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Channel NewsAsia
Existing buildings to meet new accessibility requirements from 2017barrier-free with either a ramp or stair-lift. The building must also have at l
Existing buildings to meet new accessibility requirements from 2017
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
barrier-free with either a ramp or stair-lift. The building must also have at least one wheelchair-accessible toilet. The Building and Construction Authority (BCA) will also extend the S$40 million Accessibility Fund for a further five years to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore opens world’s first rotatable lab for tropicsor wind. It effectively eliminates the need for multiple stationary labs facing
Singapore opens world’s first rotatable lab for tropics
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
or wind. It effectively eliminates the need for multiple stationary labs facing in different directions. Developed by the Building and Construction Authority (BCA) in collaboration with the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in California, the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
BCA tightens requirements for lift and escalator maintenanceSINGAPORE: New safety regulations for lifts and escalators will kick in on Jul
BCA tightens requirements for lift and escalator maintenance
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
SINGAPORE: New safety regulations for lifts and escalators will kick in on Jul 25, the Building and Construction Authority (BCA) announced on Friday (Jul 8). Alongside a revised lift regulatory regime announced last month, the regulatory framework... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Parliament to discuss lift breakdowns, cyber security on Jul 11the death of an elderly man in May. New safety regulations for lifts and escala
Parliament to discuss lift breakdowns, cyber security on Jul 11
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
the death of an elderly man in May. New safety regulations for lifts and escalators will also kick in on Jul 25, the Building and Construction Authority (BCA) said on Jul 8. Mr Alex Yam will ask the Ministry of National Development on the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Lift contractors face S$5,000 fine for not meeting requirementsSINGAPORE: New safety regulations for lifts and escalators will kick in on Jul
Lift contractors face S$5,000 fine for not meeting requirements
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
SINGAPORE: New safety regulations for lifts and escalators will kick in on Jul 25, the Building and Construction Authority (BCA) announced on Friday (Jul 8). Alongside a revised lift regulatory regime announced last month, the regulatory framework... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
New BCA partnerships hope students, companies will take lead in making buildings greenerSINGAPORE: The Building and Construction Authority (BCA) hopes to encourage sec
New BCA partnerships hope students, companies will take lead in making buildings greener
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
SINGAPORE: The Building and Construction Authority (BCA) hopes to encourage secondary school students to take charge of greening their schools with enhancements to the Greenovate programme announced on Friday (Jun 24). The Greenovate programme,... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Spate of lift breakdowns in PAP’s Town Councils show that karma is real « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSin those town councils who are tasked to ensure that the lifts are well-maintai
Spate of lift breakdowns in PAP’s Town Councils show that karma is real « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 1 months ago
in those town councils who are tasked to ensure that the lifts are well-maintained and can operate smoothly are. The Building and Construction Authority (BCA) has finally spoken about this issue. It said that its investigations revealed that... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Town councils step up lift maintenance checks ahead of new safety measurestown councils here are taking no chances and stepping up measures to help resid
Town councils step up lift maintenance checks ahead of new safety measures
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
town councils here are taking no chances and stepping up measures to help residents feel safer about taking the lift. The Building and Construction Authority of Singapore (BCA) on Jun 16 announced that it would introduce a series of measures to... Read more

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