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Temporary Works in Construction: Vital for Safety and Efficiency

Temporary works in construction are all those provisional structures…

Absorption Heat Pumps: In-Depth Examination

The absorption heat pump transfers heat from a cold source through…

Reinforced Precast Concrete Columns: Overview and Applications

What are reinforced precast concrete columns? What are their…

Bioclimatic Architecture: Benefits and Famous Examples

Guide to bioclimatic architecture: what it is and why it is so…

Cogeneration Plant: How it works and what benefits it offers

A cogeneration plant simultaneously produces electricity and…

Utilizing Autoclave System for Sterilization

Types, functions, and components of the autoclave system with…

Efficient Solar Collector Technology

The solar collector is the main component of a solar thermal…

Incorporating BIPV Technology into Buildings

Building integrated photovoltaics is a panel structure that replaces…

Reinforced Concrete Beam Analysis

Reinforced concrete beams are horizontal structural elements…
When-does-a-photovoltaic-panel-produce

How much energy does a solar panel produce?

The factors affecting the efficiency of solar panels: power,…

Seismic Devices: Types and Benefits

Seismic devices enhance the seismic response of new or existing…

Steel Lintel on existing masonry: Use Cases and Benefits

Why installing a steel lintel enhances the strength and seismic…

Daylight Factor: What it is and How to Calculate it

The daylight factor is the index that defines the correct ventilation…

Exploring Bridge Information Modeling in Engineering

Maximizing efficiency in bridge management with BrIM (Bridge…

Optimizing Biomass Boiler Efficiency

How to generate heat with biomass boilers (pellets, wood chips,…

Reinforcing Concrete Columns: A Technical Analysis

Discover the importance of concrete column reinforcement and…

Bifacial Solar Panels: a technical overview

Bifacial solar panels are panels that generate energy from both…
Adding solar panels to existing system

Adding solar panels to existing systems

Find out when it's possible to add new solar panels to an existing…
HVAC system

HVAC System: Types, Design, and Maintenance

Discover what HVAC systems are, the advantages they offer, and…

Hydraulic System Diagram: Practical Tips and Schematics

Understanding how hydraulic systems work: diagrams, components,…

What is Rising Damp and how to solve this issue?

Rising damp occurs when water from the ground ascends penetrating…
Factor of safety

Factor of Safety: Understanding and Implementation

Factor of safety ensures structures are designed to withstand…
Internal wall insulation

Internal Wall Insulation: Pros and Cons

Internal wall insulation involves the application of an insulating…
Underground electrical wiring

Designing Underground Electrical Wiring Systems

To design an underground electrical wiring system properly, it…
shock response spectrum

What is and how to obtain a Shock Response Spectrum

Shock response spectra are used in seismic engineering to assess…
Shallow foundation

Shallow Foundation: Types and BIM Design Methods

Beams, plynths, foundation slabs: Find out more about types of…
Radiant heating

How do Radiant Heating Panels work and which type to choose?

Radiant heating panels offer many advantages in terms of thermal…
how to install battery to solar panel

Solar battery installation: tips for an optimal setup

Where to install solar panel batteries for maximizing storage…
Wood roof

Why Choose a Wooden Roof?

A wooden roof is an appealing, sustainable, cost-effective, and…
air source heat pump

Air Source Heat Pump: Operation and Benefits

The air source heat pump is the technical term for referring…
Slab-foundation

Slab Foundation: from Calculation to Implementation

Discover more about slab foundations, when to prefer them to…
FEM-thermal-bridges

The FEM Method Applied to Thermal Bridges

Discover how to calculate thermal bridges using the Finite Element…
BIM for health and safety in construction

BIM for health and safety in construction

Discover the fundamental role of BIM in promoting health and…
Brick-masonry

Brick masonry as a revolutionary material

What is brick masonry? What are the different types and uses…
Building Structure

Load-bearing Structure: Principles and Innovations

A load-bearing structure is the assembly of elements providing…
Electrical Inspection

Electrical Systems Inspection: Types and Importance

Electrical inspections ensure long-term safety and functionality…
Parapet Scaffolding

Scaffolding parapet and edge protection: Features and Requirements

The scaffolding parapet is a safety measure for working at height.…
BIM models and Facility Management

BIM models and Facility Management: operational optimization

The adoption of BIM models in Facility Management translates…
Solar Energy

What is Solar Energy and how does it work?

Solar energy is the ultimate renewable source. Learn what it…
Construction risk management plan

Construction risk management plan: managing risks to plan for success

Discover the importance of the construction risk management plan…
Earthquake Reinforcement

Earthquake Reinforcement: What You Need to Know

What does earthquake reinforcement entail? What are the types…
DAO

DAO in construction: managing projects innovatively

Explore how the use of DAO in the construction industry improves…