8th RECBE Meeting

8th RECBE Meeting

8th RECBE (on-line) meeting, 25th February 2022

Sustainability and Whole Life Carbon in Construction


13.00 – Welcome – Jonathan Cullen (University of Cambridge) 

13.05 – Session I:

1. Penny Gowler “IStructE Circular Economy & Reuse Guidance for Engineers” (elliottwood)

2. Alexandra Jonca “The Net Zero Whole Life Carbon Roadmap” (UKGBC)

3. Andrew Mullholland “Low Carbon Concrete Routemap” (AMCRETE UK)

13.45 – Discussion

14.00 – Session II:

1. Peter Swallow “Grimshaw’s decarbonisation pathway for buildings: Version 2.0 development and collaboration opportunities” (Grimshaw Architects)

2. Omar Abo Madyan “Towards Zero Loss Sustainability in Construction” (University of Cambridge)

3. Amila Sankalpa Jayasinghe “Comparing the embodied carbon and cost of concrete floor solutions” (University of Cambridge)

14.35 – Discussion

14.50 – RECBE next steps – funding opportunities

15.00 – End