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26 Oct 2016

The business case for sustainability – a tenant’s perspective

Overwhelming evidence indicates that sustainability is fast moving up a tenant’s wish list and as such up the real estate owner’s priority list.
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10 Oct 2016

BREEAM In-Use moves forward in the US

The Bloc development in downtown Los Angeles is the first project in the USA to be registered for assessment under BREEAM In-Use.
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03 Oct 2016

Importance of BREEAM recognised with Building Awards shortlist

BREEAM has been recognised with 7 out of the 10 projects shortlisted for Building magazine’s Sustainability Project of the Year.
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29 Sep 2016

Zaha Hadid Architects complete Port House, Antwerp – BREEAM Very Good – from Wallpaper Magazine

Antwerp is Europe’s second largest shipping port, and now the Flemish city has a fitting new architectural landmark in the form of the BREEAM Very Good Port House by Zaha Hadid Architects.
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23 Sep 2016

Help us develop the BREEAM In-Use portfolio approach for the education sector – Architects Datafile

Further and Higher Education bodies are the focus of a new BREEAM In-Use pilot that will enable them to build on learning from the commercial property sector.
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08 Sep 2016

BREEAM NOR 2016 goes live!

With the new BREEAM NOR 2016, our National Scheme Operator in Norway have launched a tool that will drive the Norwegian building and real estate industry into the future.
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07 Sep 2016

Sebrae sets the standard for buildings in-use in Brazil

The Sebrae Sustainability Center in Cuiabá, Mato Grosso, is setting the standard for sustainable buildings in Brazil.
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26 Aug 2016

Putting people first at the #BREEAM Outstanding The Hub – FCA Magazine

Broadgate Estates' The Hub is a prime example of a pioneering workplace design that puts people first.
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22 Aug 2016

Environmental Assessment & EPD – Expanded Horizons

The phase out of the Green Guide to Specification, use of EPD in BREEAM, EN 15804 EPD, and online LCA tools. The Materials section in ‎BREEAM is designed to raise awareness of and encourage sustainable procurement and use of construction products.  For many years BREEAM has used...
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