What are BIM and BEM? | Jargon buster
Building design and delivery often start with BIM – building information modelling. In recent years, these digital representations of buildings have started to focus more heavily on energy performance, which is where BEM comes in. Sandeep Ahuja of cove.tool explains the importance of both.
Buildings are making cities hotter – Spacemaker has a solution
Packed with concrete and a lack of greenery, cities can be far hotter than rural areas around them. Retrofits to fix the problem can be expensive, but Spacemaker has a tool that could help developers avoid the problem in the future.