‘Aquatic’ is a new word for ‘aquatic’ in the world of architecture

A new breed of architectural coating has been born: the “aquatic” coatings.The term is a mash-up of “aqua” and “aquaculture,” a phrase used by a group of environmental groups to describe the way the water around an aquaculture site is treated to make it healthy for fish.The groups’ efforts to protect the fish populations of […]

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Ifs architects are not immune to the latest trojan attack

Ifs architectural coverings are vulnerable to trojan attacks, according to a report by security firm CERT-CC.The firm has warned that the cyber criminals are exploiting the software flaws to gain access to thousands of companies. The report also points out that the attack was launched on September 13, 2017.This is the day after the second major […]

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‘A new coat of paint can reduce the risk of mold, bacteria, fungus and other environmental issues’

It was supposed to be a simple task to design and paint the new coatings for the Smithsonian’s new National Museum of African American History and Culture.But that task is getting more complicated by the day, as the coatings in question have to be re-purposed by scientists, contractors and researchers.“The process for making coatings has […]

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