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Using smart sensor technology to optimise workspaces

Written by Peter Burbidge, MD, Pressac One of the biggest costs for most organisations is their office space. Or at least, it has been up until now. Companies have been forced to take a highly agile approach to meet challenges ...

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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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Akuvox launches A05C Smart Access Control Reader featuring face recognition & multi-format contactless authentication

CIE, a leading distributor of audiovisual and security brands, is pleased to announce the UK launch of the A05C from Akuvox. The A05C is the first of Akuvox’s brand new series of smart IP access control readers and features a ...

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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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Indoor mapping offered by Esri UK and Tetra Tech partnership

Makes buildings smarter for facilities managers Esri UK has joined forces with Tetra Tech to offer an end-to-end solution for indoor mapping, designed to capitalise on an increasing demand for indoor mapping for facilities management at large offices, campuses or ...

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Back to school

As pupils go back to school there are a number of safety measures schools need to implement to ensure the health and wellness of staff, students and school communities says Matthew Margetts, Director of Sales and Marketing at Smarter Technologies ...

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STV Electronic presents flexible I/O expansion module for Raspberry Pi based DIN rail PC

STV Electronic launches a smart digital I/O expansion module for its Raspberry Pi 3 B+ based DIN rail PC. The new I/O Module 16, which can be operated remotely from the system via RS-485, provides 4 digital inputs, 4 digital ...

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BCO paper outlines office technology that is responding to Covid-19

The British Council for Offices (BCO) has published a new paper outlining how technology is being used in offices to combat Covid-19. The paper titled Impact of Technology on the Covid-19 Workplace outlines how the sector is adapting and embracing  ...

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Touch-free urinal flushing technologies from Viega

Designed for maximum hygiene and cleanliness, Viega has introduced two new touch-free flushing technologies for urinals in public facilities such as offices, transport hubs and sports stadiums. The concealed and infrared flushing solutions are available in a variety of design ...

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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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