Gleeds Ukraine announces new BREEAM assessor licence
Gleeds Ukraine, part of Gleeds Group, one of the world’s leading management and construction consultants with over 130 years of experience and offices worldwide, announced the receiving of a BREEAM assessor licence.
Recently Tetiana Kanashchuk, Gleeds Ukraine Sustainability Advisor, was licensed under BREEAM International New Construction 2016 scheme and listed on Greenbooklive, online reference database of environmental services and products recognised by BRE Global.
BREEAM is the world’s foremost environmental assessment method and rating system with over 500,000 buildings certified and over two millions registered for assessment in 81 countries since its launch in 1990. Currently there are three buildings certified in Ukraine: two in Lviv (office building and shopping centre) and one in Kyiv (office building). Several schemes are registered for certification.
Gleeds Ukraine General Director, Svitlana Bozhko, says: “Being a part of Gleeds global corporation we adhere to the leading standards in construction advisory, thus sustainability has been always deeply rooted in our approach. We have a well-established cooperation with Gleeds Polska sustainability team in provision of BREEAM / LEED advisory services. Considering the growing market demand we obtained a licence for a local Russian / English speaking assessor in order to enhance our capabilities and meet clients’ needs more efficiently not only in Ukraine, but in other CIS countries as well."