HQM wins Green Apple Award

BRE’s Home Quality Mark (HQM) has won this year’s Green Apple Award in the Built Environment and Architectural Heritage category. HQM was also recognised as this year’s ‘Green Champions’, working alongside one of HQM’s leading supporters Saint Gobain. The awards are presented each year to organisations and individuals who make a positive impact on the … Continue reading “HQM wins Green Apple Award”

International Consultants Opus gain BRE BIM Level 2 certification

The Cardiff office of multi-disciplinary infrastructure consultancy Opus is the latest of an increasing number of progressive organisations to achieve BRE Global’s BIM Level 2 business systems certification. Headquartered in New Zealand and operating across the globe, Opus has a network of 12 offices in the UK, which provide services for public and private sector … Continue reading “International Consultants Opus gain BRE BIM Level 2 certification”

BRE Academy launches training courses in India

BRE Academy, the award winning training arm of internationally renowned building science centre BRE, has launched its online building information modelling (BIM) courses in India. With the country seeing major growth in sustainable construction, the courses will enable India’s built environment professionals to reap the significant benefits that BIM delivers. Designed to provide knowledge and … Continue reading “BRE Academy launches training courses in India”

Hello good looking! Solarcentury achieves MCS 012 certification first with BRE Global

Solarcentury, one of the oldest solar companies in the world, has achieved a certification first under the new MCS 012 requirements for roof-integrated photovoltaic (PV) systems. Solarcentury has certified its Sunstation solar roof system, a new sleek, black roof solar system. First to install Sunstation is highly respected  British designer and TV presenter Wayne Hemingway, … Continue reading “Hello good looking! Solarcentury achieves MCS 012 certification first with BRE Global”