How BIM software removes risky assumptions from the construction process

How is the fire protection industry to keep pace with the rapid shift in building design, materials and specification? Bob Glendenning of Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings examines some emerging solutions that harness cutting-edge software. Read More

Collaboration and cost-efficiency: why BIM is a boon for fire protection engineering

The UK government now demands building information modelling on all construction projects. Bob Glendenning of Sherwin-Williams outlines the relevance and benefits of BIM in new steel structures. Read More

Installer safety, training and regulations: download from IFSEC 2016

Four sets of slides to help installers with working at height, electrical safety, training and regulations. Read More

Download 12 fire-safety presentations from FIREX 2016

False alarms research, BIM best practice and fire safety data are among 12 topics included in this presentation pack. Read More

How to Raise Fire-Protection Standards in Modern Steel Structures

With new methods and materials emerge in increasingly complex steel structures, the application of best practice in the supply chain has never been more important. Read More

BIM, Smart Buildings and IoT to Feature in Upcoming Euralarm Symposium

Registration is now open for the symposium, which takes place in Lisbon on 9 May 2016. Read More

ASFP Members Urged to get Involved in Building Information Modelling (BIM) Development Process

BIM was a major theme at this year’s ASFP AGM, with the National Specialist Contractors Council (NSCC) also presenting on the formation of Build UK, a new body formed from the merger of the NSCC and the UK Contractors Group (UKCG). Read More

Download ASFP Slides on BIM, Passive Fire Protection Training and BUILD UK

Presentations on Building Information Modelling (BIM) and passive fire protection training were among the education at The Association for Specialist Fire Protection's AGM on Friday. Read More

Hochiki Europe Becomes First Fire-Safety Manufacturer to Provide BIM to National NBS Library

Designers, architects and specifiers working within the BIM framework can benefit from the Japanese-founded company’s pioneering range of BIM content, which is based on its core fire detection and emergency lighting products. Read More

Roundtable on Fire Engineering in Modern Steel Structures: Key Recommendations

An industry debate has taken place that set out to clarify where responsibility for fire protection should fall in construction of steel buildings. Read More

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