an expert advice
an expert advice
EPBD standards: What relevant knowledge does the overarching standard for the energy performance of buildings (NBN EN ISO 52000-1) include for the EPB methodology? In the current debate on the reform of the energy performance of buildings methodology (EPB), Agoria is asking for better utilisation of available European knowledge sources, such as the EPBD standards. But what knowledge do these standards actually contain? Below an overview of potential lessons from the standard for the general framework (NBN EN ISO 52000-1).
Help build the Belgium Pavilion at Expo 2020, Dubai Opportunities are available for members of the Building & Infra Technology Club and the Sports & Entertainment Technology Club for the construction of the Belgium Pavilion at Expo 2020 (Dubai UAE), the World's Fair in Dubai in 2020. We were told as much at the information session organized by both clubs and AWEX, FIT, Hub.brussels and BelExpo, the structural partners.
The Belgian Factories of the Future approach is conquering Europe: "An additional incentive for companies to start the Made Different process" Anchoring a future-proof and sustainable manufacturing industry in Belgium. This is the objective of the Factories of the Future transformation processes. Do you want to transform all manufacturing companies in Belgium into Factories of the Future? "That would be wonderful", says Paul Peeters, Lead Expert Innovation at Agoria. "Not so much for us, but for the companies themselves." Ben Van Roose (Head Manufacturing Industries) and Paul Peeters provide current data on Factories of the Future.
Wanted : Digital assistant for manufacturing company How can an SME handle daily challenges and the respective opportunities in a dynamic and worldwide manufacturing network? How do you handle the assembly of increasingly complex products in smaller batches in the Industry 4.0 era? Digitisation and automation are key principles, but are unachievable without a clear objective and strategy. Have you thought of asking for support from operators with digital tools?
Lean Lead Experience Benchmark Tour Immerse yourself into the industry 4.0 & Lean thinking and its successful application across a range of industries. When you are searching for that next level of achievement, you will return home with a better understanding of how industry 4.0 & lean go hand in hand and can be successfully implemented and sustained.
Agoria's Technology Clubs go on mission to Paris On 13 and 14 May, Agoria's Sports & Entertainment Technology Club, the Energy Technology Club and the Building & Infra Technology Club will organise a mission to Paris. On the agenda, meetings with construction companies & clients focusing on Paris 2024 and Le Grand Paris and oil & gas, renewable and nuclear fields.
Danone shares its technology challenges with the Food & Beverage Technology Club The Food & Beverage Technology Club welcomed Stijn Van Cuyck, Technical Director for Danone on 28 March. He explained the technological challenges faced by the yoghurt manufacturer for the member companies present at the event: "Our production site in Rotselaar, Belgium, has many unique assets. We do not take our leading role for granted but continuously innovate our products and improve our processes." This is a brief report of this event.