28 Oct '13, 2pm
Great to have Tom + Helen from @BREWatford speak on #BREEAM communities. Varied examples including JTP's in Sheffield
Sheffield Housing Company developments, Sheffield, UK About the developments Three developments were certified under BREEAM Communities at the request of the Sheffield Housing Company including: Norfolk Park, Shirecliffe and Falstaff. The BREEAM Communities scheme was used as a specification of the quality requirements from the council through its delivery vehicle, the Sheffield Housing Company. This case study gives an overview of all three projects with a focus on the process used to reach certification. The Sheffield Housing Company is a joint venture between Sheffield City Council, Keepmoat Homes and Great Places. Set up in 2011, the company is planning to build 2,300 new homes for sale and rent on 60 hectares of land over the next 15 years in Sheffield. This will be on over 20 urban sites. Phase 1 includes the three certified projects which are between 1.2 and 4.4 hec...