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”

Final Week: Farewell

Hi all! It has been a while since I last posted here, but here I am! However, this will sadly be my last post on this blog. Indeed, my internship at BRE is now finished! It was only five weeks but sincerely, everything happened so quickly, I feel like it was way less. What a … Continue reading “Final Week: Farewell”

How SMARTWaste helped Canary Wharf Contractors – the story

Recently, BRE Digital Tools’ Jo Goodwin spoke to Callum Scott, CWCL Project Sustainability Manager for Canary Wharf Contractors, to find out more about their experience with BRE SMARTWaste. Callum explained what challenge they were facing and how SMARTWaste helps their business.  

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”

6th APRES Annual Conference announced

The 6th APRES Annual Conference on ‘Responsible and ethical sourcing – a professional approach for materials, products and people’, will be held on 29 November at 11 Cavendish Square in London. Aimed primarily at clients, developers, architects, construction, sustainability and procurement professionals, contractors, suppliers and manufacturers, the 6th APRES conference will provide a strategic overview of … Continue reading “6th APRES Annual Conference announced”

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”