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07 Mar 2018

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.
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05 Mar 2018

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.
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09 Feb 2018

HS2 awarded first BREEAM Infrastructure certificate

HS2 has become the UK’s first infrastructure project to be awarded a BREEAM Infrastructure (pilot) scheme certificate.
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22 Jan 2018

BRE and IWBI deliver improved guidance to streamline joint certification of BREEAM and WELL

BRE and the International WELL Building Institute™ (IWBI™) today released a new, improved briefing paper that outlines how projects may achieve both a certified BREEAM rating and WELL Certification.
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18 Jan 2018

GRESB and BREEAM partner to recognise responsible real estate investment

For the second year, GRESB and BREEAM are partnering to recognise responsible real estate investment, as part of the annual BREEAM Awards.  
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18 Dec 2017

Building Better Homes in Brazil

An eye-watering 3.75 million homes have been built in Brazil under the Minha Casa Minha Vida social housing programme over the last few years.
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17 Dec 2017

Delivering Sustainable Buildings – a Review of the Cost Implications

The latest BREEAM Briefing Paper uses a speculative office building project that was the basis of a similar report three years ago to review the costs of sustainability today.
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05 Dec 2017

Landsec’s New HQ Fit-Out Achieves BREEAM Outstanding

Landsec’s new health-focused headquarters at 80-100 Victoria Street has set the benchmark for sustainable office space.
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29 Nov 2017

BREEAM Awards Partners with Ecobuild 2018

It has today been announced that the 2018 BREEAM Awards, the leading awards for sustainability within the global built environment, has joined forces with ecobuild.
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14 Nov 2017

Bloomin’ marvellous: BREEAM certificate for Wuhan’s lily shaped low carbon building

The iconic lily shaped Institute of New Energy’s building in Wuhan, China (INEW) received its BREEAM Very Good post-construction certificate.
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