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Finnish company Framery to deliver phone booths to all Twitter's US offices

Feb 13, 2014 10:24 GMT Finnish-British Chamber of Commerce

30 000 registrations on the BIMobject® Portal and rising!

Feb 12, 2014 12:45 GMT BIMobject® Petra Pertoft is an experienced architect, located in Uppsala, Sweden. She has her own company called PETRA Arkitektur and she works in close relation to a another firm called Torget Arkitekter AB, which she also shares her office with. PETRA Arkitektur focuses on urban development and interior design, as well as tutoring at the university.

Is it worth the (cyber) risk?

Feb 11, 2014 12:45 GMT The Business Continuity Institute We all enjoy the incredible benefits that come with living in the digital age - technology, hardware and software is developing all the time in order to help make our lives just that little bit easier and ensure that whatever information we want is only ever one click away. These opportunities do come at a cost though, as they also expose users and organizations to a great deal of risk.

A resource for dealing with disaster

Feb 07, 2014 16:28 GMT The Business Continuity Institute For two decades the Disaster Resource Guide has been a must have document for business continuity professionals and even those working outside the industry, providing a comprehensive source for crisis/emergency management and business continuity information.

Government and regulators meet to combat cyber threats to essential services

Feb 06, 2014 13:54 GMT The Business Continuity Institute “Cyber attacks are a serious and growing threat to British businesses, but it is particularly important that those industries providing essential services such as power, telecommunications and banking are adequately protected to avoid disruption to our everyday lives." These were the words of Vince Cable – the UK Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills.

Could your business survive a disaster?

Feb 05, 2014 13:02 GMT The Business Continuity Institute What is the cost of a business continuity programme? It may seem expensive, especially if you never have to put it into action. Perhaps the more pertinent question to ask is: what is the cost of not having a business continuity programme, or one that doesn’t work properly?

Serge Mouille lighting available on the BIMobject® Portal

Feb 03, 2014 15:05 GMT BIMobject® We are proud to announce that the French company, Serge Mouille, releases their classic icon Lampadaire 3 Bras Floor, as BIM object on the BIMobject® Portal.

National Sickie Day

Jan 31, 2014 15:48 GMT The Business Continuity Institute Monday 3rd February is ‘National Sickie Day’ in the UK, the day when historically businesses have suffered the most as a result of employees taking the day off work. The question businesses managers need to ask themselves is “could I cope with a significantly reduced workforce?” and “would my business still be able to function even if I had fewer employees to carry out the work?”

Jan 29, 2014 15:29 GMT Danfo UK Ltd The UK's leading public toilet provider Danfo is opening new public toilets for Hackney Council. The toilets will be located in a high-profile location by on of London's popular artisan markets Broadway Market in London Fields.

Are you missing a manufacturer on the BIMobject® Portal?

Jan 28, 2014 14:55 GMT BIMobject® From today on there is a new feature on the BIMobject® Portal that allows you to send an email to request a manufacturer to supply you with BIM objects through the BIMobject® Portal!