Industry News

  • UK to end contribution to climate change by 2050

    By Sarah on June 13, 2019
    Following a statement by PM Theresa May and legislation laid by the government yesterday UK is now on the path to become the first major economy to set net zero emissions target in law. The Prime Minister announced yesterday that the UK will eradicate its net contribution to climate change by 2050. The statutory instrument to implement this was laid […]
  • Rockwool sponsors Tall Building Conference

    By Sarah on June 12, 2019
    Rockwool has been announced as headline sponsor of this year’s International Tall Building Fire Safety Conference, taking place on 18–20 June 2019 at Excel, London alongside the FIREX International Exhibition. This will be the sixth Tall Building Fire Safety Conference and the aim of the event is to consider how procedures and equipment used for tall building fire safety and […]
  • APEM appoints new Chairman to spearhead expansion of services

    By Sarah on June 11, 2019
    Environmental consultancy, APEM has appointed a new Chairman as it prepares for growth following a management buyout in March. Established in 1990, APEM provides environmental consultancy, laboratory services, field surveys and remote sensing capabilities to a range of sectors including water, power, engineering, construction and transport. It is widely acknowledged as Europe’s leading independent consultancy specialising in the aquatic environment […]
  • Leading electrotechnical businesses win top industry awards

    By Sarah on June 11, 2019
    Twenty electrotechnical and engineering services organisations and individuals recognised at 2019 ECA Industry Awards. The 2019 ECA Industry Awards showcased some of the key achievements by leading talent in the sector during an impressive ceremony held in London on Friday 7 June. In all, 19 top-performing businesses from across the industry scooped honours at the awards, which were supported by […]
  • Greener energy, safer roads and improved flood protection for the UK

    By Sarah on June 11, 2019
    Protecting and improving the nation’s vital infrastructure – such as energy, transport and digital communications – is about to become easier, as the first successful results of a world-leading computing project are showcased. DAFNI – the Data and Analytics Facility for National Infrastructure – was created in 2017 to provide world-leading research capabilities to help improve the nation’s infrastructure systems, […]
  • Secure your place at the greatest party of the year – powerBall 2019

    By Sarah on June 7, 2019
    Would you like to make history at the party of the century? If so, book your place for the centenary powerBall celebrations today and get ready to party like Jay Gatsby this November. Hurry, tickets are selling fast. This year powerBall is celebrating its 100th Anniversary and promises to deliver entertainment like never before. On the night of this spectacular […]
  • TheisCraft announce acquisition of Multiload Controls

    By Sarah on June 6, 2019
    TheisCraft is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Multiload Controls. The Multiload award winning, product portfolio complements the existing TheisCraft product range and the acquisition will allow TheisCraft to further develop its relationship with the standalone markets and the architectural sector.   Brian Cuthbertson, MD of Multiload Controls, a leading UK manufacturer of sophisticated scene-setting systems and lighting controls, commented […]
  • Panasonic Exhibiting at Housing 2019

    By Sarah on June 6, 2019
    Panasonic Heating & Cooling is thrilled to announce they will be exhibiting and sponsoring Housing 2019 this year in Manchester, 25 – 27 June, Stand F11. Panasonic is sponsoring the Insight Theatre during the event with expert speakers giving an overview about Air Source Heat Pumps. Tony Nielsen, UK Marketing Manager for Panasonic, commented: “With the demand for renewable heating […]
  • Landscape profession comes together to tackle the big challenges of our time

    By Sarah on June 6, 2019
    Landscape Festival of Ideas: Transforming Landscape, Challenging Boundaries – 8th June 2019, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Stratford. As part of the London Festival of Architecture, the Landscape Festival of Ideas: Transforming Landscape, Challenging Boundaries, is being staged by the Landscape Institute (LI) to tackle some of the biggest challenges facing our society. With rapid change to our natural environment, increased […]
  • A closer look at transforming construction

    By Sarah on June 6, 2019
    The UK needs to transform its construction methods in order to meet today’s demands. Most of our buildings were made in the 1980s, using outdated methods. This presents a number of issues, with the main one being energy inefficiency. But, we’re taking steps in the right direction. Here’s a closer look at transforming construction. What Problems are We Currently Facing?Our […]