BRE Buzz

Discover, learn and share your thoughts

09 Feb 2016

The Battle of Britain at the BREEAM Awards 2016

The Education & Health category in this year’s BREEAM Awards 2016 is a real life ‘Battle of Britain’.
Read More
02 Feb 2016

We are BRE

How much do you know about BRE? Whether you work in construction, manufacturing, government or real estate, you have most likely come across either our research, products, services, standards or qualifications in the UK and internationally.  As like any complex organisation, we...
Read More
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...
Read More
29 Sep 2015

Innovators Meet Dragons

  Excellent write-up on our recent Innovators Meet Dragons Workshop in Construction News. The session funded by the BRE Trust demonstrates the sheer breadth of innovation happening in the built environment. All four technologies are at different stages of development and...
Read More
25 Sep 2015

Innovator open morning – it’s all about the conversations

Reflections on a morning spent with 5 amazing built environment start-ups. Talking to a group of innovators this morning at BRE’s Innovator Open Morning really got me thinking about how fantastically innovative the UK is. There are so many great ideas out there and one of the...
Read More
25 Sep 2015

What can we learn from successful innovators?

  In 2014 the BRE Innovation Network explored the process of innovation within the built environment. The series will look at solutions at different stages of the innovation cycle and learn from the people behind those innovations. Our first interview with magnetised...
Read More