Developing resilience to natural disasters

How do those responding to the world’s growing number of natural disasters ensure that the affected communities have viable futures after the relief workers have gone home?

BREEAM: Sterlinga Business Center

The Hines-owned Sterlinga Business Center in Łódź has obtained the BREEAM Excellent certificate renewal. Read the full article on the building here: http://english.eurobuildcee.com/?page=news&id=16834     Image By Zorro2212 (Own work) [GFDL or CC BY 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Pre-demolition and Pre-refurbishment Audits

Find out how funding from the BRE Trust has allowed researcher Kathryn Adams to drive resource efficiency on refurbishment and demolition projects. Pre-demolition and pre-refurbishment audits provide clients with independent advice about the products and materials that can be reused or recycled prior to demolition or major refurbishment. The client can then use this report … Continue reading “Pre-demolition and Pre-refurbishment Audits”

BRE named Sustainable Company of the Year at Construction News Awards Dinner

BRE’s leadership in sustainability was recognised at the Construction News award for Sustainable Company of the Year at a celebratory dinner in the Grosvenor Hotel Park Lane, London last week. The award which was sponsored by technical services provider IMTECH, recognises companies for which sustainability is a top management priority and forms a central part … Continue reading “BRE named Sustainable Company of the Year at Construction News Awards Dinner”