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Survey shows 83% of professionals believe BIM will support delivery of facilities management

Building Information Modelling (BIM) has the potential to deliver significant benefits to the facilities management industry. That’s according to the results of a new survey published by the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM). The FM Awareness of Building...
Posted On 14 Aug 2017
Richard Lambert: managing director of Evolution Security
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All-new Security Design Division unveiled by integrated fire and security specialist Evolution

Evolution, the integrated fire and security business, has launched a new Security Design Division to provide security and fire system design and specification services to third party integrators, installers and clients. Richard Lambert, managing director of Evolution, informed...
Posted On 09 Aug 2017
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BIFM incorporates Building Information Modelling within FM Professional Standards

The British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) has now incorporated Building Information Modelling (BIM) into the Facilities Management Professional Standards to reflect the growing impact it has on the working practices of FM professionals. The addition follows a BIFM...
Posted On 20 Feb 2017
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Euralarm’s 2017 Symposium focuses on future of fire and security services in Europe

The next Euralarm Symposium will be held at the Holiday Inn in London’s Kensington on Monday 8 May 2017 and focus on the future of fire and security services across Europe, in turn outlining ways of making sure that the future is full of business opportunities. In recent...
Posted On 03 Jan 2017
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Euralarm Symposium 2016 shows new technology “disrupting” electronic fire safety and security industries

A must-attend event for practising professionals operating within the electronic fire safety and security industries was the Euralarm Symposium 2016, which took place on 9 May in Lisbon, Portugal. The day focused on challenges and opportunities for businesses due to the impact of...
Posted On 27 May 2016
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Hochiki Europe set to host BIM-focused webinar for fire safety professionals

On Thursday 14 April at 1.00 pm, Hochiki Europe is hosting an educational webinar for fire safety-focused professionals. Entitled: ‘What You Need to Know About Building Information Modelling (BIM) for Today and Tomorrow’, the webinar will explore how – with the...
Posted On 07 Apr 2016
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Forecasts for construction, education and healthcare sectors issued by ASSA ABLOY UK Specification

ASSA ABLOY UK Specification is now looking ahead to 2016 and how it believes the construction industry will respond following a year of mixed fortunes. Despite the dip experienced in the latter part of 2015, the latest forecasts from the Construction Products Association (CPA)...
Posted On 19 Jan 2016
3D representation of several of Zaun's security solutions for end users
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3D design prepares fencing manufacturer Zaun for Building Information Modelling future

Innovative steel mesh fencing manufacturer Zaun is promising “speedier, more user-friendly and more accurate design” and the ability to deliver Building Information Modelling (BIM) through its move to parametric 3D design. The company – which offers an extensive...
Posted On 09 Nov 2015
Hochiki Europe has become the first company of its kind to provide Building Information Modelling (BIM) components for the NBS National BIM Library
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Hochiki becomes first fire safety solutions manufacturer listed in NBS National BIM Library

Ahead of the Government’s 2016 Level 2 targets, fire safety systems manufacturer Hochiki Europe has become the first company of its kind to provide Building Information Modelling (BIM) components for the NBS National BIM Library. To aid designers, architects and specifiers...
Posted On 26 May 2015
PAS 1192-5 applies to both building and infrastructure assets - See more at: http://www.cpni.gov.uk/advice/Cross-cutting-advice/Digital-built-assets-and-environments/#sthash.btmJH0ct.dpuf
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CPNI sponsors PAS 1192-5:2015 to address security issues for built assets, data and information

The need to reduce the cost of public sector assets is driving a period of rapid evolution in the construction sector. In future, digital built environments – including Building Information Modelling (BIM) – will need to deliver fiscal, functional, sustainability and...
Posted On 22 May 2015
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