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UK-GBC London office upgrade aims to be an exemplar for sustainable office refurbishment in UK

For further information or high resolution image contact Natalie Cotton, Head of Media and Marketing Communications, 0798 380 6257 Sweett Group, Cundall and Sturgis Carbon Profiling join architectural practice Barr Gazetas in working closely with the client and leaseholder, The Building Centre, on refurbishing the 162.4m2 space. The organisations responded to a demanding brief for a workplace that enhances the health and productivity of the co-located UK-GBC and World GBC teams, and delivers excellent environmental performance. Julie Hirigoyen, CEO of the UK Green Building Council, said: “We’ve set some stretching targets for our small office upgrade, in keeping with the ambitious nature of our mission - to radically improve the sustainability of the built environment. We’ve selected a design team who have not only demonstrated the solutions-oriented expertise needed for t...

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