Products (2010)

   
4Q 2010
 
Dulux Weathershield - Keep Cool AkzoNobel Paints has re-launched its leading exterior emulsion Dulux Weathershield as Dulux Weathershield Keep Cool, which now comes with a cooling function, making it an energy-saving solution.

4Q 2010
 
Luxurious leather couches, plush carpets and the latest home theatre systems— most homeowners would spare no expense when it comes to decorating their homes. However, these creature comforts would count for nothing if the indoor air is polluted by small particles, viruses, bacteria and odours, which can trigger health problems like skin irritation, sneezing, sore eyes and coughing.

4Q 2010

3M DI-NOC Architectural Finishes

3M has launched 3M DI-NOC Architectural Finishes—cost-effective, self adhesive and flexible laminate films suitable for the refurbishing, maintaining and repair of dilapidated, dated substrates in areas such as receptions, elevators, hallways, feature walls, furniture, pillars, as well as commercial, residential and educational buildings.

4Q 2010
 

Green Comfort

TOTO has launched NEOREST A, a Green product which enhances the user’s experience in the bathroom while minimising the impact on the environment at the same time.
 
3Q 2010
 
 
BIPV is the application of PV system as part of the building envelope. Some of the examples are roof, façade, canopy, window, sunshade and skylight. Traditional solar panels are not designed for seamless integration with buildings as they are generally intended as attachments to primary roof or wall.


 

3Q 2010

Flipside with Flipstream Technology

A handshower provides more flexibility for the family shower routine while helping to keep the showering space clean. Kohler tops off these functional benefits with a smart and fun design in its new Flipside handshower.

 

3Q 2010

A New Look

The Tower Fifteen Building, which now sports a rejuvenated exterior, is testament to YKK AP’s engineering expertise and technologies in coming up with effective façade systems.
 

3Q 2010

3D and PLM Solutions

Dassault Systèmes (DS), a world leader in 3D Product Life Cycle Management (PLM), gives businesses of any size in any industry, the ability to improve products and processes as well as enable them to maximise cost-savings while sustaining the environment. 

 

3Q 2010

Online Tool for Green

ecospecifier is the world’s leading Green product assessment, verification, online rating tool and database for the building and construction industry. It supports and promotes the presence of local manufacturers in different countries that produce eco and health preferred products, and bridges the manufacturing and construction industries...

 
3Q 2010
 
 
System Photonics ceramic solar tiles for roofs and façades are designed for architectural integration, enabling designers to implement BIPV applications featuring colour, visual impact, high electrical performance, durability, reliability, strength, rapid installation and recyclability at a reasonable price.

 
3Q 2010
 
 
Construction materials and building practices have changed in the last 10 years to become more energy efficient and environmentally conscious. By reconsidering construction options and methods, we can increase the efficiency, safety and quality of our projects, and at the
same time reduce the impact to the environment.

 

3Q 2010

 
In the drive towards sustainable construction, architects, designers and industry professionals are increasingly turning to the use of Green materials and products. Jonite, a supplier of stone (reinforced) gratings, is Singapore Green Label certified and incorporates at least 30 percent recycled content in its products. 

 

2Q 2010

Energy-efficient HVAC Systems

According to the World Business Council for Sustainable Development, buildings worldwide account for 40 percent of global energy consumption. Of that amount, between 45 to 65 percent is used by HVAC systems that keep building environments comfortable and healthy. 


 

2Q 2010

Positive Healthcare Ambience

Delivering technologies that allow greater control of the healthcare experience, Philips Healthcare conceived Ambient Experience on the premise of providing a positive environment for patients and care providers.


 

2Q 2010

Less Dust

The Keraflex Maxi S1, a cement-based adhesive, by Mapei is an improved version of its high-performance Keraflex Maxi. Besides having all the characteristics of Keraflex Maxi, it is also incorporated with low dust technology.


 

1Q 2010

Environmentally-friendly Façade Systems

Effective façades help to reduce the heating and cooling loads of building energy consumptions, leading to energy savings. YKK AP’s engineering expertise and technologies enable the company to come up with façade systems which incorporate environmental principles such as shading, insulation, natural ventilation and daylighting.


 

1Q 2010

ON to Better Seating

Traditional seating ergonomics appear to lead up a blind alley—office chairs are becoming increasingly more ergonomic, but people are feeling less and less healthy. The predominant philosophy of prosthetics involves progressively more complex adjustments that are meant to take strain off the body, but then remove the body’s natural inclinations towards motion.


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