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CIFF Guangzhou 2024

China International Furniture Fair (CIFF), the world’s largest furniture exhibition and FM Magazine partner event, will welcome buyers from theRead More »


CIFF Guangzhou 2024: Redefining Furniture Procurement Globally

The 53rd edition of the China International Furniture Fair is preparing to set new records across 850,000 square metres ofRead More »

Best Practice

Retrofitting with BREEAM Certification

The sustainability of building refurbishment and new build projects has been enhanced by new BREEAM quality standards. Pexhurst Contracts ManagerRead More »


Mixed-use Office Tower in San Francisco Earns Fitwel and LEED Platinum Rating

345 California Street, an iconic newly renovated Class A mixed-use office property in San Francisco where Cushman & Wakefield overseesRead More »


Exclusive: 314 Architecture Studio Unveils Design of Pavilion Terraces at The Ellinikon

Award-winning Greek architectural practice 314 Architecture Studio has shared its design for the Pavilion Terraces buildings within Little Athens at The Ellinikon,Read More »

Case Studies

Case Study: Offering Hope for the Future

Graphite Design Group collaborated with Amazon to design Mary’s Place Family Center, a nonprofit supporting families experiencing homelessness. Mary’s PlaceRead More »


Property Needs You Challenge to Inspire Young People

Twelve of the largest real estate consultancies in the UK are behind a new competition to encourage more young peopleRead More »


Reimagining the Passenger Experience at Boston Logan International Airport

AECOM, Suffolk and luis vidal + architects are celebrating the official opening of the modernized Terminal E at Boston LoganRead More »


Harmonising Residential Life with Sustainable Architecture

For the past two years the home of two architects in Bois-le-Roi in the Fontainebleau Forest, near Paris, has beenRead More »

Case Studies

Case Study: University of Washington Health Sciences Building

Designed to inspire generations of future healthcare professionals, the new Health Sciences Education Building at the University of Washington fostersRead More »


Port One Logistics Park Expands with Four New ‘Zero Carbon’ Units

Port One Logistics Park development in Suffolk is nearing completion of four new pre-let warehousing units following a £20 millionRead More »


BW Expands Design and Build Team

UK workplace fit-out specialist BW has appointed Barnaby Smith and Dan Glater as project directors, along with Chloe Xidhas asRead More »

Case Studies

Case Study: Revitalizing the Oldest Hotel on the Las Vegas Strip

The Las Vegas Strip on Las Vegas Boulevard in Clark County, Nevada, is renowned for its concentration of resort hotelsRead More »


A New Era for Hygienic Heat Exchangers

Alfa Laval has sold its first gasketed plate heat exchanger (GPHE) from its newly launched hygienic line for businesses operatingRead More »


Zentia Adds Colourways to Ceiling Range

Zentia is delighted to announce two exciting product updates. The highly anticipated Aruba Triangle range takes it debut, and 35Read More »


Wood Investments Companies Acquires Former Tower Records Building in Brea and Signs UFC Gym as Tenant

Wood Investments Companies, Inc., has recently completed the acquisition of the former Tower Records building in downtown Brea, California. TheRead More »


Connecting Workplace Professionals and Designers in Amsterdam

The Workspace Design Show is set to take place from 11th to 12th October at the RAI in Amsterdam, offeringRead More »

Case Studies

Case Study: Access Control Upgrade at University of St Andrews

Abloy UK, Aspex and Johan Doors have worked in collaboration to provide the University of St Andrews with a compliantRead More »


Mount Vernon Library Commons: Showcasing Carbon Reduction in Concrete

The Mount Vernon Library Commons project in Washington State is positioning itself as one of the region’s most environmentally consciousRead More »


AI Engineering Software Updated to Recommend Validation Tests

Monolith, a developer of AI powered software for the engineering sector, has released Next Test Recommender (NTR) which makes activeRead More »


Record Attendance at CIFF Guangzhou 2023

A record 380,763 attendees from 166 countries visited the world’s largest furniture exhibition and FM Industry partner event, the ChinaRead More »


CIFF Guangzhou 2023: Where Furniture Responds to New Global Challenges

A preview of the China International Furniture Fair—the world’s largest furniture exhibition and FM Industry partner event, as over 4,000Read More »

Asia Pacific

Savills IM to Acquire Brisbane Office Building for Pan-Asian Fund

Savills Investment Management (Savills IM), the international real estate investment manager, has agreed to acquire HQ South, an A-grade officeRead More »


RS Announces Winner of Global Engineering Talent Competition

RS Group has named the winner of its Air Quality Project which was launched last year as part of aRead More »


Extending BIM to Doors

ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions have launced an app-based custom configuration tool for creating, visualising, modifying and managing door openings. TheRead More »


Making Wood Glow

Seattle-based lighting innovator LightArt is bringing natural materials to light with its first curated selection of wood grain colors andRead More »


Rochford Unveils New Fleet Under New Partnership with Norse

Bin collection in Rochford won’t look the same for at least the next eight years following the delivery of aRead More »

Case Studies

Designing Flood Defences to Stand the Test of Time

Kasper Fredriksen, sales engineer with Sulzer, explains how the company’s design expertise is ensuring the protection of a Danish townRead More »


BAM to Deliver £84m Mental Health Care Unit in Wales

BAM has been commissioned by Betsi Cadwaladr University (BCU) Health Board to develop the detailed design for a new inpatientRead More »


Evolution Launches Life Safety Systems Division

Evolution has launched a new dedicated Life Safety Systems division that builds on almost three decades of fire safety systems’Read More »


Roundtable: Refurb and Reuse vs Demolition and Rebuild

Stuart Byles and Lee Stuart, technical directors at UK contractor Pexhurst Services, discuss key take-homes on BREEAM standards from aRead More »

Automation & AI

The Future of Warehouse Automation

Nick Hughes, sales manager at UK intralogistics provider Invar Group, considers the key influences and technologies that are shaping fulfilmentRead More »


University of Arizona Revitalizes Campus with Addition of Student Success District

An interconnected ‘Student Success District’ designed by The Miller Hull Partnership in association with Poster Mirto McDonald has recently beenRead More »


LightArt Expands Small Profile Acoustic Lighting Offering

The Acoustic Stratta and Acoustic Baffle ranges from LightArt meets the need of designers for minimalist architectural lighting fixtures withRead More »


Launch of Innovative Off-grid Lighting System

Scottish solutions business Eco Group has launched an innovative off-grid lighting system to cut energy bills and reduce the carbonRead More »


The Latest Vegas Mega-Casino Looks Like a Winner

It’s easy to think of Las Vegas as something of a finished product from a real estate and construction perspective.Read More »


Veolia and Miracle-Gro Launch Recycling Scheme for Plastic Compost Bags

A new UK recycling operation involving Veolia, garden product brand Miracle-Gro, and Dobbies Garden Centres is set to address theRead More »


Launch of First Ever CIBSE-accredited On-demand Lighting CPDs

Lighting brand Signify has launched the first on-demand continuing professional development courses to be accredited by the Chartered Institution ofRead More »


Young Entrepreneur Launches New Engineering Academy

Clyne Albertelli, 25, who founded start-up Co-Lab Engineering in June, has launched an Engineering Academy to encourage collaboration between industryRead More »


AMP&RSAND Signs Achitectural Firm as Tenant for San Diego Campus Redevelopment

AMP&RSAND has signed a lease with Harley Ellis Devereaux Corp (HED) at its creative office redevelopment on the site ofRead More »


Rescheduled CIFF Guangzhou Attracts 50.19 Million Online Visits

The 49th edition of FM Industry partner event, the China International Furniture Fair (CIFF), has concluded successfully with a hybridRead More »


Summer School: A Fire Safety Curriculum

As educational facilities revel in a summertime of empty hallways and classrooms, Sue Corrick, EMEA Product Manager at Allegion UK,Read More »


Industry Recognition for Hi-vis Aramark Uniform Designs

Aramark Uniform Services has been selected as the recipient of two Network Association of Uniform Manufacturers and Distributors (NAUMD) ImageRead More »


The Haunting Impact of Decisions Past

Iain Cox, Chair of the Business Sprinkler Alliance (BSA) revisits a fire in a commercial laundry facility in the UnitedRead More »


ViaWest Group Invests in New Class A Industrial Project in Denver

Phoenix-based commercial real estate investor and developer ViaWest Group is making its first foray into the Denver market with theRead More »


The Future Lands for Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Accompanied by a New Hotel Opening

An attraction that has been years in the making has finally been cleared for takeoff at Kennedy Space Center VisitorRead More »


The Science of Air: Installing Modular Structures in Manufacturing Facilities

Paul Jakse, VP Sales for industrial solutions supplier AeroGo explains how largely redundant hovercraft transport technology is being used toRead More »


A Day at the Races for Factory Staff

Staff at Scottish glass and aluminium specialist Cube Glass have been treated to a Day at the Races to celebrate theRead More »

Case Studies

RHASS Pavilion Features Stunning Masonry Design

IG Masonry Support has delivered eye-catching masonry design for a single-storey pavilion that is being used as an event spaceRead More »


Schneider Electric Announces ETAP Digital Twin Integration

Schneider Electric has integrated its EcoStruxure Power Operation systems with ETAP’s Electrical Digital Twin on a continuous real-time basis toRead More »


Trelleborg Launches Earthmover Tire for Loading Operations

Trelleborg has taken on the challenge to improve earthmoving operations with the release of its newest radial tire, the EMR1031,Read More »


Architectural Studio Rebrand Reflects New Multidisciplinary Design and Community Focus

After five decades of leadership in architecture, interiors, branding, and planning, U.S. design practice Gould Evans has rebranded as MultistudioRead More »


Aura Blockchain Consortium Welcomes Mercedes-Benz

The Aura Blockchain Consortium has announced Mercedes-Benz as its fifth and newest founding member. The consortium was established to realiseRead More »


Intelligent Fire Detection Replaces Waking Watch Scheme in North London High-rise Blocks

Ekho, the newest hybrid wireless fire detection solution from Hochiki, has been installed in six blocks of apartment buildings operatedRead More »


Rentokil Launches Novel Solution to Tackle Increase in Rats

Rentokil Pest Control is claiming an industry first following the launch of an intelligent rodent control monitoring system for useRead More »


Helping Illuminate London’s Latest Green Space

Transforming into one of London’s finest public parks, Exchange Square at Broadgate recently underwent significant remodelling to create a havenRead More »


Pediatric Center in Washington Designed From a Child’s Eye Perspective

Nestled in the foothills of the Cascades, Encompass Snoqualmie is a 10,000 square-foot state-of-the-art pediatric therapy facility that is anythingRead More »


HID Global Acquires Vizinex RFID

Expand Portfolio of High-Performance Passive RFID Tags


Breaking Ground with the U.S. Consulate General in Casablanca

The Miller Hull Partnership, LLP, an internationally recognized architecture and planning firm, recently marked the groundbreaking of the new UnitedRead More »

Automation & AI

HEPA Filters and Hand Dryers

26.09.2019, 14:49 HEPA Filters and Hand Dryers Neil Butler, business development manager within Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V.’s Automation Systems Division,Read More »


Driving Quality and Efficiency with Flexible Working

08.08.2019, 14:56 Driving Quality and Efficiency with Flexible Working Smart technology, a games area and bench desking are supporting flexibleRead More »

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