BEST AT BREEAM

GWP Project Services director, Barry Rankin has once again become BREEAM Assessor of the Year at this year’s annual BREEAM Awards held last night.

Now a BREEAM Assessor of the Year award winner in 2013 and 2015 and BREEAM Award winner in 2008, 2010, 2012 and 2014, Barry has extensive experience in assessing some of the countries best BREEAM ‘Outstanding’ rated buildings and was the first to certify a BREEAM ‘Outstanding’ refurbishment project. Barry’s role as director of Leeds based GWP Project Services also includes strategic consultancy on BREEAM projects across the UK, his architectural background offers a designers perspective on the challenges of meeting BREEAM’s highest levels of compliance. Barry is a keen advocate of opportunities for graduates and has recently collaborated with the BRE Academy on the development of the new BREEAM Accredited Graduate (AG) scheme.

The award ceremony was held at the Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square in London and hosted by TV architect Charlie Luxton.