Tuesday, 19 February 2019

(IGBC 2017) Fire safety and facades: Design, Performance and Testing / Prof.Eng. Paolo Rigone

Prof.Ing. Paolo Rigone / Technical Expert and Convener CEN TCC33 WG6 European Standarisation on Curtain Walling Other various European Standardization Committee, Politecnico di Milano Fire spread scenarios involving façades Fire risk mitigation through design strategy and criteria Fire codes/standards and product testing and certifications Cases of study of fires involving the building…

All-Energy Australia 2017

Australia’s most comprehensive clean and renewable energy event, All-Energy Australia, will run from 11 – 12 October at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. Held in partnership with the Clean Energy Council, the free-to-attend conference and exhibition will feature more than 160 world-class speakers, and showcase more than 130 domestic and…

Green rating systems for affordable housing and existing cities launched by IGBC

The IGBC Green Cities (Existing Cities) Rating System aims to create guidelines for existing and brownfield cities identified for the Centre’s Smart/AMRUT Cities program. Three green rating systems for existing smart cities, affordable housing and interior design projects across the country were launched at the Green Building Congress 2017 organised…

Boom foreseen in green construction in Vietnam

There will be a boom in green buildings in Vietnam if the community’s awareness of environmental protection improves, an expert told a symposium in Ho Chi Minh City on Thursday. Green buildings are defined as those with high efficiency in the use of energy and materials and not having much…