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Waldeck supports Rainbows Children’s Hospice

September 15, 2010

Waldeck continues to show support to community and charitable organizations within the East Midlands having recently made a donation of £2,700 to the Rainbows Children’s Hospice, Loughborough. Rainbows is a purpose-built children’s hospice which first opened its doors in 1994. At Rainbows they are dedicated to meeting the needs of... View Article

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Sustainable division expands its services

August 8, 2010

The Waldeck Specialist Sustainable division now offers Standard Assessment Procedure (SAP) in addition to the extensive existing services which include Code for Sustainable Homes, BREEAM, DREAM, Flood Risk Assessments and specialist Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems (SUDs). New Services include full SAP assessments, As Designed Compliance Reports, Predicted Energy Assessment (PEA),... View Article

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Flood and Water Management Act 2010 – Information Update

August 6, 2010

Defra announces more support for councils to tackle floods Speaking at the Local Government Flood Forum on the 29 July, (Richard Benyon the Environment Minister announced) a £2million boost in funding to help local authorities deal with flood risk assessments as part of a package of measures to help prevent... View Article

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Understanding BREEAM

August 5, 2010

BREEAM is an environmental measurement system for rating green buildings in the UK. Established in 1990 as a tool to measure the sustainability of new non-domestic buildings, BREEAM covers a range of building types including offices, retail, education, industrial and multi-residential dwellings. The BREEAM assessment methods look at a range... View Article

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The New Flood and Water Management Act

June 25, 2010

The new Flood and Water Management Act received Royal Assent on the 8th April 2010 and aims to make improvements to both flood risk management and the way we manage water resources. The Act clarifies roles and responsibilities with relation to reducing the likelihood and impact of flooding. Local authorities... View Article

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