How Underfloor Heating Promotes Comfort, Saves Energy and Improves Air Quality
September 22, 2020


Underfloor heating system is a type of central heating or cooling system that achieves thermal comfort by controlling and regulating indoor cli...

Energy Efficiency Upgrades With Space Heating Systems
September 21, 2020


In simple words, energy efficiency means utilizing less energy for performing the same tasks and eliminating energy waste. Energy efficiency up...

The 3 30 300 Rule, Understanding The Real Operating Cost Of Buildings
September 17, 2020


Minimizing costs is at the very top of every building managers list as the ownership cost of the building goes beyond construction budget. Buil...

Top 4 Tips For Improving Buildings From A MEP Engineer
September 16, 2020


Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEP) Engineering refers to various characteristics of building design, and consists of planning, designin...

EDGE, Green Building Certification System For Buildings
September 15, 2020


Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies (EDGE) is a Green Building certification system developed by the International Finance Corporatio...

MEP Engineering: Top 5 Ways To Add Value In Building Design
September 14, 2020


Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEP) Engineering refers to various characteristics of building design. It consists of planning, designing...

Improving Indoor Air Quality With The Right Construction Materials
September 09, 2020


Most of the Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) projects focus on already existing buildings, and are already occupied. However, there is one aspect of co...

Top 6 Energy Solutions You Need For Building An Eco-Friendly House
August 26, 2020


Did you know that 22% of the electricity produced in the United States annually is used for residential buildings? If you are a building owner ...

Mold and Legionella Prevention in Unoccupied Buildings
August 25, 2020


The government is now gradually unlocking its economy after a shutdown due to prolonged national lockdown. Many buildings have now started to r...

How To Ensure Safe Reopening of Buildings After COVID 19
August 24, 2020


Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, strict nationwide lockdown has been enforced. This has resulted in many buildings being vacant or...

Masonry Construction, Characteristics and Misconception
August 21, 2020


Masonry is not only one of the oldest construction techniques, but also one of the most established one. It can used to build a wide range of c...

Renewable Hot Water Systems: Solar Collectors and Heat Pumps
August 20, 2020


Energy consumption is one of the biggest factors considered when it comes to reducing the building expenses. Most energy consumption methods in...

How Temperature Control Improves Efficiency and Comfort at Work Places
August 19, 2020


One of the biggest challenges building owners face for comfort living is thermal comfort, since there are multiple interactions between technic...

Top 5 Home Features That Help Protect The Environment
August 18, 2020


Protecting the environment is one the most important concern nowadays, and businesses all around the world have started adopting eco friendly s...

How A Building Digital Twins Contributes to LEED Certification
August 17, 2020


A building digital twin or a digital replica of a building is a virtual model that collects real-world information about various building struc...

Geotextiles in Civil Construction Projects
August 16, 2020


Geotextile in a synthetic permeable material used to improve the soil characteristics in civil construction projects. Geotextiles are large she...

Resilient Design, Is Resilience The New Sustainability?
August 13, 2020


When we first hear the word “resilience”, we instantly think about the ability to recover quickly and bounce back. In construction industry, re...

Improving Construction Management With Digital Construction Documents
August 12, 2020


Before the digital era, construction design and plans were hand drawn by architects and engineers. Whenever copies of these drawing and documen...

The Ultimate Guide For Choosing a MEP Engineer
August 11, 2020


When it comes to construction projects, Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP) systems represent most of the project budget for component la...

How Can Construction Industry Prepare For Post Corona Times
August 10, 2020


The COVID-19 outbreak has affected businesses all around the world, with the number of reported cases rising every day. Even after governments,...

Understanding The Three Types Of Energy Models For Buildings
August 09, 2020


Energy Consumption is one of the most important factors for reducing the environmental footprint and also for increasing the building energy ef...

The Elements Of Sustainable Architecture
August 06, 2020


The very nature of construction industry is based on heavy use of natural resources. This often tends to have an environmental impact. With the...

How AI Improves HVAC Performance  Indoor Air Quality
August 05, 2020


Artificial Intelligence (AI) is proving to have promising application in construction industry. Seeing how HVAC systems contribute to the large...

How Data Science Benefits MEP Engineers in Construction Industry
August 04, 2020


With every passing day, we keep realizing that data science has found a wide range of applications in numerous businesses. Seeing how the numbe...

The Rise of Drones in Construction Industry
August 03, 2020


Drones, also known as Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), are no longer just a hobbyist tech gadget. Many industries and commercial fields have st...