Whole-life carbon – Page 2

  • The SAS Institute at Upper Whittington is narrow-plan and naturally ventilated

    Whole-life costs: Office design


    In the second of our series, David Weight of Currie Brown looks at the differences in whole-life costs between a deep-plan, air-conditioned base office building and a shallow-plan scheme that is naturally ventilated

  • European whole-life costs

    European whole-life costs


    Quantity surveyor Franklin + Andrews makes its annual appraisal of the costs of building and maintaining a standard factory in 14 European countries and finds the familiar north-south divide

  • Children play in the grounds of Bo’ness Primary School, Scotland

    Whole-life costs: Primary schools


    The first of our quarterly articles on whole-life costs focuses on primary schools. David Weight of Currie Brown outlines typical expenditure on a basic single-storey building, then analyses the additional capital, energy and repair and maintenance costs of a further two building types

  • Features

    Whole-life cost study: Egg's Pride Park


    Almost two years after its first call centre cost model, Building revisits Egg s Pride Park, updating the whole-life costs and comparing it with a model call centre by Citex