Construction

The Race to a Truly Smart Home

The concept of a smart home has been around for a long time and yet even in 2017, it remains relatively ignored by all but the early adopters. The number of vendors offering new smart home platforms continues to expand, whether it is new startups, consumer goods giants or the Silicon Valley elite. But as […]

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Circular Construction

The circular economy will restructure the built asset value chain enabling companies to exploit new business opportunities whilst being environmentally virtuous. Did you know that the construction and demolition of built assets are the biggest contributors to waste in the UK? Combined, they generate 120 million tonnes a year. Add this negative environmental impact to […]

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API Days Ahead For Construction

A market in the sharing of information will enable the industry to generate new revenue streams and unlock productivity gains. At first glance, it might be easy to dismiss a term like Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) as the kind of technical jargon that only software programmers might get excited about.  However, the implications of ‘the […]

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