Sustainable Construction

Background

Our purpose is to inform and support Scottish FHE Estates Development teams and their internal clients in ways to achieve a long life, adaptable, low energy buildings. We provide a go-to resource for current best practices in high performance building techniques and technologies - through twice-yearly workshops, briefings, website and a discussion list.

In the past this TSN group has looked at a range of topics including:

- Developing a case study with WRAP on recycled content.

- Production of case studies centred around sustainable construction.

Next Meeting

Spring 2017, Details to be Confirmed

If you have any suggestions for topics to discuss or potential speakers for future events then please contact rpetford@eauc.org.uk.

Previous Meetings

Tuesday 4th October 2016 - University of Edinburgh.  Presentations and resources are available here.

Thursday 10th December 2015 - Tour of South Lanarkshire College's Low Carbon Buildings. Presentations and resources are available here.

Wednesday 29th April 2015 - Tour of Glasgow School of Art's Mackintosh Building. Presentations and resources are available here.

Wednesday 19th November 2014. Presentations and resources are available here.

Monday 16th June 2014. Presentations and resources are available here.

Wednesday 8 August 2012. Presentations and resources are available here.

Tuesday 1 February 2011. For details, presentations and minutes, please click here.

Contact information

Convenor for the Sustainable Construction TSN is:

Ray Walkinshaw, Ayrshire College

email: ray.walkinshaw@ayrshire.ac.uk

T: 01294 555327

To join the JiscMail Network for the Sustainable Construction TSN and recieve updates on meetings, please contact us.

Sustainable Construction
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