Design Confidence has teamed up with BSBG to provide a series of fire safety master classes aimed at deconstructing certain aspects of fire safety design. The series has a focus on the UAE, however the principles apply internationally. This months blog post is written by Aaron Mc Daid, Principal of our Fire and Life Safety Department, and relates to the smoke control for buildings in the Middle...

Read more

Meydan Mall

Design Confidence is proud to support the AE7 team on the spectacular Meydan Mall development. The new mall will contain approximately 620 shops, including a pair of department stores and a 131,150 sq ft hypermarket. It will also have a 1,315 ft-long Central Canyon space running through the middle of the mall, which will be flanked by luxury retail units. Additionally it will include a 258,300 sq ft multi-purpose sports...

Read more

Fire Safety & Security Glazing

25th May, 2017. The “Schott & Forster” team visited our Dubai office to present their bespoke fire glazing system solutions.

We were provided with the opportunity to review and further understand the consequences of an uncontained fire whilst discussing the applicable local/international fire safety standards

Read more

Kingspan Insulated Panels

The team at Design Confidence were provided with the opportunity to find out more about Kingspan Insurer Certified PIR core sandwich panels.

Tony Ryan shared the benefits and main features of their products.

Innovation technologies bring new solutions to existing challenges.

Our engineers had a chance to discuss real fire case studies, identifying possible design changes that would assist in improving the level of fire...

Read more