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”
“After 25 years’ service and six at the helm of building science centre BRE as CEO, Peter Bonfield leaves to begin a new challenge in the Higher Education sector. He will take up a new position as Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of Westminster. As Group CEO, Peter has brought a clear focus to … Continue reading “Announcement re BRE Chief Executive Peter Bonfield”
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”
The International Women’s day theme of this year is #PressforProgress. This is a strong call not only for the 8th of March but to encourage us to reflect every day on the continuous improvement that we can make as individuals and as part of an organisation, to progress in gender parity. Some actions that you … Continue reading “Press for Progress and celebrate International Women’s Day”
The winners of the BREEAM Awards 2018, for building projects and professionals with extraordinary achievements in sustainability, were revealed at a gala event last night at London’s ExCel. Attended by hundreds of built environment practitioners from around the world, the awards were hosted by actor and TV personality Robert Llewellyn, a keen advocate of sustainability … Continue reading “BREEAM Awards 2018 – Winners Announced”
The winners of the BREEAM Awards 2018, for building projects and professionals with extraordinary achievements in sustainability, were revealed last night at London’s ExCel.
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”
The updated BREEAM UK New Construction scheme goes live this week, following BREEAM’s most comprehensive industry consultation to date.
On 1 January 2016, the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which were adopted by world leaders in September 2015, came into force.
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”