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01 Feb 2016

Sustainability and Trust

All the Directors as well as every member of staff in BREEAM, past and present are passionate about what we do, not just the standard which has been the product from the extensive research and learning from worldwide best practise, but also our work with the industry, and playing...
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28 Jan 2016

BIM business systems certification brings business benefits to BSD

BIM Manager of consulting engineers BSD Ellie Hayes talks to the BRE team about the UK-wide company’s recently awarded BRE BIM Business Systems Certification which demonstrates a company’s compliance with the requirements of BIM Level 2. She explains how BSD and its clients stand...
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28 Jan 2016

Driving sustainable real estate across Europe and beyond

A survey of property investors posed the question, ‘How will green buildings perform against non-green buildings?’ An overwhelming 86% of respondents said that green buildings will become more valuable. Since then the pressures on real estate owners and managers to make their...
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25 Jan 2016

All about BREEAM

Since its launch in 1990, BREEAM has become known around the world as a mark of quality for sustainable construction.
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13 Jan 2016

BREEAM Awards 2016 – world leading sustainable buildings recognised

The shortlists for the BREEAM Awards 2016 announced this week represent some of the finest examples of sustainable buildings around the world.
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12 Jan 2016

BREEAM Assessors Group (Scotland)

We have set up a BREEAM Assessors Group for assessors to meet up and share their experiences of BREEAM.  The group covers Glasgow and Edinburgh and our next meeting will be on 27th January 2016.  We will be holding this in Glasgow at All Bar One on St Vincent Street from 5.30pm...
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11 Jan 2016

New briefing paper on materials from BREEAM

A new briefing paper “The Strategic Approach to the Selection and Procurement of Construction Materials and Products” is now available.
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07 Jan 2016

BREEAM International New Construction is being updated!

The latest BREEAM scheme to undergo its regular update is BREEAM International New Construction.
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15 Dec 2015

A workplace designed for well-being and creativity – Coca-Cola France’s BREEAM Outstanding headquarters at Noda, Paris

With innovation at the heart of its DNA, Coca-Cola France considered sustainability, well-being and creativity as the priorities for the fit-out of its new headquarters office space in Paris. In January 2015, Coca Cola Entreprise and Coca-Cola France moved into Noda, a 22,100...
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11 Dec 2015

New: BREEAM Infrastructure

Following the joining of BREEAM and CEEQUAL, and our future plans to create a single sustainability standard and certification tool for civil engineering and infrastructure projects, we now offer the BREEAM New Construction Infrastructure (pilot) training. Courses available in...
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