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New York and San Francisco rank as most expensive cities for construction

New York and San Francisco rank as most expensive cities for construction

A comparison study reports that the cities face unique challenges and, overall, the construction sector and its clients must invest in areas such as digitalisation and resiliency.

London ranked most “digitally ready” city

London ranked most “digitally ready” city

The ranking is based on Siemens’ Atlas of Digitalisation app, which aims to inspire “new thinking on the global journey to City 4.0".

Ericsson sets out its vision for cellular IoT

Ericsson sets out its vision for cellular IoT

The company’s evolutionary concept describes how cellular IoT can move from more basic use cases such as smart metering to autonomous vehicles

‘Talent emergency’ looms for power sector

‘Talent emergency’ looms for power sector

Almost half of all power professionals are concerned about an impending skills shortage but for some it is already here, according to the Global Energy Talent Index

Helsinki drives forward with digital strategy

Helsinki drives forward with digital strategy

The Finnish capital has established a working group, led by the chief digital officer, to formulate a joint digitalisation plan for the entire city organisation

The smart way to finance intelligent buildings?

The smart way to finance intelligent buildings?

Research from Siemens Financial Services estimates and explores the potential for self-financed conversion to smart buildings in government and commercial buildings