Contributing to the advancement of science is part of our philosoply at Douglas. Technology transfer, as well as the integration of new materials and methods, are essential to the evolution of the construction industry, an industry which has a very slow evolution compared to other fields, for several reasons. Every project is a prototype, with the concomitant inherent risks, so the tendency is to repeat what we know in order to minimise that risk.
It is utopic to think that the problems can all be solved, but if it becomes more and more economical to build high-quality buildings, at least from the technical aspect, we will have done our part.
Some of our contributions: