CIBSE Journal February 2018 Louvre Abu Dhabi

Protecting priceless artwork at Louvre Abu Dhabi

Louvre Abu Dhabi will exhibit priceless artwork, so an environmental strategy that protects them from sand and extreme heat was essential. Andy Pearson explains how BuroHappold Engineering did it

CIBSE Journal February 2018 Jerry Shoolbred clerk of works

The role of Anglia Ruskin University’s clerk of works

To ensure projects are value for money and completed to a high standard, Anglia Ruskin University has a clerk of works. Liza Young finds out what the role entails

CIBSE Journal February 2018 careers salary survey

Salary survey findings revealed

Building services salaries have continued to rise above inflation. David Blackman finds out what it takes to attract – and retain – staff in a market driven by higher wages



Exclusive Hays salary survey; alternative routes into building services; boosting business with apprentices


Groundbreaking services design in the best buildings of today

CIBSE Journal February 2018 biomass boilers

Biomass boilerhouse blues – and how to avoid them

Integrating biomass boilers with fossil-fuelled ones creates issues for systems design. In his second article, David Palmer outlines the mathematical modelling needed to inform design decisions

CIBSE Journal February 2018 Keynsham Town Hall

The passive-first approach at Keynsham Civic Centre

Ahead of the Building Performance Awards, Andy Pearson looks at how soft landings and a passive-first approach made Keynsham Civic Centre Project of the Year (Public use) in 2017