The BREEAM New construction standards provide a framework to deliver high performing, and sustainable, newly built assets that support commercial success, whilst also creating positive environmental and social impact. Each standard uses a common framework that is adaptable to the asset’s location, allowing for international consistency and comparability.

The sustainability framework is underpinned by credible science, allowing the assessment process to identify valuable insights on the asset’s performance. The internationally recognised and third-party certification provides assurance and validation of the data collated throughout the assessment.

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Benefits of BREEAM New construction

 

The New construction standards benefit property investors, developers, owners and occupiers by:

Driving sales and rental values

Supporting routes to net zero

Contributing to ESG goals

Mitigating environmental impact

Reducing operational costs

Providing one assessment for multiple sustainability outcomes

Enhancing economic and social value

Supporting disclosures and reporting requirements

Providing independent, third-party assurance on asset performance and sustainability

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National Scheme Operators

 

The New Construction standards can be used anywhere in the world, with the exception of the below territories where our partners, BREEAM National Scheme Operators (NSOs), operate locally adapted New Construction standards:

Austria
BREEAM AT

Germany
BREEAM DE

Netherlands
BREEAM NL

Norway
BREEAM NOR
Spain
BREEAM ES
Sweden
BREEAM SE

BREEAM Case studies

 

Browse the latest case studies from BREEAM

 

Tribe Apartments commit to regenerate and resurrect iconic architecture in Manchester

Tribe Apartments commit to regenerate and resurrect iconic architecture in Manchester

Energy Council worked closely with the architect, developer and contractor teams to develop the energy and environmental proposals. They provided ...
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Victoria Street, London, demonstrates excellence in workplace design

Victoria Street, London, demonstrates excellence in workplace design

The drive to provide healthy office space was part of a wider health, wellbeing and productivity push at Landsec, with ...
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DEKA USA Property TWO LP 3050 Gateway Distribution Center achieves BREEAM certification in efforts for continual progress

DEKA USA Property TWO LP 3050 Gateway Distribution Center achieves BREEAM certification in efforts for continual progress

Like many industrial facilities, challenges included the rural location of the site with reduced surrounding amenities, and the nature of ...
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2880 Junction, USA another BREEAM Good certified building within Silicon Valley

2880 Junction, USA another BREEAM Good certified building within Silicon Valley

MetLife Investment Management uses its buildings’ sustainability certifications to provide a foundation and help guide current and future sustainability initiatives ...
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BREEAM award winning energy and conservation office in California, USA

BREEAM award winning energy and conservation office in California, USA

Built in 1984 and located in Davis, CA, Rifle Range, also referred to as the Energy Conservation Office, is a ...
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