Anson Court Care Home M&E Design

BREEAM Excellent Services Design for New 76 Bed Care Home

October 30, 2018

Working with Jarvis Contracting and E7 mechanical and electrical contractors for Quantum Care, GBD developed cost-effective, energy efficient designs for this design & build project for Anson Court, a new, 76 bedroom dementia care home in Bericot Way, Welwyn Garden City. A combined heat and power (CHP) boiler generates electricity as well as hot water. […]

Constructionline Gold accreditation

Green Building Design Consultants achieves Gold Constructionline Membership and Acclaim Accreditation

October 18, 2018

Green Building Design Consultants are proud to announce the achievement of Gold (Level 3) membership with Constructionline, demonstrating a long-standing commitment to quality, health and safety and compliance. Constructionline is one of the UK’s largest providers of procurement and supply chain management services. Over 10,000 public and private sector buyers use the platform to access […]

NHS London Dynamic Purchasing System DPS Approved Supplier

Green Building Design Consultants are awarded a place on the NHS London Procurement Partnership DPS Framework for Estates Professional Services

September 28, 2018

The London Procurement Partnership (LPP) is a membership organisation founded and funded by NHS organisations. Working with their members, they support the NHS to make the most of its purchasing power to maximise investment in patient care – helping trusts to deliver the highest quality services while at the same time ensuring value for money. […]

62 Buckingham Gate

New office for Freepoint Commodities at 62 Buckingham Gate, Victoria

September 11, 2018

Green Building Design Consultants worked for Freepoint Commodities, a global commodity merchant and finance house, to redesign and manage the fit out of an open-plan trading floor on the 5th floor of 62 Buckingham Gate, Victoria, on a tight deadline ready for the company’s relocation in July 2018. Meeting rooms were removed to create additional […]

IHEEM Company Affiliate Member Certificate - Green Building Design Consultants

Institute of Healthcare Engineering and Estate Management (IHEEM) welcomes Green Building Design Consultants as an Affiliate

August 2, 2018

On 30th July 2018, Green Building Design Consultants were awarded affiliation to the Institute of Healthcare Engineering and Estate Management (IHEEM). The company has demonstrated its ability and track record in M&E design for health service applications and we are now listed with membership number 202590 for our ‘Building Services – Design’ and ‘Design Consultancy […]

Richard Emery, Green Building Design Consultants

Richard Emery becomes IHEEM Registered Authorising Engineer

July 20, 2018

In June 2018 Richard received his IHEEM AE Register peer review and interview, and we are pleased to announce that he has been accepted on to the ‘Register of Authorising Engineers’ for the healthcare estates sector covering the electrical discipline. This peer review ‘is an important part of on-going professional competency.’ Richard Emery moved to […]

NHS Shared Business Services Framework

Green Building Design Consultants has been successful in securing a place on the NHS Shared Business Services 4-year Construction Consultancy Framework

April 16, 2018

The framework (SBS/17/NH/PZR/9256) came into effect 1st April 2018 and runs until 31st March 2022. NHS Shared Business Services (NHS SBS) is a unique joint venture between the Department of Health and Sopra Steria, providing business support services to NHS Trusts and associated organisations. The SBS/17/NH/PZR/9256-Construction Consultancy Services (2) Framework Agreement brings together all the disciplines required […]

ISO 14001: 2015 Logo

We are pleased to announce the successful transition of Green Building Design Consultants’ Ltd (GBD) Environmental Management System (EMS) from ISO 14001:2004 to ISO 14001:2015.

April 5, 2018

Since becoming accredited to ISO 14001:2004 in March 2015, we have now successfully transitioned to ISO 14001:2015 in March 2018 Processes & procedures have been enhanced by the GBD EMS Team, with the assistance of external Consultant (Blackmores) and were reviewed by BSI during the Continuing Assessment Audit in March 2018. This resulted in no […]

Energy Consumption Bands

MEES Regulations come into force on 1st April – Landlords are you ready?

March 23, 2018

From the 1st April, you will not be able to let or rent out any building with an EPC rating of F or G. However, don’t despair as the Green Building Design Consultants team can help you. What are the MEES Regulations? The MEES Regulations stipulate the new minimum energy efficient standard which comes into […]