Building Research Establishment


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Building Research Establishment

A government-financed building research organization in Britain.
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Assembly housing minister will address delegates and present Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method Awards.
JAGUAR has won a top award from a building research establishment for its commitment to the environment.
And saving on energy bills means you can buy a bigger home - according to the Building Research Establishment, the extra cash can cover the bigger mortgage needed for an extra bedroom.
The school is set to achieve a Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Methodology (BREEAM) rating of Excellent and will include a range of sustainable features.
The facility is being designed to achieve Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method (BREEAM) "Very Good" accreditation and the best possible Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rating for its size.
Working closely with the Building Research Establishment (BRE) in Wales, Prof Chris Tweed is researching how people use buildings as they move towards a low carbon standard.
But this proved no obstacle to an astonishing career as a scientist at the Government Building Research Establishment in Garston, Hertfordshire, as a gifted artist who exhibited at the Summer Exhibition of the Royal Academy, as an extra in many films including the role of R2D2 in the Star Wars films and the Mad Hatter in Dreamchild.
4bn-a-year Welsh wood industry will now be advised by Dr Dennis Jones, who has left the Building Research Establishment in Hertfordshire to take up a new challenge as North Wales Project Manager with Wood Knowledge Wales.
We go into an office building and the panel gives it a vote," says Claire Aizlewood, a researcher, at the Government's Building Research Establishment (BRE) in Watford.
CRC was created by the Building Research Establishment (BRE) and Emap Construct to deliver a wide range of BRE products relating to the construction industry, ranging from environmental issues to fire safety.
The UK construction firm, Building Research Establishment (BRE), has signed an agreement with the Shenzhen Municipal Government to set up a training and R&D centre in China s fastest growing city.
It has been awarded excellence in The Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method (Breeam), which rates the sustainability of buildings, based on scores given against a wide range of areas including energy, transport, water, materials, and waste management.

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