Building Services

The solar plant will be built on approximately 2,000 acres near Darlington Point, NSW.

Flashover occurs when the contents of a room spontaneously ignite due to radiant heat.

James Grose will complete his 12-year tenure as CEO in January 2019.

UQ is the first university in the world to offset 100 per cent of its electricity needs from its own renewable energy asset.

Apana has helped companies achieve water reductions as high as 25 per cent at more than 500 sites globally.

The manual also covers Victoria’s climate zones and how they affect a home’s heating and cooling requirements.

The estimated value of the contract is $A450 million.

The technology alerts the crane operator if workers move into the danger zone under heavy loads

Between now and 2050 an estimated two million new homes will be built in Victoria.

Poor maintenance and poor-upkeep can compromise the whole HVAC system.

Australians live in one of the world’s most urbanised nations. This places Australia at the forefront of the smart cities movement.

NSW Health is developing a training course on Legionella Control in Cooling Water Systems with TAFE.

Government needs to commit to a longer term plan with targets and a clear process for code updates out to 2030.

Spies serves on the Technical Advisory Board of the Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE).

Advances in virtual reality technology are changing architecture and the methods employed in designing buildings.