Insights
Senior Living Innovation Event: what do seniors want now and in the future?
BRISBANE EVENT. What do seniors in Australia truly want from their living environments? This is a question that those of us who work in the…
Why you need up-to-date building services plans for your buildings.
By Andrew White – Director. When we’re engaged to work on a redevelopment, expansion or refurbishment project, one of the first things we do is…
3 steps to avoiding building services issues in leasing agreements
By Shawn Sellick – Principal Mechanical Engineer. I recently worked with a leasing agent who had signed a new tenant to a building lease only…
4 ways energy modelling can help reduce construction costs
By Matthew Lacey – Mechanical Engineer. With rising material costs and a shortage of skilled labour, it’s no surprise that construction costs for commercial and…
Tackling Legionella: How to assess and minimise your risk
By Rory O'Malley - Hydraulic Principal/Senior Hydraulic Designer. I recently heard of some health care facilities in Australia that are removing their drinking water fountains...
Communications Technology in Aged Care
By Grant Steinback - Electrical Building Services Specialist. When undertaking an aged care development or redevelopment, deciding what communications technology to incorporate during the planning...
Was external cladding to blame?
By Koroush Keshavarz - Senior Associate-Principal Fire Engineer. With so many lives lost in the recent Grenfell Tower fire, serious questions are beginning to be...