Posts tagged with ‘CIBSE’

  • Bosch backs CIBSE’s Society of Digital Engineering

    By Debbie Eales on November 2, 2017
    The Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE)’s Society of Digital Engineering (SDE) is a step in the right direction, according to an industry spokesperson from Bosch Commercial and Industrial. The society has been recently launched by CIBSE to support anyone involved in bringing digital elements to the built environment, be it designer, manufacturer, or contractor – an approach welcomed […]
  • CIBSE reveals bumper line-up for young engineers’ awards

    By Debbie Eales on September 22, 2017
    Eight graduates and six employers have been shortlisted in this year’s Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) Young Engineers’ Awards sponsored by Andrews Water Heaters; Kingspan Industrial Insulation, Swegon Air Management and the CIBSE Patrons. The Awards celebrate the industry’s best examples of young engineering talent, recognising the individuals whose academic and professional achievements set them apart from their […]
  • Hamworthy launches new CIBSE-accredited CPD seminar

    By Debbie Eales on September 14, 2017
    Hamworthy Heating is expanding its offer of CIBSE-accredited Continuing Professional Development (CPD) seminars. Aimed primarily at consultants and buildings services engineers, the new course covers the topic of new boilers on old heating systems with a focus on hydraulic separation. The new seminar explores the challenges when refurbishing old heating systems by looking at open vs closed heating systems, and […]
  • Last call for 2018 CIBSE Building Performance Awards entries

    By Debbie Eales on September 4, 2017
    Entries for the 2018 CIBSE Building Performance Awards close this month on Friday, September 15. These are the only awards in the built environment sector that are judged on actual, in-use performance rather than projections or designed performance. The awards are free to enter. By asking for data on how entries perform, the awards ensure that only projects, products, initiatives […]
  • Slough waste transfer station project wins Green Infrastructure Challenge

    By Debbie Eales on June 14, 2017
    A design to transform a busy waste recycling centre in Slough into a green oasis has won the second Green Infrastructure Challenge, held by the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) and the ARCC Network. The winning team, led by Louise Handley of environmental services company Amey, demonstrated an ambitious plan to re-model the fabric and landscape of Chalvey […]
  • Learn about HVAC and building technology with the BCIA

    By Debbie Eales on April 26, 2017
    Building services professionals looking to develop their knowledge of HVAC and building technology are urged to enrol on the first of a suite of six courses offered by the Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA). BC1 – Fundamentals of HVAC and Building Technology, is designed for managers, designers and installation engineers and will equip individuals with an understanding of the requirements […]
  • BCIA urges building services professionals to invest in training

    By Debbie Eales on April 7, 2017
    The Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA) is encouraging building services professionals to improve their knowledge of building controls by enrolling on its suite of training courses. The six modules are designed for facilities managers, installation engineers and technicians who are responsible for the design, installation and commissioning of building control technologies and systems for ventilation and air conditioning. The courses […]
  • Resilience to climate change leads debate at CIBSE Technical Symposium

    By Debbie Eales on April 7, 2017
    The impact of climate change was the key issue of the 2017 CIBSE Technical Symposium’s first day, as discussion centred on the resilience of new and old buildings to future conditions. Hosted by Loughborough University, the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) presented over 50 industry-leading speakers who delivered a range of talks from case-studies to published academic papers […]
  • University wins top building performance prize

    By Debbie Eales on February 8, 2017
    The University of Bradford has been named Building Performance Champion, for the second time, for its pioneering Ecoversity programme at the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) Building Performance Awards 2017. The university’s department of estates and facilities came out on top at a tightly contested awards thanks to transformational work on its aging estates infrastructure over the last […]
  • Survey: clients ‘unprepared’ for smart building revolution

    By Debbie Eales on January 31, 2017
    Industry-wide survey finds four in 10 clients are unfamiliar with phrase the ‘Internet-of-Things’ Four in 10 building clients (40 per cent) say they are ‘unfamiliar’ with the heavily-used phrase the ‘Internet-of-Things’, according to new survey findings from the Electrical Contractors’ Association (ECA), the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE), and Scottish electrical trade body SELECT. In addition, over half […]