Sustainability

Cyber-safe green buildings 

IT cybersecurity specialist, OryxAlign, is calling for the integration of stronger cybersecurity measures in green buildings in its latest guide, The Green Buildings Guide, 2024: Achieving Green, Healthy & Cyber Secure Buildings. The guide highlights...

HKPC and HP launch joint technology centre in Hong Kong on advanced 3D printing 

Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC) and HP has signed a collaboration agreement to establish the HKPC-HP 3D Printing Technology Centre in Hong Kong for application research development on additive manufacturing, also known as 3D printing. The centre aims...

Competitive sustainability in construction is real and it’s accelerating 

Join Dave Swan, Senior Vice President of Products at Trackunit, as he delves into the landscape of competitive sustainability. Drawing from the illuminating insights of Trackunit’s ‘Constructing a Better Future’ report, Swan offers a...

FinTech’s green revolution: Nurturing sustainable practices among small businesses

Ashish Srivastava, Chief Commercial Officer, Triterras, dives into how FinTech has emerged as a crucial catalyst, motivating and supporting small to medium enterprises on their path towards environmental responsibility through sustainable trade...

Sustainable urban intelligence: Linker Vision unveils large vision model 

  Taiwanese AI trailblazer Linker Vision showcased its breakthrough achievements with its Continuous Learning AI Platform combined with Large Vision Model technology at the NVIDIA GTC 2024 AI conference. Through successful collaborations forged through...

Automated smart and sustainable waste collection for new Smart Cities 

This advanced waste collection solution is one of the essential factors for smart and sustainable cities in terms of user satisfaction and circular economy. The AWCS (Automated Waste Collection System) aspires to meet the necessity of smart and...

California Nevada Cement Association commends the bill permitting cement plants to capture carbon-free power 

The California Nevada Cement Association (CNCA) commends the introduction of AB 2109 by Assemblymember Juan Carrillo as a vital step forward in decarbonising the state’s cement production by 2045.  The bill would permit cement producers in...

Johnson Controls named overall leader for its Smart Building management platform 

Johnson Controls, a global leader in smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, was named the overall leader for its Smart Building management platform in the Smart Building Management Platforms competitive assessment, conducted by ABI Research, a global...

Grundfos introduces new range of end-suction pumps to advance Singapore’s smart green city ambitions 

As demand for intelligent solutions accelerates to build more connected, resilient and sustainable cities, Grundfos, a global leader in advanced pump solutions and water technologies, has launched its new NK and NKE range in Singapore. The new long-coupled...

Smart integration: Advancing sustainable design paradigms 

Explore the visionary insights of Mark Parson, Project Director at HDR, a global design firm ranked number six among the world’s best design firms. With nearly two decades of expertise in building engineering services, Mark drives innovation across...

How IoT is helping those managing social home portfolios achieve net zero 

The UK’s housing sector is under pressure to deliver an extensive retrofit programme to meet the government’s ambitious target of net zero emissions by 2050 and to reduce annual carbon emissions by more than half in the building sector by 2035....

Expert predicts sustainable new build developments will spring up in 2024 

Conveyancing expert predicts new build property developments will be a priority more than ever in 2024, many with a sustainable focus to meet Net zero targets.  Daniel Chard, Partner at UK conveyancing solicitors, Bird & Co, has made his 2024...