87 Reports

WalesRogiet Primary School Building Performance Evaluation

Rogiet school is a single storey building constructed with a pre-fabricated timber panel system with cellulose (Warmcel) insulation. The BPE investigation at the school aimed to study discrepancies between design intent and realisation and predicted...
  • Education (primary school)
  • Non-domestic

South WestPool Innovation Centre and Tremough Innovation Centre

The two Innovation Centres are office buildings located in Cornwall. Similar in configuration and specification, these two buildings were pilot projects, undertaken by the same design team, aiming to achieve a zero carbon target by following a ‘fabric...
  • Non-domestic
  • Office

East MidlandsOakham C. of E. Primary School

Oakham school is a pre-fabricated building with twin timber walls, and pre-fabricated pre-insulated roof panels insulated with recycled newspaper fibre. Naturally ventilated, airflow is achieved through an automated window system.  Heating is delivered...
  • Education (primary school)
  • Non-domestic

ScotlandSt. Peter the Apostle High School

St Peter the Apostle School is a secondary school located in Clydebank, Glasgow. The 16,185m2 three storey school consists of four blocks all linked by the main corridor. The building is steel framed with brick and metal cladding, set over three floors...
  • Education (secondary school)
  • Non-domestic

EastStevenage Bioscience Catalyst

SBCat is a joint venture between the Department for Business Innovation and Skills, GlaxoSmithKline, the Wellcome Trust and Innovate UK, to achieve a culture of open innovation and shared- learning. Constructed from a concrete frame with rainscreen and...
  • Industrial
  • Non-domestic

South EastCresex Community School

Cressex Community School in Buckinghamshire is a steel frame structure with insulated render and terracotta rainscreen. The school has capacity for approximately 1,100 pupils but at the time of the BPE study was under-occupied. The BPE study showed...
  • Education (secondary school)
  • Non-domestic

South EastAngmering Community Centre      

Angmering Community Centre is a one storey, community centre in West Sussex. The building is a brick cavity construction with timber frame and concrete tile roof. The community centre contains a multi-purpose hall, two meeting rooms, a central display...
  • Non-domestic
  • Public Service

LondonCamden Passivhaus

Detailed monitoring during the Phase 2 study of the Camden Passivhaus has found that the building is performing even better than designed and is providing a comfortable and healthy home. Good fabric design (good insulation, triple glazing, draft free...
  • Domestic
  • Private

South WestCode Level 5 Homes: Lyndhurst Crescent, Swindon

The Lyndhurst Crescent project is a social housing scheme intended to provide an innovative approach to affordable mixed tenure housing design, procurement and finance, with large scale delivery potentials. This Phase 2 study shows that the airtightness...
  • Domestic
  • Social rent

North EastCommunity In A Cube apartment Middleborough

The apartment that is the subject of this study forms part of a zero carbon residential-led mixed-use development comprising 80 residential units and retail/leisure space. The building is based upon a simple cubic form, using a low carbon concrete frame...
  • Domestic
  • Leasehold