The construction industry has often hesitated in the past when it comes to embracing digital technology, avoiding sporadic investment into emerging trends without solid evidence and proof of return. With less than 1% of revenues being spent on IT and digitalisation of operations, it’s an industry with a lot of catching up to do. With many digital technological innovations now proving their worth from conceptual design through to on-site physical construction, their adoption is becoming a catalyst for fundamental change in the way that construction projects are designed, developed and managed overall.
Knauf Insulation has launched its new Solutions Guide to make specifying the right insulation for every application quicker and easier than ever before.
Advanced, a global leader in the design, manufacture and supply of intelligent fire systems, have worked with NBS to produce a comprehensive range of certified BIM objects for their fire panels, now listed on the NBS National BIM Library.
Renowned bathroom solutions manufacturer, Armitage Shanks, is showcasing its innovative range of washroom ceramics and brassware for the commercial sector on stand E63 at this year’s London Build.
Stewart Dalgarno, Director of Product Development at Stewart Milne Group – the independent, award-winning house-builder and leading timber systems manufacturer – discusses how utilising digital technologies in the design and build process can bring added value and yield savings for UK house-builders.
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) is set to bring together industry leaders to debate the latest PropTech opportunities for property design, management and construction professionals.
The principles behind Building Information Modelling (BIM) have been around for years, although its integration into live construction sites is still relatively new. However, as Stuart Cadge, Sales and Marketing Coordinator at GeoSLAM, explains recent developments in hardware and software are making it more accessible to even smaller firms.
Come and join us ahead of BIM Show Live to find out what has been going on behind the scenes at bimstore to make our content work for architects and specifiers.
As a specialist in the highest specification fit-out joinery, Brown & Carroll is often the last in a long line of contractors to participate in bringing construction projects to a successful conclusion. Being a finishing trade puts Brown & Carroll in the hot seat for completion on time – and the company hasn’t missed a deadline for more than a quarter of a century.
Heating system filter specialist Eclipse Magnetics has increased the warranty on its BoilerMag commercial and industrial boiler filters to 10 years. As a result of BoilerMag’s confidence in the high quality full stainless steel construction and outstanding performance of its products, the new warranty provides installers with high levels of product guarantee.