BRE Global to transfer its CE marking business to new Dublin base

In preparation for the UK’s exit from the European Union next year, BRE Global has established a new office in Ireland’s capital for its CE marking activities. With support from the Irish Government to apply for EU Notified Body status, its current activities under the Construction Products Regulation (CPR) and other directives will transfer across to … Continue reading “BRE Global to transfer its CE marking business to new Dublin base”

AWW inspiring achievement from architect’s practice

Award winning masterplanning, architecture and interior design practice AWW has been awarded BRE Global BIM Level 2 Business Systems Certification. With studios in London, Bristol and Plymouth, AWW has worked with national and international clients ranging from the NHS and the BBC to Radisson Hotels and Imperial Brands delivering a range of public and private … Continue reading “AWW inspiring achievement from architect’s practice”

New good practice guidance for multifunctional solar car parks is launched

A new guide by BRE National Solar Centre and carport design and manufacturing company FlexiSolar looks at the best way to deliver multifunctional solar car parks that combine renewable energy generation with energy storage and EV charging points. ‘Multifunctional Solar Car Parks: a good practice guide for owners and developers’ provides an outline of the … Continue reading “New good practice guidance for multifunctional solar car parks is launched”

Industry collaboration drives BREEAM UK New Construction 2018

The updated BREEAM UK New Construction scheme goes live this week, following BREEAM’s most comprehensive industry consultation to date. The revision of the world leading sustainability assessment method for real estate addresses key industry challenges around the performance gap as well as lifecycle assessment, offering benefits for developers, investors and users. It also adopts fresh … Continue reading “Industry collaboration drives BREEAM UK New Construction 2018”

Modern Slavery Influencers' Index

UK Top100 Corporate Modern Slavery Influencers’ Index Launched

Index recognises individuals from all business sectors who are influence leaders in raising awareness to end modern slavery and labour exploitation. The Global Slavery Index has estimated there are 45.8million people across 167 countries in modern slavery. The UK Government has estimated there are around 13,000 people in modern slavery in Britain today. In 2015, over … Continue reading “UK Top100 Corporate Modern Slavery Influencers’ Index Launched”