9-11 May 2023
ICC Sydney

Tendering soon? Don’t lose the wood for the trees

May 6, 2022 Products

Confidentiality prevents from disclosing the client or the upcoming tender, but it was very reassuring to know that the client recognised the importance of starting early – in this case many months before the tender documentation was expected to be published. The client is a large, multi-faceted organisation and already has on-staff tendering support which […]

Only One Week To Go for 2022’s Top Built Environment Event

A content rich set of inspirational keynote sessions will cover the latest innovations and information delivered by some of Australia’s top Built Environment experts, with an accompanying event for every sector. KEYNOTE SESSIONS Design+Build Theatre Tuesday May 10th – 10:30 – 11:00 How the design of workspaces will need to change post-Covid Caitlin Guilfoyle – […]

The Built Environment Quarterly Review | Compliance Matters

Ahead of their appearance at DesignBUILD 2022, we talk to NATSPEC’s CEO, Richard Choy and the CSIRO’s Manager Verification Services, Infrastructure Technologies, Tracey Gramlick, on how compliance and conformity are impacting our industry in 2022. 1. Are we in a better place than five years ago? Richard: For the majority I would say yes. I’m […]

Navigating RCD Testing Requirements and AS/NZS 3760:2010

An RCD is a lifesaving electrical safety device that can be installed in your switchboard or integrated into a power point or portable for use in various locations. RCD’s can sometimes be called Safety Switches or ELCB’s (Earth Leakage Circuit Breakers). They are designed to detect any imbalance in the current flowing through the circuit.  […]

Creating Smarter Spaces with SWG

Apr 19, 2022 Technology

If you’re looking for a computerised maintenance management system (CMMS), come and visit SWG at Total Facilites this May, exhibiting at stand E8, near the entrance. The friendly and knowledgeable team will be on hand to explain how QFM software can reduce your operational costs, speed up services and help you stay compliant. You’ll also […]

How to move sustainability beyond a top-level strategy and create tangible change for your company

Increasing your standard of sustainable production and management can have a tangible impact on the day-to-day functioning of your office and, as a result, your company as a whole, but it’s the sort of change that needs to come from the top, with executives and business owners aligning the company’s mission with a view to […]

Makita leading the way in electrical cleaning solutions

For over 100 years Makita has designed and manufactured some of the most efficient electrical motors, designed for specific applications in a wide range of tools. Now with continued advancement in Lithium-Ion battery technology, they are pushing the barriers beyond what was once thought to only be possible with 240V electric or petrol driven products. […]

Built Environment Education Program Announced

Built Environment professionals will gain unprecedented access to cross-industry education opportunities at the Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre from May 10-13. Speaker series for DesignBUILD, Total Facilities, the Be Summit and the Digital Construction Week will offer a broad range of topics and speakers for professionals across planning and construction to technology and facilities management. […]

Building energy management is more accessible than ever

With more than half the world’s population living in urban areas, and those same urban areas forming the larger contributors to greenhouse gas emissions, we need to see a dramatic rise in the implementation of smart energy management in our buildings. If unchecked, the world’s power generation will need to increase by 60% over the […]

Melbourne to Host Week of Built Environment Events in May 2022

Covering industries ranging from planning and construction to technology and facilities management, DesignBUILD, Total Facilities, the Be Summit and Digital Construction Week will join forces to create a unique built environment event for Melbourne. Commercial Manager, Lynn Ormiston, said the past two years has allowed time to create a new whole-of-industry style approach to these […]

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