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Sustainable approaches to building design: Bolton

09:00AM - 13:00PM, 10 February 2017

Location: Bolton

Event: Sustainable Approaches to Building Design

Friday 10 February 2017 from 9am to 1pm, Bolton University.

With increasing consumer demand for innovative and more sustainable approaches to building design, how do you navigate this ever-evolving market? The Business Growth Hub’s Green Growth service and Bolton Council are inviting architectural professionals, property developers and Greater-Manchester based SME suppliers and installers of low carbon and sustainable building technologies to learn about how and why these technologies should be specified at the building design stage.

 There will be an opportunity to hear first-hand from local engineers designing and installing heat pumps, rainwater harvesting and water efficiency technologies and sustainable heating and ventilation ducting alternatives, as well as from an architect on their experience and perspective of this market. Industry experts will also be talking about marketing & financing sustainable building projects, as well as an update from Bolton Council on new additions to its Supplementary Planning Document on Sustainable Design & Construction.

 The event is targeted at professionals who are involved with;

·         Property development

  • Building design
  • Meeting sustainability targets and goals
  • Renewable energy
  • Sustainable building technologies


Main topics addressed in the event include;

  • Bolton Council’s recent additions to the Supplementary Planning Document on Sustainable Design & Construction
  • Practical considerations, challenges and opportunities for specifying and installing sustainable building technologies
  • Current and new sustainable building technologies available on the market
  • Marketing & financing sustainable building projects


Please visit the Business Growth Hub’s website HERE to view the agenda and register to attend, or send an email to tom.bardwell@businessgrowthhub.coms

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