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Graphic from CSHub building resilience info sheet
May 17, 2018
Our team recently released a new information sheet which discusses building resilience and a CSHub-developed life cycle cost ana...
May 3, 2018
Thibaut Divoux, a research scientist with the MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub (CSHub) and a member of the mixed unit CNRS-MIT, i...
Image from CSHub pavements info sheet
April 17, 2018
Our team recently released a pavements information sheet, which highlights key concepts and statistics from CSHub studies on lif...
Image: "Chief Resiliency Officer for the City of Houston Steve Costello talking about the impact of Hurricane Harvey at the PCA Spring Board and Committee Meetings." via @PCA_Daily
March 22, 2018
CSHub researchers participated in an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) event in early Februrary called the “Forum on Life Cy...
CSHub researcher Mehdi Noori
December 5, 2017
CSHub Executive Director Jeremy Gregory traveled to Saratoga Springs, NY, to present at the NorthEast Regional ConcreteWorks con...
November 27, 2017
When sustained competition exists in a market, the price for similar goods is expected to go down. Our research on this topic il...
Image from Ohio Transportation Engineering Conference website, attendees gather in a conference hall, standing and talking.
October 10, 2017
CSHub researchers presented at the Portland Cement Association (PCA) Fall Congress in Chicago in August, and the National Concre...
Screen shot from MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub pavement life cycle assessment webinar video.
September 27, 2017
Life cycle assessment (LCA) considers the environmental impact of all life-cycle phases. For pavements, this includes operation,...
Photo from the Pacific NorthWest Economic Region (PNWER) 2017 Annual Summit
August 14, 2017
CSHub Co-Director Randy Kirchain delivered the keynote address at the Pacific NorthWest Economic Region (PNWER) 2017 Annual Summ...
FEMA photo, officials examine damage after Hurricane Matthew.
June 13, 2017
Our Break-Even Mitigation Percentage (BEMP) allows users to calculate the amount of spending that can be made on hazard mitigati...
Exterior of a fortified home in Breezy Point, NY. Photographer: Gaia Squarci
June 22, 2018

Architects are designing homes that can deflect hurricane winds, rise with flood waters, and...

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June 4, 2018

CSHub Executive Director Jeremy Gregory spoke with U.S. News and World Report about the benefits...

Screen shot of "The Lobby Shop" podcast logo
May 22, 2018

CSHub Executive Director Jeremy Gregory was a...

 Buildings in downtown Houston reflect the light of the setting sun. Credit: Mike Blake JM/Reuters
April 30, 2018

CityLab, a news platform "dedicated to the people who are creating the cities of the future—and...

March 20, 2018

The March 2018 issue of Concrete Products magazine includes an article discussing the...

March 1, 2018

A Forbes contributor profiled recent research by CSHub team members which linked city texture to...

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January 29, 2018

"Pavement may all look the same to you, but it's an A+ scientific guinea pig—and football. And a...

September 13, 2017

Researchers from the CSHub, the University of New Brunswick (UNB) and Oregon State University (...

MIT Stata Center (Wikimedia Commons)
July 24, 2017

A project team headed by CSHub Executive Director...

CSHub April 2018 TAG meeting
May 1, 2018
We welcomed members of our Industry Advisory Council (IAC) and Technical Advisory Groups (TAGs) to...
CSHub researcher Xin Xu presents at the Transportation Review Board Annual Meeting
January 19, 2018

CSHub researchers opened 2018 with presentations at...

Roland Pellenq leads a panel at the 2017 Concrete Symposium
May 22, 2017

Big cities are already in a period of unprecedented “...

MIT CSHub Faculty Director Franz Josef Ulm presents to USTDA Delegates from India
May 1, 2017

In March and April 2017, CSHub researchers traveled to Illinios, Colorado, Oklahoma, and...

CSHub Executive Director Jeremy Gregory presents CShub research in Georgia
January 17, 2017

CSHub researchers traveled to Atlanta, Georgia, and Tallahassee, Florida for...

December 12, 2016

CSHub Executive Director Jeremy Gregory joined Build...

Reunion del Concreto
September 19, 2014

MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub executive director Jeremy Gregory will present at the...

September 18, 2014

MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub researcher Omar Swei will present at the...

July 23, 2014

CSHub executive director Jeremy Gregory will participate in the second...