Peter Mann

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CodeBook: new era, new website

New CodeBook website

Later this month, CodeBook International will be granting a graceful retirement to its old website and starting a new era of expansion – both international and into new market sectors – with a new-look site, a new logo, and – to accompany our new(ish) blog – a new Twitter account. The new corporate identity and …

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Think healthcare, think complexity….

When I first started designing healthcare facilities back in the 1980s, they were fiendishly complicated buildings. While the basic structures posed few challenges, the nature of the activities they housed and the diverse range of equipment and services needed to support those activities meant we were constantly managing incredibly detailed information. And because hospitals typically contain …

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New, independent CodeBook blog

CodeBook Lama

As a sign of the widespread interest in CodeBook, it was great to discover that one of our end-users has decided to set up his own independent CodeBook blog. Chris Razzell, practice CodeBook Leader at Hassell, an architects’ firm based in Sydney, Australia, has started the CodeBookLama, “aimed at educating, promoting good practice and demystifying the use of …

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Welcome to the CodeBook blog

CodeBook International Ltd was incorporated in 1999, some six years after the first CodeBook application was released. Since 1999, the application has been deployed across an increasingly diverse range of markets. We showed what it could do on healthcare projects, and the potential of the software was soon recognised by designers, owners and managers working …

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