Merton renewable energy targets

Case study: Formalising the Government’s renewable energy targets The London Borough of Merton was the first local authority to formalise the Government’s renewable energy targets in its Unitary Development Plan. The council pledged to provide at least 10% of the energy needs for all its new major developments from renewable energy technologies. The ‘Merton Rule’ quickly … Continue reading “Merton renewable energy targets”

Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park Authority Headquarters Sustainability consultants

Project: Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park Authority Headquarters Client: Gardiner & Theobald Management Services BRE Scotland Role: Sustainability Consultants Sustainable Design Consultancy BRE Scotland was commissioned by Gardiner & Theobald LLP to be the sustainability consultants for the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park Headquarters. As a result of the consultancy a number of … Continue reading “Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park Authority Headquarters Sustainability consultants”

Scottish Funding Council POE: Sustainable Development Research Project

Client: Scottish Funding Council BRE Scotland Role: Project Manager, Sustainability Consultant BRE Scotland is working for the Scottish Funding Council to carry out the Post Occupancy Evaluations (POE) on four further education and higher education establishments: Carnegie College, Cumbernauld College, John Wheatley College and Queen Margaret University.  Three of these were specifically funded to promote … Continue reading “Scottish Funding Council POE: Sustainable Development Research Project”

Eco-Reinforcement steel for Crossrail

Background to Partners Skanska – Skanska is one of the world’s leading construction groups with expertise in construction, development of commercial and residential projects and public-private partnerships. Skanska carries out all aspects of the construction, development and infrastructure process – from financing projects, through design and construction to facilities management, operation and maintenance. Express Reinforcements Ltd … Continue reading “Eco-Reinforcement steel for Crossrail”

BES 6001 Case Study – Marshalls

Company background Established in the late 1880s, Marshalls is the UK’s leading manufacturer of natural stone and concrete hard landscaping products.  Marshalls supplies the construction, home improvement and landscape markets.  The company has workforce of over 2,000 based at 54 sites across the UK.  Marshalls hard landscaping products can be seen at some of the … Continue reading “BES 6001 Case Study – Marshalls”

JHS Contract Carpets

Company background JHS Contract Carpets have been a leading supplier of commercial carpet, contract carpet tiles and commercial floorcoverings in the UK for more than 50 years. Originally a family owned business, the company has been part of the Headlam Group PLC since 1999. Based in Tamworth, their ultra-modern warehousing and distribution system enables many … Continue reading “JHS Contract Carpets”

BES 6001 Case Study – Imerys TC

Company background Imerys S.A. is a French multinational company which specialises in the production and processing of industrial minerals. Its headquarters are in Paris.  Imerys TC sits within Imerys S.A.’s Ceramic Material Operating Division.  This Division is responsible for the manufacture of terra cotta (clay) tiles and accessories as well as slate, minerals for the … Continue reading “BES 6001 Case Study – Imerys TC”

BES 6001 Case Study – Parex Limited

Company background Parex Limited, based in Atherstone, Warwickshire and employing 70 staff, is a manufacturer of specialist cementitious and epoxy resin-based mortars and renders for the construction industry.  Over the years, it has built itself an enviable reputation for forward thinking and innovation.  Parex is a customer-driven business providing the highest levels of support, whilst … Continue reading “BES 6001 Case Study – Parex Limited”