Digital reuse marketplace

picto-initiative

From our circular economy projects, we realise the limitations on the industry due to a lack of information, both regarding value and also a lack of an established market place for used materials. BAM have therefore commissioned IBM to co-develop a ‘Circular...

Royal BAM Group
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

EDGE Green Buildings Market Transformation Program

picto-initiative

An innovation of IFC, EDGE (“Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies”) is an online platform, a green building standard and a certification system for over 140 countries. The EDGE application helps to determine the most cost-effective options for des...

Rusmir Music
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

SBT4buildings: Science-based targets for the building...

picto-initiative

The SBT4buildings project provides solutions for companies of the building and construction who want to set carbon reduction targets in line with their own ambitions and Science-based Targets initiative (SBTi) requirements, working to decarbonize the entire va...

World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD)
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Construction of Circl pavilion, Amsterdam

picto-initiative
BAM were involved in the design and construction of Circl Amsterdam, a new building for ABN Amro bank, completed in 2017. This involved facilitation of workshops and engagement with BAM's supply chain partners to offer circular solutions for the client.
Royal BAM Group
Sustainable Public Procurement Sustainable Public Procurement
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

A Holistic View for Integrating Sustainability...

picto-resource

Emerging economies in Asia and Latin America face rapid urbanization and city building in the next few decades. The existing work force and the next generation of built environment graduates play a significant role in lowering carbon emissions as a result of r...

Usha Iyer-Raniga
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

LOW CARBON CEMENT (LC3) TECHNOLOGY RESOURCE CENTRE

picto-initiative

LC3 Technology Resource Centre (LC3-TRC) has been established in Cuba to act as interface between industry an academy for a swift introduction of the new developments in the area of LC3 in the Latin American Region. The LC3 Technology Resource Centre is a prov...

ecosolutions, grupo sofonias, Glarus, Switzerland
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Showcasing ‘Real’ Green Buildings: A Case for Post...

picto-resource

Throughout their life cycle; from construction, operation to demolition, buildings contribute to environmental impact. Globally, there has been a shift towards adoption of green building policies, legislation, various programmes and rating tools for all new co...

Usha Iyer-Raniga
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Identifying cost trend and affected cost factors for...

picto-resource

The integration of sustainability and sustainable practices in the construction industry is ultimately benefiting the environment,society,and economics.Many green office buildings in Australia achieved Green Star ratings have claimed outstanding achievements s...

Usha Iyer-Raniga
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Integrating Interdisciplinary Thinking and Practice: A...

picto-resource

The value of interdisciplinary approaches to curriculum have been considered successful along multiple fronts; including reducing administrative burden from inter departmental collaboration, providing “intellectual” solutions to problems and breaking acade...

Usha Iyer-Raniga
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Future-proofing buildings: optimising facility...

picto-resource

Buildings in general are large contributors of global greenhouse emissions and environmental deterioration. Climate adaptation of existing and new buildings is crucial in reducing their impact on climate change.In order to achieve this, efficient performance...

Usha Iyer-Raniga
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Transformative learning: innovating sustainability...

picto-resource

This paper aims to evaluate how transformative learning is key to innovating sustainability education in the built environment in the region’s universities, in addition to reporting on the research project undertaken to integrate sustainability thinking and...

Usha Iyer-Raniga
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Challenges in aligning the architecture profession in...

picto-resource

Increased energy use and attendant green house emissions are associated with increased urbanization.At the same time, climate change poses challenges for the built environment where there are tensions between rapid city building and low carbon growth.This pape...

Usha Iyer-Raniga
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

A Lifecycle Cost-Benefit Analysis of Low-Carbon...

picto-resource

Building integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) refers to photovoltaic or solar cells that are integrated into the building envelope to generate ‘free’ energy from sunshine. BIPV product development has been ongoing for the past 30 years, but their practical appl...

Usha Iyer-Raniga
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

REFLECTIONS FOR SUSTAINABILITY: CAPITALISING ON...

picto-resource

Universities are under pressure to ‘walk the talk’ in relation to sustainability. They are expected to not just teach students about sustainable built environments, but to also put this into practice for university assets. This paper presents the challenge...

Usha Iyer-Raniga
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Beyond buildings: holistic sustainable outcomes for ...

picto-resource

The impact of climate change and adaptation pose huge challenges to the built environment. Educational institutions in particular, are faced with not just management of their built assets, but also future proofing their assets from a climate change and adaptat...

Usha Iyer-Raniga
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction