United Kingdom

Engineering Excellence on Show During CEOs Visit to Sellafield

Technology as well as community initiatives were showcased at the world-renowned Sellafield nuclear power plant in Cumbria during a visitRead More »


CERN Renews Serco Contracts

The European Laboratory for Particle Physics (CERN) has renewed two ontracts with Serco marking a 30-year partnership with the globalRead More »

United States

Offering Google Wallet™ to Employees, Tenants and Guests

Identity solutions provider HID, in partnership with Smart Spaces, smart building platform Cohesion, has added mobile credentials in Google WalletRead More »


Bidvest Noonan Launches Dynamic Workplace

Bidvest Noonan new Dynamic Workplace solution employs cutting-edge sensor-based technology to optimise service performance, resource utilisation, and transform service managementRead More »


Johnson Controls Recognised by ABI Research

Johnson Controls has been named ‘overall leader’ in a competitive Smart Building Management Platforms assessment by global technology influencer ABIRead More »


Providing Innovative RailTech Solutions in the UAE

Emrill has launched Emrill Rail, a dedicated division to service the unique needs of the UAE’s railway supply industry. EmrillRead More »


Kramer Adds Distributor in Benelux Region

Kramer Electronics has appointed Netherlands and Belgium based AV/IT multimedia technology integrator Van Domburg Partners as a regional distributor.  VanRead More »

Event News

Cygnus Debuts SmartNet Solution in Birmingham

Cygnus is unveiling new remote notification and monitoring platform Cygnus ALERT at the Fire Safety Event in Birmingham. Cygnus ALERTRead More »


Elevating Smart Workspace Technology

Utelogy Corporation has announced its integration with Neat, a pioneer in innovative video devices. The collaboration leverages the Neat PulseRead More »


2024 State of Security Report from HID

Identity solutions provider HID has released its 2024 State of the Security Industry Report, which gathered responses from 2,600 partners,Read More »


Mitie Appointed to CCS Healthcare FM Procurement Framework

Mitie has been awarded a place on the Crown Commercial Service’s (CCS) Healthcare Soft Facilities Management (FM) Framework agreement forRead More »


Senior Internal Appointments at Cloud

Cloud has promoted Stuart Ruthven as director of products and Katie Harvey as director of operations. Ruthven joined the technologyRead More »


Minimising Downtime in Commercial Kitchens

An innovative mobile app from Farnek’s home maintenance business Hitches & Glitches (H&G) helps restaurant and commercial kitchen operators monitorRead More »


Senior Internal Promotion at Johnson Controls

Johnson Controls has promoted Sarah Dixon as General Manager of its Fire & Security business with immediate effect. Dixon bringsRead More »


Government Property Agency Reappoints Chair

Executive Agency of the UK Cabinet Office, The Government Property Agency (GPA), has confirmed a second term for Pat RitchieRead More »


Making a Difference

Richard Sykes, ABM Senior Vice President and President of ABM UK & Ireland, explains the people-centric vision driving growth atRead More »


Johnson Controls Appoints Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Johnson Controls has announced Marc Vandiepenbeeck as executive vice president and chief financial officer. Vandiepenbeeck succeeds Olivier Leonetti who willRead More »


Transforming the Future of Smart Buildings

“The Smart Building of the Future”, a new paper from Johnson Controls, outlines how smart buildings equipped with artificial intelligence, IoT, cloud andRead More »

Republic of Ireland

Verdantix Recognises Johnson Controls as a Leader in Energy Management Software

Johnson Controls makes an appearance as a ‘Leader’ in Verdantix’ Green Quadrant: Energy Management Software 2023 report. The report providesRead More »


Reimagining the Risk of Legionella

Harnessing the IoT and connected sensory devices facilitates monitoring of water systems for the Legionella pneumophila bacteria according to GarethRead More »


Next-gen Home Automation

Residential real estate developer London Land Group and ABB Electrification’s Smart Buildings Division have signed a key supplier agreement toRead More »


Kodak Alaris Named a ‘Major Player’ by IDC MarketScape

Kodak Alaris has been named a ‘Major Player’ in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Intelligent Document Processing (IDP) Software 2023-2024 VendorRead More »


Leaving No Scope for Error

Elior UK is rolling out mixed reality (MR) headsets to support training of catering teams in the healthcare and retirementRead More »


UVS and Wavestore in Integration Partnership

Video wall solutions provider Ultimate Visual Solutions (UVS) and security video software developer Wavestore have announced an integration partnership to offerRead More »


Expansion of Digitalisation Programme for SME Manufacturers 

Made Smarter, a programme helping SME manufacturers in the UK access technology and digital skills, is to be rolled outRead More »


Everest Group Names SS&C Blue Prism a Leader in Process Orchestration 

SS&C Blue Prism has been named as a Leader and “Star Performer” in the Everest Group Process Orchestration Products PEAK Matrix Assessment forRead More »


Showcasing a Sustainable Future

On 7th November, more than 160 guests joined Veolia at BMA House in London to discuss sustainability and learn aboutRead More »


Ministry of Justice Awards Electronic Monitoring Contract

The UK Ministry of Justice (MOJ) has selected Serco to deliver electronic monitoring services in England and Wales under aRead More »


Heroes of the Night: How Technology Shines a Light on Night-time Workers

Jason Petsch, CEO of outdoor estates maintenance company OUTCO, explains how winter gritting and other challenging outdoor work can beRead More »


Improving HSE Audits with Digitalisation

Ryan Mitchell, Farnek’s head of Quality, Health, Safety, Excellence and Wellbeing (QHSEW), was a speaker at the recent ‘Revolutionising HealthRead More »


Combatting Antisocial and Criminal Behaviour with Tech

With recorded crime in England and Wales now above pre-pandemic levels, Chris Potts looks at how communication technology is supporting theRead More »


UVS Expands Business Development Team

Control room video wall company Ultimate Visual Solutions (UVS) has appointed Karen Churchill to a senior business and customer developmentRead More »


Interroll Hosts EHEDG Annual Member Meeting in Germany

The European Hygienic Engineering & Design Group (EHEDG) has convened for its inaugural in-person meeting at the Interroll Academy inRead More »


Integrated Security System for Amsterdam HQ of Global Conglomerate

Evolution has designed and installed an integrated security system for a major conglomerate’s new EMEA HQ using the very latestRead More »

Energy Management

Innovative Collaboration to Boost Energy Efficiency for UK Businesses

An industry collaboration between sustainable technology specialist Pilot Group and global heating equipment manufacturer Reznor aims to provide cost-effective energyRead More »


Construction Sector ‘Crying Out’ for Tech Innovation

An HP survey of construction workers in the US, UK and Germany has found little progress in addressing reportedly sluggish levelsRead More »


How Consumer-style Technology is Changing Winter Gritting in Britain

Jason Petch, CEO of OUTCO, says a wider range of easily accessible technologies are delivering more than cost and efficiencyRead More »


Manufacturer Selects Dublin Shopping Centre Robot for ‘Worldwide Best Performance Award’

Singapore-based robotics company Lionsbot International has named The Rex Cleaning Cobot, the latest large-scale cleaning solution in Bidvest Noonan’s portfolio,Read More »


Unveiling the Future of Cleaning

Merlin Connect, a new technology platform from Mitie, supports intelligence-led cleaning communication, data collection and analytics. The app-based solution isRead More »


Why Transformation Matters in Welsh Manufacturing

As Wales Tech Week draws closer, visitors can expect digital transformation in manufacturing to be one of the main focuses.Read More »


Two-in-One Professional Soundbar for Philips MediaSuite TVs

PPDS has launched the HAL5023 Professional Soundbar featuring a built-in subwoofer for Philips MediaSuite TVs installed in hotels. Developed inRead More »


Johnson Controls Enhances Autocall ES Net Life Safety Network

Johnson Controls has added long-distance connectivity between buildings and improved visual alarm safety to its ES Net Life Safety Network.Read More »


ISS Partners with Watershed to Advance Full-Scope Carbon Reductions

ISS is accelerating its progress towards full-scope net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2040 by implementing enterprise climate platform, Watershed’sRead More »


Helping Businesses Reach Net Zero Faster

BT and Johnson Controls are collaborating to help business customers in the UK and internationally benefit from smart buildings technologyRead More »


OPTEX Launches New Vehicle Detection Sensors in EMEA

Global sensor manufacturer OPTEX has unveiled a new series of vehicle detection sensors for customers in Europe, the Middle EastRead More »

Case Studies

Case Study: Bringing Cutting-Edge Visual Solutions to Oral Roberts University’s New Athletic Center

Oral Roberts University (ORU) in Tulsa, Oklahoma, is renowned globally for its diverse educational offerings and multicultural campus environment. HomeRead More »


ISS Opens “Future of Work Innovation Lab”

ISS has inaugurated a “Future of Work Innovation Lab” in the Portuguese city of Porto dedicated to developing software solutionsRead More »


EPLAN and Dassault Systèmes Collaborate to Support Clients

EPLAN is integrating its electrical engineering and fluid-power technology solutions with Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform to support the workflows ofRead More »


UK Care Home Provider Renews Catering Contract

Anchor Homes, England’s largest not-for-profit provider of specialist housing and care for people in later life, has renewed and expandedRead More »


Abloy UK Introduces Offline Access Control Management

Abloy UK has launched Incedo Offline, an extension to the Incedo ecosystem that allows access to be managed both inRead More »


Accruent Announces New IIoT-CMMS Integrations

Accruent has integrated its Maintenance Connection Computerized Maintenance Management System with the Meridian engineering document management system (EDMS) and vxRead More »


BDR Thermea Group Strengthens Strategic Partnership with G.I. Holding

Baxi’s parent company BDR Thermea Group is acquiring a 25 per cent stake in G.I. Holding, a market leader inRead More »


Leuze Turns 60

In 2023, global sensor manufacturer Leuze Group celebrates 60 years since the launch ot its electronics division. Today, over 1,600Read More »


Decarbonising Germany’s Largest Mixed-use Commercial Building

A collaboration between Sonar Real Estate and MeteoViva Deutschland is reducing carbon emissions and energy consumption at The Squaire, aRead More »


Heliot Europe Makes Senior UK Appointment

Sigfox operator and IoT network Heliot Europe has appointed Gareth Mitchell as UK Partner Manager following its acquisition of WND UK’sRead More »


Case Study: Supporting Flex and Interactive Learning in Finland

Teachers and students at the Akvarelli School in Forssa, Finland are benefitting from the installation of AV technology in allRead More »


The Future of Home: Mira Showers, Bellway Collaborate with University of Salford

Residential housebuilder Bellway has created ‘The Future Home’ within Energy House 2.0 (EH 2.0), an unique £16 million research facilityRead More »


CBRE Optimising 20,000 Client Sites with AI Enhanced FM

CBRE’s Global Workplace Solutions business has now deployed AI-powered smart facilities management solutions at more than 20,000 client sites representingRead More »


Capgemini Renews ISS Contract

Capgemini has extended its integrated facilities management (IFM) contract with ISS in Europe and North America for a further threeRead More »


Welding with Precise Energy Delivery

AMADA WELD TECH Inc., highlights its MIB-300A and MIB-600A AC Inverter Welding Power Supplies which offer increased control resulting inRead More »


Wolverhampton City Council Enhances Urban Traffic Control with Video Wall Technology

In a collaborative effort involving SWARCO, Intech Solutions, and Ultimate Visual Solutions (UVS), Wolverhampton City Council’s urban traffic control centreRead More »


Kramer Strengthens AVoIP Market Focus in the DACH Region

Global AV over IP (AVoIP) solutions provider Kramer Electronics has appointed Marco Widmann as its new Area Sales Manager forRead More »


Whitepaper: Transforming Smart Building Technology

A new whitepaper from Planon looks at how the adoption of smart building technology is changing expectations by placing newRead More »


Driving Innovation with Data as Students Return to Campus

This fall, Aramark Collegiate Hospitality is offering innovative new ordering technologies and food concepts, designed with industry and campus-specific data,Read More »


How to Combat Rodents by Investing in Smart Tech

New research from Rentokil Pest Control highlights how smart technology is helping to prevent pest infestations from occurring. Presented inRead More »


Helping NHS Procurers Identify Millions in Potential Savings

A Crown Commercial Service-funded digital platform has identified millions of pounds of potential savings for NHS procurement teams in itsRead More »


BPD Zenith Expands Asset Management Software Capabilities

BPD Zenith has acquired enterprise asset management (EAM) solutions company and IBM and IFS Gold partner, Peacock Engineering. The acquisitionRead More »


Catch the Game, Skip the Lines: San Francisco Giants Introduce AI-Powered Self-Checkout

In a bid to elevate the fan experience at Oracle Park, the San Francisco Giants have partnered with AI andRead More »


Moorfields Eye Hospital Catering Contract

Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has awarded a three-year contract to Compass Group business Medirest to manage catering andRead More »


Firework and Drone Spectacle Makes UK Festival History

On Saturday, 22nd July, The 2023 Secret Garden Party wowed attendees by showcasing an unprecedented combination of fireworks, lighting, andRead More »


LiBiao Robotics Open European HQ

Autonomous post sortation company LiBiao Robotics has selected Frankfurt for its new European headquarters, inaugurating a new office space withRead More »


Allied Telesis Announces New Ruggedized 10 Gigabit PoE++ Industrial Ethernet Switches

Allied Telesis, a global leader in connectivity solutions and intelligent networking tools, is pleased to introduce the IE220 Series of industrial-grade switchesRead More »


Global Food Supplier Upgrades Wastewater Treatment at UK Plant

Griffith Foods has selected WCS Environmental Engineering technology to enhance the wastewater treatment process at its UK site in Wincanton,Read More »


BSI Whitepaper Considers ICT in the Built Environment’s Circular Economy

A new whitepaper from BSI addresses digitalisation in ensuring the built environment benefits from the circular economy. Authored by Dr.Read More »


Wireless Devices Protect Historic London Theatre

One of London’s best-preserved Victorian theatres, the Harold Pinter on Panton Street in Westminster, has received a fire system upgradeRead More »


Cleaning Tech Roadshow

Wessex Cleaning Equipment will host its annual ‘I-Team Roadshow’ showcasing some of the latest developments in cleaning technology on 24thRead More »


Freight Specialist Opens UK Control Room

Rail freight provider Freightliner has used video technology supplied by Ultimate Visual Solutions (UVS) for a new National Operations CentreRead More »


DEWA Achieves Cost Savings with 3D Printing

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) achieved savings of AED 509,658 (US $138,760) between 2021 and 2022 by using 3DRead More »


Alibaba Supports Cold Chain Logistics with Largest Food Distribution Centre to Date

Freshippo, Alibaba Group’s new retail venture, has inaugurated a supply chain center in Shanghai to support cold chain logistics distributionRead More »


Comment on London Climate Action Week (24 June to 2 July)

In advance of London Climate Action Week (LCAW), Paul Wrighton, Director of Sustainable Infrastructure for the UK and Ireland at Johnson Controls,Read 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 »


PSNI Quality Cup Winners at InfoComm 2023

The PSNI Global Alliance of AV integrators, manufacturers, distributors and service partners has named Legrand, Biamp, Williams AV and ZeeVeeRead More »


Clearing the Air: Mitsubishi Electric Upgrades Ventilation System

Mitsubishi Electric has added the LGH-RVX3-E Lossnay Mechanical Ventilation with Heat Recovery (MVHR) system to its flagship range of ventilationRead More »


Keeping Motorists Safe: Merseytravel Awards Tunnel Approach Works Contracts

Merseytravel has selected SPIE UK to deliver works associated with the supply and installation of ten new variable message signRead More »


MRI Strengthens Commitment to DE&I

MRI Software has launched a new workplace strategy to encourage more diverse perspectives and experiences after Patrick Ghilani joined over 2,000Read More »


ExCeL London Launches Checkout-Free Store

ExCeL London is the first event space in the United Kingdom to open a frictionless checkout-free store with the launchRead More »


Envoy Claims First with Workplace Occupancy Analytics Solution

Envoy has launched a new workplace occupancy analytics solution to facilitate capturing data from multiple sources including door access scans,Read More »


Planon-SAP Partnership to Integrate Real Estate and Workplace Management

Planon has announced a strategic collaboration to bring SAP’s market-leading ERP capabilities to its real estate and smart building management platformRead More »


WH Smith North America Deploys Oracle AI Cloud Solution

WH Smith North America (WHSNA) which incorporates leading retailer to the airport marketplace Marshall Retail Group, is leveraging Oracle’s retailRead More »


Johnson Controls Named to Clean200

Johnson Controls has been included on the Clean200™ list of companies for “putting sustainability at the heart of” its products,Read More »


Prestigious UK Golf Club Upgrades Fire System

Notts Golf Club, also known as Hollinwell, has enhanced its fire protection with the installation of over 100 wireless fireRead More »

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