Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more


The Millennium Dome's Mind Zone has been billed as 'having a brain of its own'. Promoters call it 'one of the world's most intelligent buildings' as sensors will monitor load bearing and temperature at different points and analyse the information. The public will be able to see the calculations on screens around the mind zone. Watson Steel, Hypsos ExpoPartner and SP Offshore are among the companies constructing the steel structure, which is clad with glass reinforced plastic panels.

Subscribe for full online access and get...

  • Full, instant access to all stories
  • Customised email alerts straight to your inbox
  • Monthly print magazine

Register for guest access to keep reading and get..

  • A free taste of other selected news stories
  • Daily email newsletters

Already have a subscription or ICE membership? or