Posts tagged with ‘BSRIA’

  • Julia Evans, BSRIA’s Chief Executive awarded an OBE

    By Debbie Eales on June 15, 2018
    Julia Evans, Chief Executive of BSRIA, has been awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours. Evans, pictured, joined BSRIA in 2014 and during her time has become one of the most recognised industry figures, using her position to passionately raise awareness of and advance a number of key industry issues such as energy efficiency in the built environment and […]
  • BSRIA welcomes fair and prompt payment government announcement 

    By Sarah on May 9, 2018
    BSRIA has welcomed the recent announcement by the Cabinet Office Minister for Implementation, Oliver Dowden MP, to launch a package of “tough” new measures to “level the playing field” for smaller businesses bidding to win government contracts aka issues around fair and prompt payment in the construction supply chain. Proposals will exclude suppliers from major government procurements if they cannot demonstrate […]
  • BSRIA staging 2018 Soft Landings Conference

    By Debbie Eales on April 26, 2018
    BSRIA is staging its third flagship Soft Landings Conference 2018: Soft Landings – a culture for all projects. It will take place on Friday 15th June at RICS in London. Soft Landings is a building delivery process which runs through the project, from inception to completion and beyond, to ensure all decisions made during the project are based on improving operational […]
  • BSRIA Brexit survey 2018 results: consistency needed

    By Debbie Eales on April 10, 2018
    A recent Brexit survey conducted among BSRIA members found almost 70 per cent of respondents believe that Brexit has had a negative impact on their business; and that half of those who contributed favour a Swiss model aka soft Brexit. When asked if the Brexit negotiations presented members’ businesses with opportunities in the last 18 months – 63 per cent […]
  • BSRIA celebrates National Apprenticeship Week

    By Debbie Eales on March 8, 2018
    BSRIA is celebrating National Apprenticeship Week 2018 (NAW 2018) – running from Monday 5th to Friday 9th March 2018 – which brings together employers and apprentices from across England to celebrate the success of apprenticeships. And has some exciting schemes that fit under this umbrella. The theme of National Apprenticeship Week 2018 is Apprenticeships Work and showcases how apprenticeships work […]
  • Lively new Forum opens the debate about current and future building services technology

    By Debbie Eales on February 13, 2018
      The first Building Services Forum delved into wide ranging topics from energy management and utilities legislation to low carbon plant rooms, control systems and internet based connections, data analytics and the role of data in managing buildings, the challenges of BIM, wellbeing of occupants and protecting against cyber attacks. Debbie Eales reports.   Delegates at the inaugural Building Services […]
  • BSRIA world ventilation study shows growth soars in China while Europe regains momentum

    By Debbie Eales on October 4, 2017
    A BSRIA market intelligence study on World Ventilation: Fans and Ventilation Market shows that China is expected to outpace the growth experienced in European countries which signifies global opportunities. In China, the “rude health” of the residential sector meant that sales of fans and ventilation units experienced a “brisk growth” of 21 per cent in 2016, while products in the […]
  • BSRIA launches Brexit Topic Guide

    By Debbie Eales on February 27, 2017
    BSRIA has launched a Brexit Topic Guide to cut through some of the smoke and mirrors surrounding Brexit. The guide offers quick facts and key issues on a myriad of need to know issues. These include: Impact of Brexit on the construction industry. Impact on skills and training. Labour and trade figures. What is Article 50 & the key issues […]
  • New Year Honour for BSRIA council member, Ant Wilson

    By Debbie Eales on January 3, 2017
    Ant Wilson, Director – Sustainability & Advanced Design – Building Engineering at AECOM, and long-standing BSRIA council member, has been awarded an MBE in the New Year’s Honours’ List. Mr Wilson is recognised as one of the UK’s most influential building service engineers and works tirelessly in the promotion and advancement of Engineering and Sustainability. This includes becoming a STEMNET […]
  • OBITUARY: Reginald Brown, Head of Energy & Environment, BSRIA

    By Debbie Eales on November 24, 2016
    BSRIA has announced the passing of the Head of its Energy & Environment team, Reginald Brown, who passed away at home on Thursday after a short illness. Reginald joined BSRIA in 1989 and was Head of Energy & Environment from July 1993. He was a popular and highly regarded expert in his field which was acknowledged within BSRIA, its members, […]