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A total solution

Visualisation and KNX are widely discussed topics which still cause friction. On the one hand, electrical engineers are faced with timeconsuming programming work; on the other hand, restricted options limit the creative scope and make the…

A total solution

Visualisation and KNX are widely discussed topics which still cause friction. On the one hand, electrical engineers are faced with timeconsuming programming work; on the other hand, restricted options limit the creative scope and make the…

Smarter planning

Following a highly successful preview at the Hannover Fair, Wieland Electric has launched wieplan 3.0, a powerful yet easy to use software tool for configuring DIN rail terminal block assemblies using Wieland components.Initially it seems…

Smarter planning

Following a highly successful preview at the Hannover Fair, Wieland Electric has launched wieplan 3.0, a powerful yet easy to use software tool for configuring DIN rail terminal block assemblies using Wieland components.Initially it seems…

Survival of the fittest

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy states that the history of every civilisation tends to pass through three distinct phases; those of survival, inquiry and sophistication. The first phase is characterised by the question ‘how can we…

A realistic representation

3D data models incorporate far more information for building services design than just a pretty picture. Brendan McFarlane of Data Design System explores the benefits of Industrial Foundation Class models for building services engineers.In…

Keeping a cool head

We are constantly talking about the need to keep our office environments cool and the effects that overheating could have on the occupants within those environments. It is very rare however that we discuss the need to keep our computer…