Article - 10 May 2004
An Excel spreadsheet-based system ( Industrialised Floor Evaluation and Selection System - IFESS ) is described, which applies an objective and systematic procedure for the selection of concrete...
Article - 16 Feb 2004
A spreadsheet program that helps steel fabricators, contractors, and designers quickly approximate the structural framing cost for a steel building is available at no charge from the American...
Article - 19 Jan 2004
Estimating and bidding need to be done properly by masonry contractors if they are to succeed. Technical Brief.
Article - 22 Dec 2003
BACH ( Building Air Change ) computer software utilises building geometry data in conjunction with wind speed and temperature difference information to calculate air change rates of rooms within a...
Article - 11 Dec 2003
RoofCalculator5.2 is the latest offering from RoofGenius. Product.
Article - 31 Oct 2003
The SMARTWaste system has been developed by the BRE to help those in the construction industry to save money, reduce resource use and increase productivity through better waste management. Product.
Article - 17 Oct 2003
ARDEX UK have produced a CD ROM containing a useful tool to help Contractors, Distributors and Architects calculate the number of units of ARDEX adhesive and grout products that are required to...
Article - 8 Aug 2003
The Energy Saving Trust has teamed with some of the UK's leading experts in housing energy efficiency to launch a new portal focused on delivering all the tools, training and support needed to educate...
News - 12 May 2009
Office premises cause a significant part of society's environmental effects. VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a tool together with Rapal Oy that can be used to determine the...
News - 26 Jul 2005
A software tool commissioned by ODPM and developed by BRE will help those developing and designing buildings with the complex, but soon-to-be essential, task of assessing their buildings' energy...