CIBSE Journal October 2018 Oriam

Sporting highlights – how daylighting slashed energy use at Oriam Sports Performance Centre

The services design for the CIBSE award-winning Oriam Sports Performance Centre minimises energy use while maintaining optimum conditions for playing sport. Andy Pearson finds out…

September 2018 Lighting
SES Factory

Make way for the revolution – inside SES Engineering Services’ M&E factory

With contractors increasingly turning to offsite construction, we speak to some of the pioneers delivering prefabricated M&E. In the first of a regular series, Alex…

September 2018 Offsite construction

Alight here for Crossrail – lighting design on the Elizabeth Line

The use of LED lighting in Crossrail’s subterranean infrastructure will result in reduced energy consumption. Andy Pearson spoke to one manufacturer to find out how…

August 2018 Lighting

Heat recovery at the University Arms Hotel

Cambridge’s University Arms Hotel refurbishment had to accommodate a complex heat recovery system on a constrained site with strict planning restrictions. Nuaire’s Andrew Bott explains

August 2018 Cooling
Spanish City

How BIM helped restore the Spanish City pleasure palace in Whitley Bay

Restoring the Spanish City pleasure palace in Whitley Bay meant installing many services in the Grade II listed building for the first time. Mott MacDonald’s…

July 2018 BIM

Energiesprong – the Dutch system that could rescue Britain’s social housing

Energiesprong is a Dutch housing process that encourages developers to consider real-world performance. Alex Smith looks at the first UK pilot and Melius Homes’ strategy…

June 2018 Refurbishment
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