early Stage Building Design
In the realm of architecture and construction, the push towards sustainability is more crucial than ever.Read more
Comparing Differences in Building Life Cycle Assessment Methodologies
This article discusses the significant variances in Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) methodologies across different geographical regions, focusing on their impact on the comparability and accuracy of environmental assessments in the building sector.Read more
Integrating CALGreen Standards with 2050 Materials’ Data, Tools, and APIs for Embodied Carbon Reduction
In an era marked by environmental consciousness and regulatory progression, the intersection of CALGreen standards with the innovative solutions provided by 2050 Materials symbolizes a transformative shift in the construction industry.Read more
Case Study: Enhancing Architectural Continuity at the University of Wolverhampton with d line
This case study explores how d line's products played a pivotal role in creating a harmonious blend of historical significance and modern functionality at the University of Wolverhampton's School of Architecture and the Built Environment.Read more
Research Summary: Building a Sustainable Future: Denmark’s Environmental Blueprint for 2050
The article presents a comprehensive study of the expected environmental impacts of building materials in the context of Denmark up to the year 2050.Read more
What else is in an EPD beyond Carbon, anyway?
This article delves into the various components of an EPD, shedding light on its importance and the various elements that are often overshadowed by the focus on carbon.Read more
Data in BIM from Day 1: How to Really Achieve Our Climate Targets
Building Information Modeling (BIM) has brought a paradigm shift in the construction industry. It’s not just about representing buildings anymore; it’s about gaining early insights into their performance.Read more