Final Friday Five

Kingspan Insulation Insight

October’s been and gone in a flash, with only Halloween left to come. Here’s our favourite news and articles from the past month…

Insulation Insight

First and foremost, we’d like to introduce you to our brand new magazine – Insulation Insight.

Packed with information – from technical guidance to sustainability news, and from comment to case studies – Insulation Insight aims to provide you and your business with all the latest knowledge.

Why not take a look for yourself?

The Great British BIM Off

Unless you’ve been on another planet, you won’t have missed the finale of everybody’s favourite guilty pleasure, The Great British Bake Off, which was was aired on Wednesday.

While the rest of us were bidding a fond farewell to Mary, Mel and Sue, Dan Rossiter was comparing the ambiguous instructions set out in the bakers’ technical challenge to the detailed information required for BIM.

*WARNING: Spoilers within…*

Kingspan named as Climate Change A Lister

Kingspan Group has recently been mentioned on the CDP’s Climate Change A List.

Named for a second successive year, we’re pleased to be part of “a strong set of companies who lead on climate change mitigation today and in the future.”

Find out more about what is means to be a Climate Change A Lister here.

You can also read more about our own commitments to saving energy in previous blog posts.

The internet’s unanswered questions and strange assumptions about architecture and architects

Google’s autocomplete function – whether you love it or hate it, it’s certainly an eye-opener!

This post highlights the interesting (and sometimes hilarious) questions people ask about architects, and gives an insight into the public’s perception of architecture in general.

Our favourites: “Is Zaha Hadid related to Gigi Hadid?” and “Do buildings have a 13th floor?”

New Lego headquarters in Denmark looks amazing

We love it, but what do you think?

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