25 Nov '14, 2pm

More Best of #BREEAM in France at SIMI next week. Bouygues' #BREEAM Outstanding Challenger Building

More Best of #BREEAM in France at SIMI next week. Bouygues' #BREEAM Outstanding Challenger Building

‘Challenger showcases the ambitious renovation of a site that has been continuously in operation. It started with an audit in 2007 to take stock of the site and assess how this 20th century benchmark could demonstrate the Group's expertise in sustainable renovation for the 21st century. It also enhanced the application of Bouygues Construction’s research and development in sustainable design, innovation, construction and operation. Awareness of the impact that buildings have on the environment has increased substantially in the last twenty years. BREEAM certification, supported by a pragmatic and qualitative assessment method, pushed the project to go above and beyond its initial sustainability targets and allowed the project to be internationally recognised. The renovation has provided an opportunity to both improve the well-being of employees and reduce energy consumptio...

Full article: http://www.breeam.org/page.jsp?id=580

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