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Update from Myanmar - Article25 Charity Cycle

Update from Myanmar – Article25 Charity Cycle

The next update from my 500 mile cycle ride around Myanmar, undertaking building research and raising money for Article25! Day 3 ...
A circular economy for the property sector. It’s not business as usual!

A circular economy for the property sector. It’s not business as usual!

The second in our series of Autumn breakfast briefings for the property sector took place in Birmingham, and brought together ...
BREEAM shortlisted for National Air Quality Awards 2017

BREEAM shortlisted for National Air Quality Awards 2017

The BREEAM team is delighted to have made the shortlist for this year’s National Air Quality Awards for ‘Commercial Sector Air ...
World Town Planning Day 2017! What's inspiring you?

World Town Planning Day 2017! What’s inspiring you?

Today is officially World Town Planning Day! An international celebration of planners, good urban design and the contribution they bring ...
BREEAM USA and Fitwel Announce Alignment to Promote  Health and Environmental Outcomes

BREEAM USA and Fitwel Announce Alignment to Promote Health and Environmental Outcomes

The two leading science-based building rating systems find common ground for users to apply for dual certifications, providing benefits for ...
BEGlobal: Pros and Cons of Working in a Global Environment

BEGlobal: Pros and Cons of Working in a Global Environment

Globalisation has introduced many changes in international society in economical, political, social and cultural terms. Some changes are positive, as ...
BREEAM In-Use Country Snapshots: France, Belgium & Sweden

BREEAM In-Use Country Snapshots: France, Belgium & Sweden

BREEAM In-Use International is increasingly being adopted in countries around the world. The scheme is currently used in over 35 ...
Myanmar - Setting the scene in Yangon

Myanmar – Setting the scene in Yangon

Update from my 500 mile cycle ride around Myanmar, undertaking building research and raising money for Article25! I arrived at ...
Wherever you are in the world – train online to be a BREEAM International NC assessor

Wherever you are in the world – train online to be a BREEAM International NC assessor

A new online version of the BREEAM International New Construction assessor training course has recently been launched - saving trainee ...
Getting Green Finance and Mortgages right with the Home Quality Mark.

Getting Green Finance and Mortgages right with the Home Quality Mark.

We have a great opportunity in linking finance with the quality and sustainability of how we build homes, this should ...
BEGlobal: Challenges and opportunities of being global

BEGlobal: Challenges and opportunities of being global

Being global is already a reality for millions of people. Since technological barriers have been removed and movement between countries ...
Cycling for Healthcare Buildings in Myanmar – a project for Article 25 and the BRE Trust

Cycling for Healthcare Buildings in Myanmar – a project for Article 25 and the BRE Trust

In February this year, I got an email from a contact of BREEAM, Tom Dollard from PTE Architects, asking if ...
Sweden Green Building Council launches BREEAM-SE 2017!

Sweden Green Building Council launches BREEAM-SE 2017!

I’d like to share the recent news from our National Scheme Operator in Sweden who have launched a new version ...
Health & Wellbeing: What are the Opportunities for the Property Sector?

Health & Wellbeing: What are the Opportunities for the Property Sector?

As part of our engagement with clients, investors and developers across the UK, BRE is running a series of breakfast ...
Celebrate the International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR) on 13th October!

Celebrate the International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR) on 13th October!

The International Day for Disaster Reduction, held every 13th October, celebrates how people and communities around the world are reducing ...
Humanitarian Shelter Comes to BRE Innovation Park

Humanitarian Shelter Comes to BRE Innovation Park

When humanitarian disaster strikes, providing shelter for displaced people and families is one of the first critical components of emergency ...
Tackling Modern Slavery in Construction

Tackling Modern Slavery in Construction

Two years on from the s54 of the Modern Slavery Act (Section 54, the transparency in supply chains clause), it ...
BRE rallies sector to act collaboratively now to deliver the Construction 2025 strategy

BRE rallies sector to act collaboratively now to deliver the Construction 2025 strategy

Construction 2025 is the joint strategy from government and industry for the future of the UK construction sector. Construction 2025 ...
BE:Global: insights from our world leading women

BE:Global: insights from our world leading women

An evening reception for women (and men) within the built environment looking to uncover the secrets of International success. 14th ...
New SABRE Licensed Companies: Oct 2017

New SABRE Licensed Companies: Oct 2017

We are pleased to welcome Toren Consulting, Ove Arup & Partners International and Cornerstone GRG as SABRE Licensed Companies. These ...
White Collar Factory: an inspiring BREEAM Outstanding building

White Collar Factory: an inspiring BREEAM Outstanding building

On the south-west corner of Old Street roundabout, London, White Collar Factory is a 16 storey office tower, part of ...
BE Global: Exploring international opportunities in the built environment

BE Global: Exploring international opportunities in the built environment

‘BE Global’.. that is the vision of 2017 for the BRE Women’s Network, a perspective we will be sharing at ...
Social Sustainability at Masterplanning Stage

Social Sustainability at Masterplanning Stage

A click on the search engines and you can find many articles on better asset value, increased rental or sales ...
Get On & Keep Pedalling! Team BREEAM is proud to support World Green Building Week

Get On & Keep Pedalling! Team BREEAM is proud to support World Green Building Week

Team BREEAM is proud to support World Green Building Week ...
BREEAM UK New Construction 2018 draft manual is now LIVE for consultation

BREEAM UK New Construction 2018 draft manual is now LIVE for consultation

Over the last 12 months my team have been working hard to deliver a DRAFT manual which we hope represents ...