Tableau

Custom polygons in Tableau

The Department of Veteran Affairs was seeking a more effective way to realise key demographics visually over specific spatial areas like post codes and electorate areas. In charting terms, two metric variables were age and client numbers and categorical variables of location, state and the problematic postcode and electorate boundaries. The challenge was to realise…

ThyssenKrupp – Sideways Moving Elevator

ThyssenKrupp has released this amazing video of a sideways moving elevator system, installed at a purpose-built innovation test tower in Rottweil, Germany. The vision is clearly to link multiple towers together through horizontal lift shafts – allowing a vertical community to emerge. The system is a complete game changer – gone is the history underpinning…

environment

Australia’s Energy Future

Introduction The national Electricity Market (NEM) is a framework designed for centralised electricity generation and distribution; and as such is a concept not easy to align with the notion of energy security – it is a fact born in proof recently that the current system facilitates many single points of failure with no redundancy. What…

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National Energy Efficiency Industry Awards 2014

Buildings Evolved are proud to have been involved directly in a consultancy capacity for the Parmalat and Out Performers project that last night won a highly commended for the best industrial energy efficiency project for 2014. Copy in full courtesy of the Energy Efficiency Council The winners of the National Energy Efficiency Industry Awards 2014…

Schematic

Equity of Access to Data

Equity of access to data is a concept designed to eliminate the trend towards data siloing – and instead put forward the notion that all systems should be able to access any data about any other system – real-time. This is a bit of revolutionary idea in the building industry.  So often we find the…

Easy-IO

EasyIO FG32 arrives in the lab

EasyIO FG32+ and EDMI MK7C with SBS Modbus Duo adapter and Moxa nPort We have received the new EasyIO FG32+ and rapidly had it connected to an EDMI MK7C electricity utility meter on our lab test bench. Our first impressions are that the unit is ruggedly built with a quality thick ABS plastic enclosure. All…