bluesky environmental, Equity Solutions’ independent environmental sustainability consultancy, presented at the Greenbuild Expo Conference in Manchester on the 29th June 2011. The session’s focus was on bluesky’s experience and expertise in designing sustainable healthcare buildings.
Speakers Andy Brunt and Gareth Bennell covered key aspects of the sustainability agenda to be considered in the early stage of new build and refurbishment projects, the importance of integrated design team involvement and the benefits of ensuring a strong sustainability performance in buildings in terms of reducing costs and improving operation.
bluesky environmental is an independent sustainability consultancy that delivers a comprehensive range of advice, assessment and policy-development services including whole life costing analyses, BREEAM, dynamic thermal modelling and environmental management. bluesky’s approach is based on current thinking and the latest research.
bluesky has an extensive portfolio with healthcare projects developed as part of the LIFT programmes in Oldham, Cornwall, Sheffield and Stockport.
bluesky’s experts are also the authors of a recent report issued by the LIFT Council entitled “Energise Your Estate the Low Carbon Way” which was aimed at the primary healthcare sector and issued to all PCT and LIFT companies in UK.