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Global Interior Design Services Industry

New York, Sept. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Global Interior Design Services Industry” – https://www.reportlinker.com/p05961327/?utm_source=GNW
4 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 7.8% over the analysis period 2020-2027. Residential, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record a 8.1% CAGR and reach US$157.1 Billion by the end of the analysis period. After an early analysis of the business implications of the pandemic and its induced economic crisis, growth in the Commercial segment is readjusted to a revised 7.5% CAGR for the next 7-year period.

The U.S. Market


Self-growing bricks, self-healing building materials from bacteria may be the future of construction industry

In his most recent paper, he and colleagues detail how they used Synechococcus, a type of cyanobacteria that flourishes in oceans, to create a living building material that regrew exponentially when it was split into pieces.

“Instead of creating one brick at a time, we harnessed the exponential growth of bacteria to grow many bricks at once,” Srubar writes in The Conversation.

The idea of living materials is intriguing to those looking for materials that have less impact on the environment. Cement, for example, is used to make the world’s most-used construction material, concrete — and the cement


When the chemical industry met modern architecture | MIT News

Just months before starting her PhD, Jessica Varner and her partner bought a small house built in 1798. Located on tidal wetlands along Connecticut’s Patchogue River, the former residence of an ironworker had endured over two centuries of history and neglect.

As Varner began to slowly restore the house — discovering its nail-less construction and thin horsehair plaster walls, learning plumbing skills, and burning oyster shells to make lime wash — she discovered a deep connection between her work inside and outside academia.

For her dissertation in MIT’s History, Theory and Criticism of Architecture and Art program, Varner had been


work from home news: Work-from-home exemption for IT & ITeS industry extended till December 31, 2020

NEW DELHI: The department of telecom has extended the exemption given to the IT & ITeS industry to work from home till December this year. The exemption was going to expire at the end of July.

“In view of the ongoing concerns due to Covid-19, the department has decided to further extend these relaxations upto Decmeber 31, 2020…”

The industry has cheered the move.

“Thank you to the government for their tremendous support on the new ways of working from day 1. This has helped tremendously in further elevating our standing and responsiveness globally,” tweeted Rishad Premji, chairman of Wipro.