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Planning & Documentation for Hospital Fire Design
Paying careful attention to fire systems design in hospitals becomes crucial, and that involves precise knowledge of potential hazards in hospital premises and the codes and documentation governing fire systems design.
What to Consider in Hospital Fire System Design
Fire systems design is tailored for each building, involving a holistic approach. For hospitals, fire design service providers must consider different parts of the fire systems design process and what individual systems are most suitable.
Infographic – Prefabrication in MEP Systems
Prefabrication in MEP systems is the practice of manufacturing components of building services in a factory or other manufacturing site and transporting complete assemblies of MEP components or sub-assemblies to the relevant construction site.
Experience is Key for Outsourcing Hydraulic Building Services
Outsourcing hydraulic services design is gaining popularity, but it is important to find an offshore CAD team with the requisite experience. One of the basic human rights of today’s society is the right to live a healthy and disease-free life.
10 Reasons to Deploy DfMA
One of the most fundamental aspects of construction is design. So what is the design process in the construction industry ultimately geared toward? The short answer is: creating a building at a reasonable cost, ensuring that users and stakeholders are happy with it….
MEP Fabrication Modelling Challenges
The MEP fabrication modelling process is widely used in commercial and residential construction projects today because it improves project schedules which save costs and also improves on-site productivity as well as safety and space utilisation by shifting the fabrication process offsite. Prefabrication modelling offsite requires detailed and accurate MEP (M&E) pre-fabrication models and drawings….
Infographic – MEP COORDINATION – An Introduction
It is a key element of MEP design and is concerned with spatial configuration and layout of building services trades (HVAC, pipe work, public health and electrical systems). It also takes into account the location of elements from other disciplines such as architecture and structure….