Sustainable Habitat

News regarding Sustainable Habitat and construction solutions

Edinburgh school benefits from Saint-Gobain solutions

From specificationonline.co.uk - Thu, 09/02/2017 - 08:39

With 22 brands operating overall in Scotland, seven of the businesses worked in close collaboration to support the school build; British Gypsum, Celotex, Frazer, International Timber, Ecophon, Jewson and Isover supplied a range of innovative products, from wall to floor solutions.

The solutions specified will provide key benefits, such as thermal efficiency and sound insulation to create a comfortable teaching environment for students, teachers and visitors.

Pas de bâtiments 2020 sans amélioration du confort, en premier lieu, thermique

From conseils.xpair.com - Tue, 24/01/2017 - 10:40
Nous avons vu que la demande devait être prise en compte, respectée car nous devons nous appuyer sur elle pour que la génération 2020 des bâtiments soit attendue avec « gourmandise ».

Living Architecture Cools Cities and Spreads Seeds

From www.seeker.com - Tue, 29/11/2016 - 17:19
Green building designs incorporate trees and plants into urban rooftops and even skyscraper walls.

Quiet, sunny and views of the outdoors – is this America's most productive office?

From www.theguardian.com - Thu, 27/10/2016 - 07:59
Employees at Saint-Gobain’s North American headquarters say they feel healthier and more energetic in a new open-plan office focused on green design

Green offices that keep staff healthy and happy are improving productivity & boosting businesses’ bottom line, finds report

From www.worldgbc.org - Wed, 26/10/2016 - 09:47
Employers, building owners, designers and developers throughout the world are showing that it pays to invest in greener offices that keep their occupants healthy and happy, a report from the World Green Building Council reveals.

Green buildings deliver better thinking and better health, study finds

From www.edie.net - Wed, 12/10/2016 - 12:07
Employees working in certified 'green' buildings are likely to have better cognitive abilities, fewer 'sick building' symptoms and higher sleep quality scores than those working in non-certified buildings, according to a new study conducted in the US. - edie news centre

New Harvard Study Finds Better Thinking and Better Health in Green-Certified Buildings | UK Green Building Council

From www.ukgbc.org - Thu, 06/10/2016 - 15:57

Employees who work in certified green buildings have been found to have higher cognitive function scores, fewer sick building symptoms and higher sleep quality scores than those working in non-certified buildings, according to a new report from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and SUNY Upstate Medical University.

Glass for Green Buildings

From www.glassonweb.com - Wed, 28/09/2016 - 16:56
Welcome to one of the greenest corporate campuses in the world. Welcome to Suzlon One Earth, Pune, a LEED Platinum and GRIHA 5 Star certified building.

Multi-Comfort

From www.multicomfort.com - Thu, 08/09/2016 - 10:58

Saint-Gobain Group’s MULTI COMFORT program has a new online website that has been launched specifically to explain the four main dimensions of comfort promoted by Saint-Gobain and to showcase the 22 MULTI COMFORT projects already completed around the world. https://www.saint-gobain.com/en/feel-see-hear-and-breathe

Saint-Gobain : looking ahead, staying close

From www.youtube.com - Tue, 05/07/2016 - 18:51

This video shows how the Group improves our daily lives. Saint-Gobain designs, manufactures and distributes materials which are key ingredients in the well-being of each of us and the future of all.

World Green Building Council sets goal for all buildings to be ‘net zero’ by 2050

From www.eco-business.com - Fri, 01/07/2016 - 16:54
WGBC CEO Terri Wills said the organisation will go all out to make all buildings generate clean energy and produce zero net emissions.

Saint-Gobain launches offsite solutions range at CIH Housing 2016 | Specification Online

From housingspecification.com - Tue, 07/06/2016 - 12:44
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