Responding to the Government’s Heat and Buildings Strategy, Gillian Charlesworth, CEO, Building Research Establishment (BRE), commented: “The Heat and Buildings Strategy is a good start, though it doesn’t provide the full set of policies we need to get the built environment on track for net zero. “Moving away from gas for home heating is crucial … Continue reading “BRE responds to Heat and Buildings Strategy”
LPCB exhibited at International Security Expo 2021, speaking with stakeholders and showcasing forced entry testing at the Live Attack Testing Lab.
Eighteen industry leaders including AECOM and Arup have committed to being a Supporter of NABERS UK, the energy efficiency programme for office buildings, that is administered by BRE. As advocates of NABERS UK, the Supporters will work in collaboration with the NABERS UK team and other NABERS UK Supporters. They will contribute to helping new … Continue reading “18 industry leaders join forces with BRE and NABERS to improve office energy efficiency”
As the requirement to provide security across buildings grows, Meesons have expanded their offering to include the Fortis range of Full Height Turnstiles.
NABERS UK energy efficiency rating scheme for offices launches to enable more businesses to meet net zero
The world-leading energy rating scheme for UK offices – NABERS UK Energy for Offices – is now available. Administered by BRE, the scheme will enable asset owners, operators and managers to assess and improve the energy efficiency of the office buildings in their portfolio. The NABERS scheme will also help office owners to achieve their … Continue reading “NABERS UK energy efficiency rating scheme for offices launches to enable more businesses to meet net zero”
Achieving LPCB certification demonstrates a commitment to offering safe products with the highest levels of protection.
Working with LPCB ensured that Frontier Pitts created a 120-degree rotor turnstile that had not previously been achieved.
We recently caught up with Tommy Trybus, Technical Project Manager for Physical Security, as he approaches 10 years at BRE. Find out what it’s like to be a ‘professional burglar’ and how his role has progressed during his time with the team.
Following a trend across much of the developed world, the population of the UK is growing, and ageing. The UK population is projected to continue growing, reaching over 74 million by 2039. The population in the UK is getting older with 18% aged 65 and over and 2.4% aged 85 and over. In 2016 there … Continue reading “Challenges for the built environment: an ageing population”