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  • ACB Testing, Inspection and Maintenance Requirements

    ACB Testing, Inspection and Maintenance Requirements

    The Air Circuit Breaker (ACB) is an electrical device used to provide overcurrent and short-circuit protection for electric circuits over 800 Amps to 10K Amps. These are usually used in low voltage applications below 450V. We usually see them in Main Distribution Boards (MDBs) as the incoming breaker. The ACB is designed to act as […]

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  • Blower door Inspection for EHS-Trakhees Green Building Regulations Compliance

    Blower door Inspection for EHS-Trakhees Green Building Regulations Compliance

    Cornerstone is a trusted provider of blower door test in UAE and the wider MENA region. Blower door test, also called Air Tightness test, is carried out to determine anomalies in the Building Envelope and rectify the leakage areas on time prior to commencing building operations. This helps in avoiding the loss of conditioned air […]

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  • Building thermography Inspection for EHS-Trakhees Green Building Regulations Compliance

    Building thermography Inspection for EHS-Trakhees Green Building Regulations Compliance

    Cornerstone provides building thermal imaging surveys to scan the building envelope in order to identify and rectify any leakages prior to beginning operations in the building. Villas, residential units and warehouses coming under Trakhees authority in Dubai will have to undertake a thermal scan of its facility by an accredited thermographers. Building envelope thermography inspection […]

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  • Blower Door Test : What Is It, Why Do You Need It?

    Blower Door Test : What Is It, Why Do You Need It?

    The diagnostic tool used for measuring the airtightness of any building (the measure of the amount of air that filters out of a building) is called blower door. The machine is also used for measuring airflow between building zones, for checking the ductwork airtightness etc. It also in turn helps in determining the average cost […]

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  • Electrical Thermography

    Electrical Thermography

    Safe maintenance of electrical systems using thermal imaging Faulty electrical connections or overloaded switching systems in electrical distribution boxes, or electric drives can lead to costly production downtimes and even fire damage. Regular inspection of electrical installations and systems with a thermal camera significantly reduces the risk of such issues occurring. Using thermal imaging any […]

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  • Ras Al Khaimah to get its first green building

    Ras Al Khaimah to get its first green building

    The municipality’s ‘Green Building’ as been planned in line with the emirate’s 2040 strategy. The municipality’s ‘Green Building’ has been planned in line with the emirate’s 2040 strategy. Munther bin Shekar Al Zaabi, director-general of the RAK Municipality, said the innovative building is designed to cut power consumption by 30 per cent, reduce water consumption […]

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  • Ajman’s first green building is 40% done

    Ajman’s first green building is 40% done

    The first-of-its-kind green building was constructed at an estimated cost of Dh15 million. The construction of Ajman’s first green building, it’s Central Laboratory building, is 40 per cent complete, according to top Ajman Municipality officials. The first-of-its-kind green building, constructed at an estimated cost of Dh15 million, is built in accordance with the global green […]

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  • Dubai receives platinum rating in LEED for cities

    Dubai receives platinum rating in LEED for cities

    Becomes the first city in the Arab world to receive prestigious certification Dubai: Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, said that Dubai’s rapid growth in various vital sectors has been guided by the vision of His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, […]

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  • MEP Conference

    MEP Conference

    MEP Middle East will host its fifth annual MEP UAE Conference on 24th April 2019 at the Grosvenor House Dubai. The event will bring together more than 150 government bodies, developers, MEP contractors, consultants, engineers and architects. Together they will reflect on the key issues and opportunities surrounding the UAE’s MEP sector and take part […]

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  • Ras Al Khaimah Municipality launches Barjeel Green Building Regulations

    Ras Al Khaimah Municipality launches Barjeel Green Building Regulations

    Ras Al Khaimah Municipality has officially launched Barjeel, Ras Al Khaimah’s Green Building Regulations, in a stakeholder workshop held at Rixos Bab Al Bahr Ras Al Khaimah. The launch was in the presence of HH Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, UAE Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah. Cornerstone Consultants were privileged […]

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