Latest news from BRE Latest news from BRE BRE office building to become 'living lab' for occupant health and wellbeing BRE has announced a new project that will test the effects of biophilic design on office occupants. The Healthy Research Building will be the UK’s first live research workspace that measures the real-world health and well-being benefits of incorporating nature into a building’s design. Fri, 16 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Hotel development is first to adopt new LPCB security certification scheme The St. Regis Astana (Republic of Kazakhstan) has become the first hotel development in the world to be assessed and receive certification by LPCB when piloted against SABRE, the new security certification scheme for buildings and built infrastructure assets by BRE Global. Thu, 15 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000 IWBI and BRE announce alignments between WELL and BREEAM The International WELL Building Institute™ (IWBI™) and BRE today announced an agreement between the two organisations to pursue alignments between the WELL Building Standard™ (WELL) and BREEAM that will make it easier for projects pursuing both standards. Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Inspiring projects celebrated at CEEQUAL Outstanding Achievement Awards 2016 Winners of the 2016 CEEQUAL Outstanding Achievement Awards, which honours some of the top sustainability accomplishments by civil engineering project teams, were announced at a special event at the Institution of Civil Engineers in London last night. Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 65k ZEDpod aims to shake up affordable homes market Pioneering new housing solution for cities joins BRE Innovation Park's family of trailblazing buildings Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 BRE partners on cross-Europe energy performance research project Four-year QUANTUM project aims to close the gap between predicted and actual energy performance in European buildings through quality management Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Cable manufacturers will be left out in the cold without CE Marking, says BRE Global BRE Global turns up heat on cable CE Marking as July 2017 deadline looms.Manufacturers risk losing out on trade opportunities with Europe without appropriate CE marking for their cable products, says BRE Global, the UK leader in fire, security and environmental testing and certification of construction products. Thu, 17 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000