BRE joins forces with the education bodies in Limerick to establish BRE Ireland
BRE and partners the University of Limerick (UL) and Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT) have established a new body BRE Ireland.
The new venture will focus on innovation and enterprise in Irish construction.
Guy Hammersley, chairman of BRE Ireland, said: "We plan, along with our Irish partners, to provide a range of services to the hugely prolific Irish construction industry that have become so important as the industry strives to build and refurbish in a more sustainable way."BRE Ireland aims to do the following:
- Provide consultancy services to the Irish construction industry specifically in sustainability
- Deliver third party approval and certification services
- Seek to play a role in government initiatives on sustainable development or innovation
- Participate in strategic research
- Provide training and education to promote awareness of sustainability
- Seek to collaborate with partners from across industry and academia in Ireland