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Smart buildings survey

Individual sub-systems within a building have long operated in silo. However, the current trend is headed toward a greater interconnected environment. Global technology research powerhouse, Omdia, connects the dots to reveal the value of the building’s intelligent environment through its ...

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WiredScore launches global certification for smart buildings

The company behind the internationally recognised digital connectivity rating scheme for real estate, WiredScore, has launched a new certification for smart buildings aimed at providing clarity, definition and measurement for the growing smart building industry. SmartScore certification was developed in response ...

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Redefining workspaces: Smart building priorities in 2021

Peter Burbidge, Managing Director, Pressac For more than a year, we’ve been wondering what the office will look like when the pandemic ends. And now we know: a hybrid model that combines in-person and remote work. But are these changes ...

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BESA and ESTA create joint energy efficiency group

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has established a joint Special Interest Group with the Energy Services Technology Association (ESTA) to promote energy efficiency in buildings to government and industry. The Energy Efficiency in Buildings Group will include members from ...

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Pressac smart gateway earns US approval

Pressac extends its global reach and enhances its product portfolio As businesses seek to find equilibrium through coronavirus and beyond, smart buildings have become increasingly important across the globe. By monitoring and managing occupancy, headcount, and energy use, the smart ...

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Office occupation has accelerated by 120% since the beginning of September, according to smart buildings data

The return to school for millions of children in England and Wales has coincided with an acceleration in workers returning to the office, according to a new release of data by Metrikus, the smart buildings platform that gives landlords and ...

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Smart investment

Mark McLoughlin, Key Account Manager for Siemens Industries and Markets and Siemens Financial Services explains why it pays to invest in the latest smart building technology There are a number of external factors that can impact the success and productivity ...

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ISS partners with Haltian to build smart facilities

ISS has announced a global partnership with Finnish IoT and product development company, Haltian, as it seeks to take advantage of new technologies and digitalisation to make the facilities it manages smarter, more user friendly and efficient. Internet of Things ...

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Blowing hot and cold

Giles Korner, Head of Smart Buildings at engineering consultancy HDR | Hurley Palmer Flatt, explains how the latest technologies can improve environmental conditions for building occupants The design of buildings is becoming more focused on the wellbeing of occupants, creating ...

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Ergosense adopts Thingstream for global facility management solution

By combining Thingstream’s globally available IoT Communication-as-a-Service solution with Ergosense’s suite of measurement and monitoring devices, there is now a secure, reliable and cost predictable option to help gain efficiencies when managing facilities. Ergosense’s devices help identify and manage efficiencies ...

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