Useful links


Take a look at the following websites for more information about the built environment, sustainability, civil engineering, water, floods and more.

Government and publicly funded bodies
DEFRA UK
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS)
Department for Communities & Local Government (CLG)
Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC)
Department for Transport (DFT)
BIM Task Group
Environment Agency
Future Cities Catapult
Government Construction
Green Construction Board
HSE
Infrastructure UK
Local Authority Building Control (LABC)
Local Government Association (LGA)
Knowledge Transfer Network (MBE KTN)
Office for National Statistics
RSSB
Scottish Environmental Protection Agency
Scottish Natural Heritage
Technology Strategy Board (TSB)
Transport Systems Catapult

Research councils
Adaptation and Resilience in the Context of Change Network
CIB – International Council for Research and Innovation in Building and Construction
Natural Environment Research Council
Research Councils UK
UK Water Industry Research
Engineering Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC)

Universities, RTOs & Associations
AIRTO
BRE
British Geotechnical Association
British Geological Survey
Green Alliance (GA)
National Biodiversity Network
Renewable Energy Association (REA)
UK Green Building Council
UK Contractors Group

Professional institutions
Energy Technologies Institute
Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE)
The British Ecological Society
CECA
CIWEM
Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE)
Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation (CIHT)
CIC 2050 Group
Construction Industry Council (CIC)
Construction Products Association (CPA)
Institute of Civil Engineers
Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management
Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment
Institute of Highway Engineers
Institute of Public Policy Research (IPPR)
Landscape Institute
Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)
Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
Royal Town Planning Institute (RPTI)
The British Ecological Society
The Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM)
The Midland Geotechnical Society
The Geological Society

Other
Action Sustainability
Association for the Conservation of Energy (ACE)
British Property Federation (BPF)
BREEAM
buildoffsite
Carbon Trust
CEEQUAL
Supply Chain Sustainability School
susdrain
The Building Centre
The Considerate Constructors Scheme

International
European Environment Agency
European Construction Technology Platform
Horizon 2020
Water UK
Waste Watch
World Green Building Council (WGBC)
WRAP
Zero Carbon Hub