87 Reports

LondonBessemer Grange Primary School & Children's Centre

Findings of a two-year Building Performance Evaluation (BPE) study of the 1950s Bessemer Grange Primary School, the Children’s Centre and an Early Years Centre extension constructed in 2010. The school is in Southwark, South London. Data collected from...
  • Education (primary school)
  • Non-domestic

South WestUniversity of Bath Campus Woodland Court Building

Woodland Court, a 355-bed student residence located at the edge of the University of Bath campus. It is a pre-cast concrete construction served by local gas boilers to radiators and CHP. The report discussion relates systems and details within the building...
  • Education (university)
  • Hotel and other residential accommodation
  • Non-domestic

London; North WestSchools: Loxford School & Brine Leas Sixth Form

Loxford and Brine Leas were completed on site at similar times and have some similar aspects as well as some good contrasting qualities. Although different in capacity, both schools were designed by AHR (Aedas), and constructed by Willmott Dixon, under...
  • Education (secondary school)
  • Non-domestic

EastCreative Exchange

This project investigated the in-use performance of Creative Exchange, St. Neots. The evaluation includes monitoring of the sustainable features including the earth tube fan assisted natural ventilation. In addition to long term monitoring, the evaluation...
  • Non-domestic
  • Office

South EastGreenfields Community Housing Headquarters

The Greenfields Community Housing (GCH) Headquarters building in Braintree, Essex is a bespoke office building providing open plan and cellular offices supporting Greenfields' employees, and community facilities providing an interface for Greenfields'...
  • Non-domestic
  • Office

London; North East; North WestPetchey Academy, Stockport Academy, Pennywell Academy 360

This project comprises the evaluation of three case studies to facilitate a compare and contrast analysis. The three case studies chosen, Pennywell Academy 360, Stockport Academy and Petchey Academy, were designed to meet the requirements of the DfES...
  • Education (secondary school)
  • Non-domestic

South EastOne Brighton - ongoing monitoring

The One Brighton development was designed as mixed-use, with 172 dwellings, community space and commercial space. The homes at One Brighton are a mixture of studio, 1-bed, 2-bed and 3-bed apartments, with 30% being affordable. The results from One Brighton...
  • Domestic
  • Mixed tenure

South EastAvante Homes: Fabric performance and occupancy feedback

The aim of the Avante BPE study was to learn lessons in hindsight in order to improve future housing design, development and management within Crest Nicholson leading to improved customer products and services. Overall, there have been a number of positive...
  • Domestic
  • Private

North EastPassivHaus Bungalow Development, Houghton-le-Spring

This post-construction and initial occupation study was undertaken on two 2 bedroomed terraced bungalows (one end- and one mid-terrace) which form part of a development of 28 bungalows, all of which are to be occupied by older residents. The project...
  • Domestic
  • Social rent

South WestThe Old Applestore, Stawell

The development occupies a brownfield site in the middle of the small village in Somerset
and examines the design process and the initial design intentions for The Old Apple Store as well as the rationale behind any changes made during the development...
  • Domestic
  • Freehold