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Jan 5th 2024
Why in-use building performance evaluation should be a net-zero priority for businesses in 2024

The following viewpoint initially featured in edie's Net-Zero November 2023 summary report. For further net-zero insights, covering everything from green policy and...

Nov 20th 2023
Advancing Whole-life Performance Measurement: The Role of In-use Data Monitoring

In a recent collaborative industry whitepaper, IES explored the potential of a whole-life performance approach for designing and operating buildings. Named Sleeping Digital Twins,...

Nov 10th 2023
David Ross in Property Week: why post-occupancy evaluation is secret weapon in building performance battle

IES's David Ross recently featured in Property week with an article discussing the benefits of and barriers to using post-occupancy evaluation as a tool to improve building...

Nov 2nd 2023
Mark Gifford Appointed Interim Vice President for UK Association of Energy Engineers

Congratulations to IES Associate Director for Energy Services, Mark Gifford who has been recently appointed as Interim Vice President for UK Association of Energy...

Apr 17th 2023
IES Digital Twins support performance verification of Affordable A-Rated Homes

Working in partnership with Ó Cualann Cohousing Alliance and Trinity College Dublin, IES used their Digital Twin technology to assess 46 A-rated designed homes within an...

Apr 3rd 2023
Model validation experiment demonstrates value of IESVE modelling for accurately predicting buildings operational performance

IES were asked through the University of Strathclyde to take part in an Empirical Whole Model Validation Twin House Experiment for the IEA-ECB Programme’s Annex 71 project. This...

Mar 10th 2023
ChaAC I+N+C. use IES’ iSCAN to calibrate model for existing mall in Europe within 87% accuracy

A long term user of the IES Virtual Environment (IESVE), ChaAC I+N+C. recently undertook model calibration training using IES’ Intelligent Control and Analysis tool, iSCAN. Since...

Jan 17th 2023
The Building Data Struggle

Data analytics in buildings. What should in theory be a streamlined engineering process can become complicated quickly. This article describes some of the challenges faced by...

Dec 15th 2022
IES features in new Times Report: The Future CFO

The CFO has felt the effects of global economic pressures and extreme uncertainty perhaps more than any other position in the C-suite. Once recruited for their financial finesse...

Nov 30th 2022
Buildings: Designed for Energy, Operated for Comfort

Buildings account for almost 40% of global energy consumption. They are designed with energy efficiency in mind, but a large proportion of energy consumption in buildings is often...

Sep 26th 2022
Monitoring Based Commissioning uncovers significant energy, carbon & cost savings at George’s Quay

IES Consulting provided monitoring based commissioning services for this LEED Platinum certified office building to optimise operational performance and uncover significant...

Jul 19th 2021
Net-Zero Week UK - 'HOW' do we take action?

This week marks Net-Zero Week, the UK’s national awareness week. Its aim is to highlight the challenges we face in getting to net-zero and provide advice on what we as businesses...

Jul 5th 2021
Digital Twin Explainer Series: Ensuring your Digital Twin is Fit for Purpose

In the next instalment of our Digital Twin explainer series, Ruggiero Guida, Associate Director & Chief Product Manager here at IES, explains the importance of considering the...

May 19th 2021
Digital Twin Explainer Series: Digital Twins vs. BIM

As Industry 4.0 continues to drive the digital transformation and adoption of new technologies and processes across industries, it can be challenging to keep up with the onslaught...

Mar 24th 2021
How Digital Twin Technology is supporting the University of Glasgow’s 2030 Net-Zero target

Digital Twin of the Western Campus Created Through a Living Lab Estates and Student Collaboration. The University of Glasgow and IES partnership started in early 2019 when IES...

Mar 17th 2021
Monitor It to Manage It: HEFMA Pulse Net-Zero Interview

IES Technical Services Manager, Mark Gifford, recently spoke with the Health Estates & Facilities Management Association’s (HEFMA) Pulse Magazine for Part Two of their...