The Construction Index of 10 February 2016  published this article on : Design of Sustainable and High-Performance Buildings.  It is believed in the MENA-Forum that it is one of  the most significant moves for the MENA region as well as in few words a better world in so far as it will affect the built environment in notably reducing costs at all levels of the construction process, through a more efficient control at all stages.


Trimble buys building software company.

Trimble  has bought a developer of software used in the evaluation of building performance.

The cloud-based software by Sefaira,  which is based in London and New York, is aimed at the design of sustainable and high-performance buildings. The acquisition is intended to expand Trimble’s design-build-operate (DBO) portfolio to include tools used early in the conceptual phase of a project.

Today’s buildings consume about 40% of global energy,  . . .

This article is available to members of MENA-Forum only.