Susan Logan, managing director at Ecoteric was appointed as the BREEAM assessor and advisor for the scheme.
The Building Centre 1st Floor refurbishment works achieved a BREEAM Excellent. The floor was fitted out with offices for UK Green Building Council and Construction Products Association.
The 1st floor achieved an EPC B rating, which is an asset rating of 46, this was due to the use of air source heat pumps for heating and cooling and solar hot water technology for domestic hot water system.
The fit out materials were all A or A+ rated and all timber was PEFC or FSC; this included furniture, doors and skirting’s and tea points and storage, meaning materials were as ustainable as possible.
The main contractor managed to achieve a recycling rate of 93% for all waste from site.