FIREX TECH TALKS: 23 March 2021

WOBO is pleased to provide a link to a series of technical talks promoted by FIREX. We are delighted to announce FIREX Tech Talks is back for 2021! This will be an exciting opportunity for you to hear from leading suppliers in the fire safety sector, including...

LEAF International: Designing the Post-Pandemic City

WOBO is pleased to provide a link to the Leaf International Virtual Conference. LEAF International launches its Virtual Series 2021 with the first conference Designing the Post-Pandemic City, taking place on 29 April. This event will focus on the role of urban design and technology in a post-crisis...

UK: Peter Baker Chief Inspector of Buildings

WOBO Governor David Gibson is pleased to provide an update in respect of the UK Chief Inspector of Buildings. The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has announced the appointment of a Chief Inspector of Buildings to establish and lead the new Building Safety Regulator. Peter...

ICC: Adapting building standards to changing weather risks

WOBO thanks Judy Zakreski, Vice President of Global Services ICC, for the link to the article on adapting building standards. The devastating storms and associated power outages in Texas are yet another reminder that our infrastructure and #buildings need to be #resilient to #extremeweather. We’re working globally to ensure that #buildingcodes are...

Wallbot – Green wall maintenance

WOBO is pleased to provide a link to an article to support “Green Wall Maintenance” What is a Wallbot and what does it have to do with green wall maintenance? Find out in my HORT JOURNAL AUSTRALIA article for the Interior Plantscape Association of Australia, where I interview University...

UK: Elmhurst Energy Retrofit Coordinators

WOBO Governor David Gibson is pleased to provide a link to Elmhurst and the opportunity of a skills update.  Access FULLY Government funded Retrofit Coordinator accreditation For a limited time only, 1st year membership with Elmhurst’s Retrofit Coordinator scheme is now fully government funded which...

Singapore: Green Building Masterplan (SGBMP)

WOBO is pleased to provide a link to the Singapore Green Building Masterplan (SGBMP) The Singapore Green Building Masterplan (SGBMP)* Public Engagement Report is here! Over the last year, we asked more than 5,000 people about their thoughts on green buildings. The report summarises their...

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