Data Acquisition & Processes

During the launch event for Digitising the Construction Sector competition on 20 February the Modern Built Environment KTN held an afternoon workshop session on Data Acquisition and Processing.   A big thank you to all the participants that joined us during the afternoon. We had 25 participants from a range of disciplines and sectors, including … Continue reading “Data Acquisition & Processes”

BREEAM extends coverage of recognised VOC schemes

This press release is over six months old and the details may have been superseded. Please contact the Press Office for the latest information. BREEAM has extended its recognition of third party certification schemes for the purpose of demonstrating compliance with the BREEAM criteria for ‘volatile organic compound (VOC) emission levels (products)’ with the approval … Continue reading “BREEAM extends coverage of recognised VOC schemes”

New housing concept delivers on cost, quality and sustainability and cuts construction time in half

This press release is over six months old and the details may have been superseded. Please contact the Press Office for the latest information. Housing decision-makers across the UK will be able to explore the affordable, energy-efficient, quick to build volumetric housing solutions brought to market by Üserhuus AG and Tigh Grian Ltd at the … Continue reading “New housing concept delivers on cost, quality and sustainability and cuts construction time in half”

Another BIM first for BDP

BDP has continued the company’s trail blazing approach to BIM certification, by being the first in Scotlandto be assessed and certificated under BRE Global’s BIM level 2 Business Systems Certification Scheme. An international architecture and engineering practice, BDP has achieved BIM certification of its Glasgow studio nearly two years before the Scottish Government’s 2017 deadline … Continue reading “Another BIM first for BDP”

BRE Trust Chairman reviews built environment research outputs and announces new trustees

New BRE Trust Chairman James Wates reviewed the impact and outputs of the UK’s largest charity dedicated to advancing knowledge on built environment through research and education at the annual general meeting of the organisation today. He also announced the appointment of four new trustees who join the 12 strong team of sector representatives to … Continue reading “BRE Trust Chairman reviews built environment research outputs and announces new trustees”