Life cycle of buildings

Life cycle of buildings

The entire process involved in construction of a building. It involves mining for resources; manufacturing the building product, transportation of the materials and technology, building life-cycle maintenance, demolition, and recycling. Every stage has its own activities, environmental impacts, and energy consumption that take place during the building’s life-cycle phase.
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Studying the life cycle of buildings has led to companies practicing sustainable procurement and a range of alternative and eco-friendly building materials have come into the supply chain.
TYNESIDE & NORTHUMBERLAND WINNER Cundall CUNDALL is an engineering consultancy providing design, analysis and advisory services for the life cycle of buildings.
It will also look at the whole life cycle of buildings and building products and come up with more imaginative ways of re-using and recycling them.
Improving the life cycle of buildings is a speciality of ours," Abdelhamied added.
Under this concept, the company launched 'Jotashield SuperDurable' and 'Jotashield Heritage High Build', which have been formulated to provide superior durability and low chemical reactivity, and to help maintain the structural integrity and lengthen the life cycle of buildings, thus offering superior protection and help reduce maintenance costs.
The authors, among the leading experts and pioneers in BIM, show you how BIM supports more streamlined, integrated, and efficient business processes throughout the life cycle of buildings, from their initial conception through their eventual retirement or reuse.
Open interfaces at every level of system enable open competition throughout the life cycle of buildings and systems.
The FM should ensure through the optimum and targeted use of resources in an economic life cycle of buildings and equipment.
From the perspective of the client, it is this goal to create an environmentally friendly and cost efficient over the life cycle of buildings, which provides a high level of functionality for its users and is fully accepted.
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