We have had many false digital dawns in the construction sector, but now it feels different. Progress on BIM is picking up pace and innovations like 3D printing are now being embraced more widely.
The CEILING Collection is the latest group of diffusers to join the Air Diffusion product range. These diffusers have been designed with all parties in mind, to ensure that from installer to end user, every individual can achieve optimum comfort.
The UK’s decision to leave the EU next year has brought uncertainty to the UK and is a process that will undoubtedly affect us all. It may change the ways that we operate and could bring many opportunities. But how will it affect the construction industry and regulations?
In recent years, our industry has witnessed a notable change in the way we go about delivering a quality-built indoor environment. Occupants now have a better understanding of the impact air quality has on their mental health and employers are starting to better appreciate the quality and productivity implications. But, why is it important that we, as building engineers, pay attention to this?
Digital tools and smart technologies are opening up incredible possibilities for building engineers; and making critical routine maintenance work less of a chore. Following its devastating fire last month, the plans to rebuild the Mackintosh building in Glasgow and the developments of remotely testing fire safety equipment are examples demonstrating these possibilities.