Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method


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Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method

(BREEAM)
A comprehensive tool for analyzing and improving the environmental performance of buildings through design and operations. The UK-based Building Research Establishment has developed this methodology.
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Tanfield Lea Business Centre is aiming to achieve a high BREEAM rating (Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method) Phase 1 of theproject is due for completion by September 2008, wit the opening of Business Centre planned for March 2009.
The plans include 180,000 sq ft of industrial space in units of various sizes and 52,000 sq ft of offices, all of which will be designed to the Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method (BREEAM) excellent standard.
Stella House occupies a four-acre site and scooped the coveted Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method (BREEAM) excellent award before it was even open because of the relatively minor impact it has on the environment - solar powered heating and recycled rain water from the roof to flush toilets.
For example, do they require the building to achieve an excellent BREEAM (Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method) rating, would they prefer natural ventilation instead of air conditioning and have they specified that recycled materials need to be used to construct the property?
The design of Blyth Valley Council's combined customer service and office centre at Cramlington has been rated as excellent by BREEAM ( the Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method.
The design of Blyth Valley Council's combined customer service and office centre at Cramlington has been rated as excellent by BREEAM - the Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method.
Designed according to the Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method (Breeam), the development has secured an "excellent" rating that can also cut running costs for businesses.
They award ratings under the BREEAM system, which stands for Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method. "Clearly climate change is a major challenge for construction professionals," says John.
The buildings have been created using the latest environment-friendly techniques, resulting in an `excellent' Breeam (Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method) rating.
The office was recently awarded an "excellent" BREEAM rating (Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method) for its environmental performance.
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