Building Research Establishment

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Building Research Establishment

A government-financed building research organization in Britain.
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A new report from BRE Trust explores opportunities to address challenges in the built environment industry using blockchain technology.
The new report, 'Blockchain--feasibility and opportunity assessment', draws insights from two workshops run by the BRE Trust in partnership with Constructing Excellence and industry professionals.
government, BRE has been owned since 1997 by a charitable organization, the BRE Trust, which is responsible for the U.S.
FOLLOWING extensive discussions with its members and stakeholders, the board of Constructing Excellence (CE) has confirmed the conclusion of the merger with BRE Trust.
It will also enable CE to achieve its long-term ambition of establishing a Constructing Excellence Foundation under the BRE Trust which would see trading profit channelled into research and education for the benefit of members.
As part of the initiative, the BRE Trust, the charitable body that owns the BRE Group of companies, has committed research funding for two related projects.
Set up at the beginning of 2010 by BRE Trust's BRE Global, ISA is a global network of corporate occupiers, property investors, developers and owners, who work towards a more sustainable built environment through better measurement and understanding of the sustainable performance of existing buildings.
They were produced as part of the strategy for sustainable construction supported by the Construction Products Association (CPA) and funded by WRAP and BRE Trust.
Jager; published by BRE Trust, www.bretrust.org.uk (Web); 48-page book and a CD-ROM; [pounds sterling]47.50.