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Known as the Smart Home and Smart Building World Championships, the KNX Awards, are awarded every two years.

The 2020 Young Engineers Awards will open for entries again in November.

Greenhouse gas emissions will be cut 50-60% from 1990 levels by 2025, and the city’s urban tree canopy will increase 30% by 2045.

Not surprisingly interest in the units from Architects and Specifiers has been extremely high.

There is a clear and urgent need to prevent the transmission and spread of infection in the built environment, not just in the UK but globally.

Experts from around the world will present on the enormous potential of good design, while at the same time product and component suppliers and manufacturers will demonstrate their practical implementation as part of the exhibition.

This year’s P F Thompson lecture will be delivered by Willie Mandeno, Principal Engineer Materials, WSP Opus.

Lloyd-Hurwitz first joined the GBCA Board as a director in 2013.

Most major efficiency gains came from the additional insulation, glazing upgrades and energy efficient appliances, such as induction cook tops and air source heat pumps, with only a small 3‐4 KW photovoltaic (PV) system required.

The guide series is housed on the CRCLCL’s research legacy portal BuiltBetter.org which also includes all reports, conference papers, journal articles and fact sheets produced over its seven year lifespan.

Steven Worthington, who will continue to serve the combined organization as president of Globe Fire Protection said Victaulic brings additional financial resources to Globe, enabling a greater focus on innovation to support customers.

KNX Association president, Franz Kammerl, said since the introduction of KNX almost 30 years ago, training has been an integral part of the standard's continued success.

Trafalgar's full range of dangerous goods cabinets have also been certified.

Beyond the environmental benefits, Reconophalt also lasts longer, with a 65% improvement in fatigue life compared with standard asphalt.

AIRAH president Ian Harwood, said it is important to regularly add new voices, talents and perspectives to the board.