Steve Thompson from EOS Facades discusses the benefits of DfMA (Design for Manufacture and Assembly) for the construction industry.
With just over three weeks to go until Smart Building 2016, Buildingtalk previews a host of the new products planned to launch at the October event.
A show dedicated to integrated building technology, Smart Buildings 2016 has attracted an impressive list of exhibitors prior to its October launch.
A-Z infographic explores how and why homes are adapted and the home adaptations that still need to be done to make them accessible for all.
Acknowledging the best in West Midlands construction, the Celebrating Construction Awards was held at Birmingham’s ICC last week.
At Ecobuild, Redstone and Vanti demonstrated an integrated Smart Building solution, which has been developed to help workplaces use space more efficiently.
The scheme originally trialled at five of its branches after the New Year. Encon Group was so pleased with the HappyOrNot initiative it has since been extended to all 20 of its branches, with an exclusivity agreement making it the first in the industry to introduce this approach. HappyOrNot asks customers feedback on their experience[…]
Worlds tallest dam: Completed in 2014, Chinas Jinping-I Dam stands at 305 metres tall and 568 metres long. Construction records have been continuously made and broken in recent years as architects, engineers and developers push the boundaries of the industry to create some awe-inspiring structures. Here are eight world records that have set the[…]
Howard Chapman, Editor of Buildingtalk 21st century window cleaning saves water, waste and time + safer I came across this interesting Dragons Den style innovative device that makes window cleaning easy. Its secret lies in its chambered design. Just fill one side of the unit with clean water, via its internal flexible hose, and pump[…]
The latest edition of Brett’s Gardens and Drives catalogue showcases the company’s paving ranges through a series of visuals For 2015, the catalogue has been re-developed and printed in a landscape format. With the aim of focusing on the aesthetics of its paving rather than swamping readers with technical information, Brett’s catalogue heavily features lifestyle[…]