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Is Your Workload Making You Sick, or Is It Your Workplace?

Feb 28, 2013 Written by
Excessive workloads have long caused tension in the workplace. Ironically, modern office designs often compound this tension. One reason is the prevalence of open plan layouts. They increase ambient noise, a major distraction and frustration for staff, which can also affect their health, leading to sickness and lower productivity.

Movember: Great Moustache for a Great Cause

Dec 11, 2012 Written by
The 30 days of enduring the ridiculous facial hair in the office is now over.  The Magnetite Mo Bros are now clean-shaven and proud to share about their participation on Movember.
Building Retrofits - The New Energy Saving Trend

Building Retrofits - The New Energy Saving Trend

Nov 29, 2012 Written by
Did you know buildings currently contribute approximately 40% of the world’s energy consumption?

Most buildings standing today will still be in use for decades. Planning a green future for new construction has become an expectation for architects and builders. Now, the challenge is to modify existing buildings to be more energy efficient – remember that existing buildings, or the “built environment” is massive compared to new construction. Bringing the built environment into a green future while managing costs will be the biggest hurdle. There is no more cost-effective solution to this than “green retrofitting” older buildings.
Comfortable Living Should Not Cost The Earth!

Comfortable Living Should Not Cost The Earth!

Oct 31, 2012 Written by
Have you considered the impact our comfortable lives have on the planet or our Home? How much are we costing the Earth?

To get an idea, in just one year, each Australian, on average, releases enough greenhouse gas into the atmosphere to fill more than 700 balloons! To help maintain our collective home - Earth - The Australian Solar Energy Society has created Sustainable House Day. The initiative is to help Australians live sustainably in a modern world.
Turn Down the Volume for A Healthier Life

Turn Down the Volume for A Healthier Life

Jul 17, 2012 Written by
Stress and Headaches due to work and long travel time are common problems for most commuters. Not surprisingly, the bad news doesn't stop there. Research done by a scientist in New York City indicates that being exposed to noise can activate our natural stress hormones which affects our happiness and health.
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