Better Buildings /
Smarter Cities

Reducing Energy and Costs with Integrated Building Performance Analysis


Driving a smart urban lifecycle


Ensuring sustainable designs live up to expectation


Getting existing buildings to stop wasting energy

City Level

Clustering energy needs to create smart communities

Make every element of your building sustainable



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Only by looking at buildings and cities as the integrated environments that they are - instead of parts of the problem in isolation - can we ensure everyone involved in the conception, design or management of a building gets to leave our world in a much better state than we inherited it.

IES Selected as Ecobuild and M&S Big Innovation Finalist

by Suzanne Wallace

IES has been chosen as one of the 5 finalists for this years’ Ecobuild and M&S Big Innovation Pitch. At…

Save the world with our new Interoperability Navigator, time to be a super hero!

by Niall Gibson

IES recently held our annual BIM4Analysis Faculty webinar. There were two main areas for discussion: Our new BIM Interoperability Navigator…

EnerZam Consultants, Quebec, Canada

by Suzanne Wallace

EnerZam Consultants is composed of architects, engineers and technicians specialized in building energy efficiency. Using the VE, EnerZam’s team brings…

IES at the 2016 Singapore International Energy Week Roundtable

by Suzanne Wallace

At the end of last year Rohan Rawte, our Head of Asia, took part in a roundtable discussion at the…

Analysing cooling plant operation to ensure an energy efficient system

by Michael Pollock

For many building types, maintaining space conditions will account for a significant proportion of the overall energy consumption. With the…

CIBSE BSG Award to be Announced This Week

by Karen Duffin

Once again, IES is proud to be sponsoring the CIBSE Building Simulation Group Award, an annual competition open to postgraduate…

The City of Rijeka wins Green Digital Charter Award 2016 for its implementation of iURBAN

by Suzanne Wallace

As a key technology project partner on the iUrban project, we’re delighted and proud to announce that the city of…

Your Energy Modeling Options for BIM

by Jean Carriere

Increasingly the true value of BIM is becoming clearer to the industry, in that the ultimate outcome is not 3D…

The Shortcomings, Strategies and Approaches to BIM with Sarah Graham

by Karen Duffin

In a recent interview with Leah Wimpenny of BIM Journal, IES’ Sarah Graham shared her latest thoughts and insight on…

BIM4Analysis 2017 – We need your feedback!

by John Goucher

It’s just under a week to go to until the next instalment of our popular IES Faculty BIM webinar series….

IES Sponsors IBPSA-USA Practitioner Modeling Competition with $1,500 cash prize!

by Karen Duffin

With a new year upon us, exciting times are ahead as we announce that IES will be sponsoring the Practitioner…

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