Landsec’s new health-focused headquarters at 80-100 Victoria Street has set the benchmark for sustainable office space.
UKGBC recently released a green paper proposing a key leadership role for cities and local authorities in the support of the delivery of new homes.
It has been demonstrated that a focus on reducing carbon will reduce cost for an infrastructure project through saving energy, reducing waste and thinking about how we build.
Gaining a score of “Excellent”, the urban office makeover drives sustainable design, inclusive spaces, and operational efficiency.
As the world becomes increasingly conscious of the impact humans have on the environment, it is essential to ensure that construction projects are designed and executed with sustainability in mind.
Blackbrook Capital’s commitment to a 100% ESG-optimised portfolio strengthened through pursuing BREEAM In-Use pre-assessments for new assets
BNP Paribas Real Estate and Generali Real Estate achieve target of BREEAM In-Use V6 Excellent rating
Optimisation of existing building fabric and intelligent design features deliver a future-proofed asset in London’s financial district.
As described in the earlier article Why building LCA?, BREEAM New Construction 2018 requires building LCA to be carried out for the new Mat 01 issue. The requirements in Mat 01 focus on rewarding good quality building LCA through comparison with a benchmark and options appraisal. Starting with the project brief/requirements, designers use building … Continue reading “Getting results with building LCA”
Since the launch of Beta we have engaged with many different HQM stakeholders, including developers, assessors, consultancies designers, consumer groups, representative industry bodies, manufacturers, academics, regulators, planners, agents and various parts of the financial sector. Most have been supportive in the aims of Home Quality Mark, with firm commitments from many via project registrations, recognition, … Continue reading “Home Quality Mark ONE Consultation – we are listening.”
More than 11,000 homes are now registered for assessment under the Home Quality Mark.