BRE office building to become ‘living lab’ for occupant health and wellbeing

BRE has announced a new project that will test the effects of biophilic design on office occupants. The Healthy Research Building will be the UK’s first live research workspace that measures the real-world health and well-being benefits of incorporating nature into a building’s design. The project will see BRE refurbish an existing office building at its headquarters … Continue reading “BRE office building to become ‘living lab’ for occupant health and wellbeing”

Hotel development is first to adopt new LPCB security certification scheme

The St. Regis Astana (Republic of Kazakhstan) has become the first hotel development in the world to be assessed and receive certification by LPCB when piloted against SABRE, the new security certification scheme for buildings and built infrastructure assets by BRE Global. Gavin Jones, Director of SABRE said: ‘Today, more than ever, international travellers need … Continue reading “Hotel development is first to adopt new LPCB security certification scheme”