Building the World of Tomorrow hosted at Cambridge University on 21st July 2015
28 Jul 15
100 pioneers and leaders from the construction industry came to the University of Cambridge organised Building the World of Tomorrow event on 21 July 2015. The afternoon comprised of a number of presentations designed to inspire and challenge the delegates.
PSBP is Working
03 Jul 15
A recent opinion poll undertaken by Architects Journal and reported in TES magazine reveals there are many highly critical of the Priority Schools Building Program (PSBP). However, it is important to also understand the positive impacts of PSBP, especially in light of the limited budgets available from central government for all kinds of things.
CIBSE Journal article on CIBSE Technical Symposium
18 Jun 15
Shaun Fitzgerald spoke about the Breathing Buildings pioneering Houghton le Spring Primary Care Centre as part of the Natural Ventilation session chaired by Martin Liddament.
Building the World of Tomorrow to be hosted at Cambridge University on 21st July 2015
26 May 15
Prof Cam Middleton from the University of Cambridge and Breathing Buildings are arranging an Industry-Academia research event on Building the World of Tomorrow.
The CIBSE NVG Seminar sponsored by Breathing Buildings!
01 May 15
The CIBSE Natural Ventilation Group will host a free public seminar on Wednesday 6th May between 1-4pm at the University of Nottingham, sponsored by Breathing Buildings and SE Controls.
A comprehensive review of environmental design in UK schools
24 Apr 15
The health and performance of students and teachers are influenced by the internal environment of school buildings such as noise levels, indoor temperature, air quality and light. Providing good internal environmental conditions with minimum energy for schools has long been a concern in school design guidelines around the world.
In the heat of the moment
24 Apr 15
The effectiveness of adding PCMs to a school built using lightweight construction was tested in two classrooms at Belvoir High School, Bottesford, Nottingham. This school was constructed, pre-BSBP, in 2009 to meet the requirements of Building Bulletin 101.
Breathing Buildings helps dreams come true at Archer Academy.
17 Apr 15
The Archer Academy's Stanley Road campus opens in September with all its sports facilities being available to the community out of school hours. Breathing Buildings has supplied S1500L e-stacks for the sports hall.
Explore Offsite for Education Buildings conference
09 Apr 15
Shaun Fitzgerald, CEO Breathing Buildings, is speaking at the Explore Offsite for Education Buildings conference on 21 April. For more information see pages 42-43 in the link below.
Too Cool For School - CIBSE Journal
09 Apr 15
The new design guidelines should lead to a
transformation in the quality of school
buildings in the UK. However, they should not
exceed the cost of those built in recent years.