Posts tagged with ‘BSRIA’

  • BSRIA Brexit survey 2018 results: consistency needed

    By Debbie Eales on April 10, 2018
    A recent Brexit survey conducted among BSRIA members found almost 70 per cent of respondents believe that Brexit has had a negative impact on their business; and that half of those who contributed favour a Swiss model aka soft Brexit. When asked if the Brexit negotiations presented members’ businesses with opportunities in the last 18 months – 63 per cent […]
  • BSRIA celebrates National Apprenticeship Week

    By Debbie Eales on March 8, 2018
    BSRIA is celebrating National Apprenticeship Week 2018 (NAW 2018) – running from Monday 5th to Friday 9th March 2018 – which brings together employers and apprentices from across England to celebrate the success of apprenticeships. And has some exciting schemes that fit under this umbrella. The theme of National Apprenticeship Week 2018 is Apprenticeships Work and showcases how apprenticeships work […]
  • Lively new Forum opens the debate about current and future building services technology

    By Debbie Eales on February 13, 2018
      The first Building Services Forum delved into wide ranging topics from energy management and utilities legislation to low carbon plant rooms, control systems and internet based connections, data analytics and the role of data in managing buildings, the challenges of BIM, wellbeing of occupants and protecting against cyber attacks. Debbie Eales reports.   Delegates at the inaugural Building Services […]
  • BSRIA world ventilation study shows growth soars in China while Europe regains momentum

    By Debbie Eales on October 4, 2017
    A BSRIA market intelligence study on World Ventilation: Fans and Ventilation Market shows that China is expected to outpace the growth experienced in European countries which signifies global opportunities. In China, the “rude health” of the residential sector meant that sales of fans and ventilation units experienced a “brisk growth” of 21 per cent in 2016, while products in the […]
  • BSRIA launches Brexit Topic Guide

    By Debbie Eales on February 27, 2017
    BSRIA has launched a Brexit Topic Guide to cut through some of the smoke and mirrors surrounding Brexit. The guide offers quick facts and key issues on a myriad of need to know issues. These include: Impact of Brexit on the construction industry. Impact on skills and training. Labour and trade figures. What is Article 50 & the key issues […]
  • New Year Honour for BSRIA council member, Ant Wilson

    By Debbie Eales on January 3, 2017
    Ant Wilson, Director – Sustainability & Advanced Design – Building Engineering at AECOM, and long-standing BSRIA council member, has been awarded an MBE in the New Year’s Honours’ List. Mr Wilson is recognised as one of the UK’s most influential building service engineers and works tirelessly in the promotion and advancement of Engineering and Sustainability. This includes becoming a STEMNET […]
  • OBITUARY: Reginald Brown, Head of Energy & Environment, BSRIA

    By Debbie Eales on November 24, 2016
    BSRIA has announced the passing of the Head of its Energy & Environment team, Reginald Brown, who passed away at home on Thursday after a short illness. Reginald joined BSRIA in 1989 and was Head of Energy & Environment from July 1993. He was a popular and highly regarded expert in his field which was acknowledged within BSRIA, its members, […]
  • Latest reaction to the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement

    By Debbie Eales on November 24, 2016
    Here’s a round-up of the reaction to Chancellor, Philip Hammond’s Autumn Statement. We will be adding more responses as they come in. UK still behind on infrastructure investment – KPMG Richard Threlfall, Head of Infrastructure, Building and Construction at KPMG UK. One number matters more than any other in what the Chancellor said on infrastructure investment in the Autumn Statement: […]
  • BSRIA calls for clarity in Brexit Article 50 High Court ruling

    By Debbie Eales on November 7, 2016
    BSRIA has responded to this month’s High Court ruling that parliament alone has the power to activate Brexit – casting uncertainty on the timetable for leaving the EU. The government lost a High Court case challenging its right to trigger Article 50 without a vote in Parliament. However, Government said it would appeal at the Supreme Court and was still […]
  • BSRIA and Chelsea Football club in a league of their own

    By Debbie Eales on July 25, 2016
    BSRIA and Chelsea Football Club ‘teamed up’ when BSRIA provided an ‘Introduction to Thermography’ training day which showcased that Chelsea are experts ‘on and off the field’. Thermography is used by the football club to assist with the many buildings that they run. The one day course looked at: the principles of infrared thermography (IRT); equipment and data acquisition; applications […]