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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.

UK architectural firm claims global sustainability first

UK architectural firm claims global sustainability first

Bennetts Associates has become the first practice in the world to achieve approved Science Based Targets and commit to the UN’s Climate Neutral campaign.

Voting opens for America's smartest municipalities

Voting opens for America's smartest municipalities

IDC Government Insights has named the 35 cities, states, counties and universities to make the finals of its second annual Smart Cities North America Awards.

Partnership aims to tackle smart building challenges at the edge

Partnership aims to tackle smart building challenges at the edge

The TIA and the Internet of Things Community will collaborate on a set of initiatives to accelerate the development of the IoT and smart buildings

You can't have smart cities without smart buildings

You can't have smart cities without smart buildings

This is the view of building performance and operations software provider, Site 1001, which has announced its big data platform for smarter buildings at CES 2019

World Expo’s blueprint for smart cities

World Expo’s blueprint for smart cities

Siemens is working with Dubai to put in place a digital infrastructure for Expo 2020 that will meet sustainability, comfort, safety and security targets