Knowing what building material to use in a particular situation is often not straightforward. The Building Code spells out the requirements, but designers and builders need to make sure the products they use are genuine and fit for purpose.
Technology is bringing rapid changes to the way we work. Drones, robots and 3D printing are just some of the ways disruptive new technologies are impacting on the industry. In the home, the Internet of Things is automating tasks that were previously laboriously manual.