News tagged Efficiency
  • How To Find A Reliable Asphalt Surfacing Contractor

    Is your driveway filled with cracks? Are there potholes in your car park that interfere with your driving? Cracks, potholes, and discoloration of your paved surface reduce the surface’s efficiency in meeting your needs. What’s the solution to these issues then? The ideal solution is to find a reliable contractor Continue Reading

  • Actis uses baking to show how RIBA-approved CPD reduces carbon emissions

    Amaret Chahal, co-author of Actis' RIBA-approved CPD, aimed at helping specifiers and builders comply with more stringent energy efficiency requirements, is using her love of the Great British Bake Off to illustrate different approaches to achieving compliance. The post Actis uses baking to show how RIBA-approved CPD reduces carbon emissions appeared first on Planning, BIM & Construction Today.

  • Understanding heat pumps could be key to upgrading energy efficiency of UK homes

    The BRE found that 62% of the public doesn't feel confident in their understanding of how a heat pump works or the benefits of installing one in their home. The post Understanding heat pumps could be key to upgrading energy efficiency of UK homes appeared first on Planning, BIM & Construction Today.

  • The Ultimate Guide to Planning a Home Improvement Project

    Undertaking a home improvement project can bring a world of possibilities to your home and lifestyle. Whether you’re looking for more space, improved energy efficiency, added aesthetic value, or something else, planning a successful home improvement project requires considerable time and effort.  That is why we have created the ultimate guide to planning a home […] The post The Ultimate Guide to Planning a Home Improvement Project first appeared on CCR-Mag.com.

  • Young designers challenged to tackle housing energy efficiency

    Young designers have been challenged to retrofit homes and old or vacant buildings into more energy efficient dwellings. The post Young designers challenged to tackle housing energy efficiency appeared first on Construction Management.

Resources tagged Efficiency
  • Bryden Wood - Design to Value, 21042021

    Design to Value is our core purpose. In this video we give an overview of what we mean by Design to Value, and how it powers our work

  • Autodesk - An Introduction to Lean Construction for Today's Construction Professionals

    Today’s construction professionals are looking for ways to maximise value and efficiency and minimise waste, essentially doing more with less. Applying Lean Construction management principles to a project and continuously assessing ways to eliminate waste and inefficiencies achieves: • Increased productivity • Reduces waste • Enhanced quality • Advanced execution–less fire-fighting • Improved operations–smoother flows • Reduced operating costs

  • Real Engineering - The mystery flaw of Solar Panels

    This video looks at the current state of the PV panels, the limitation, efficiency and even a little bit the possible future evolutions It explains how Photovoltaic cells work and highlights the issue of PV's low efficiency; i.e. they convert approximately 20% of the incoming energy from sunlight in to electric current, but this efficiency reduces over time whilst the PV is in operation

  • CLC - Procuring for Value, July 2018

    Recommendations on how government, clients and the industry can maximise the impact of the Construction sector by a change in approach to procurement ... A "whole life" integrated industry will improve productivity and end-user satisfaction, and produce wider societal benefits

  • EUROFER - Economic and Steel Market Outlook 2021-2022 (Second Quarter 2021 Report)

    The EU Steel Market Supply - This report provides a market overview on the EU Steel Market and the EU steel-using sectors. Consumption, imports and exports are reviewed

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