Building Information Modelling (BIM) - changing dynamics and behaviours

1st of July 2015
Building Information Modelling (BIM) - changing dynamics and behaviours

Paul Wonnacott is managing director and president of Vectair Systems, specialist in washroom hygiene and aircare systems. The company does business around the globe and Wonnacott has gained considerable experience in many of the world's most important markets. In his latest blog for ECJ he considers the importance of innovation to aid

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Cleaners find nuns stuck in Rome lift for three nights

30th of June 2015
Cleaners find nuns stuck in Rome lift for three nights

A cleaner in Rome was surprised to find two nuns stuck in a lift when she arrived for work recently. And they were certainly happy to see her - they had been in there for three nights!

The two women were visiting the Italian capital from their home countries of Ireland and New Zealand when they got stuck. It was Friday afternoon and the nuns had

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Team SCA triumphs in Volvo Ocean Race

29th of June 2015
Team SCA triumphs in Volvo Ocean Race

The first all-female crew to sail the Volvo Ocean Race in 12 years - Team SCA - successfully completed their nine-month epic voyage in Gothenburg last week. They may not have won but they have pushed many boundaries for women's sailing.

The Volvo Ocean Race is a gruelling event, in total over 38,000 nautical miles. And Team SCA is the only

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'See-through' toilets at Glastonbury 2015

26th of June 2015
'See-through' toilets at Glastonbury 2015

The world-famous Glastonbury Festival is currently taking place in the UK and runs until this Sunday. Going to the toilet at this mammoth campsite can be tricky at the best of times, but this year there's a new challenge to tackle - see-through toilets.

The ‘loo with a view' - which is being brought to the annual music festival by WaterAid

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European Rental Association to promote sustainability

25th of June 2015
European Rental Association to promote sustainability

The European Rental Association (ERA) has outlined its plan to promote the sustainability of rental, focusing on engagement with EU policymakers and highlighting opportunities for small and mid-sized rental companies.

The association argues that equipment rental offers enormous benefits for sustainability, including higher efficiency through the

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SwipeSense gets $9.6 million for hand hygiene tracking system

24th of June 2015
SwipeSense gets $9.6 million for hand hygiene tracking system

US-based smart hand hygiene sensor-maker SwipeSense has raised $9.6 million according to a new SEC filing. This brings the company's total funding to $12.1 million.

SwipeSense offers hospitals different kinds of hand sanitiser dispensers, including a wall-mounted version and a wearable version. The sanitisers are all connected to an app that

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