Latest news from BRE http://www.bre.co.uk/latest.jsp Latest news from BRE BRE office building to become 'living lab' for occupant health and wellbeing http://www.bre.co.uk/news/BRE-office-building-to-become-living-lab-for-occupant--health-and-wellbeing--1212.html 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 http://www.bre.co.uk/news/Hotel-development-is-first-to-adopt-new-LPCB-security-certification-scheme-1211.html 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 http://www.bre.co.uk/news/IWBI-and-BRE-announce-alignments-between-WELL-and-BREEAM-1210.html 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 http://www.bre.co.uk/news/Inspiring-projects-celebrated-at-CEEQUAL-Outstanding-Achievement-Awards-2016-1208.html 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 http://www.bre.co.uk/news/65k-ZEDpod-aims-to-shake-up-affordable-homes-market-1207.html Pioneering new housing solution for cities joins BRE Innovation Park's family of trailblazing buildings Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000