CONSTRUCTION

Using Building Information Modelling (BIM) in cleanroom design

Jonathan Newell finds out how Building Information Modelling has helped plan a modular cleanroom installation. Installing a cleanroom into an exist... read more

Autonomous construction equipment links to BIM software

Equipment autonomy linked to Building Information Modelling could signal the start of an era of automated construction. HORIBA MIRA has completed a... read more

High torque industrial fastener with data storage

QX cordless torque multiplier delivers 2000Nm with high repeatability and ability to store bolting records for traceability. Ingersoll Rand has ann... read more

Shallow dig domestic rain water harvester

Improvements have been made to rainwater harvesting systems making them easier to install for self-build domestic installations. Kingspan has launc... read more

Measurement of vapour permeability in construction

A meter is available for measuring water vapour permeability in construction materials and building structures. Moisture can cause complex problems... read more