We aim to pave the way for a new generation of digital buildings that have lifelong resilience and adaptability to their environment, usage and occupancy.

PIcture of The Works - part of Resilient project


Research into the built environment for public benefit.

Modern office buildings


Explore the various research projects that we are currently involved with.

Student scanning building.


We have research facilities and equipment that are available to book.

Postgraduate study

View our postgraduate research opportunities and admissions information.


BRE Team at Away Day

Research Centre Meets for Away Day

10 July 2017

Research Centre Away Day Held

Syed Muaaz-Us-Salam with a poster explaining his work

Cardiff student's work recognised by South Wales Institute of Engineers

13 April 2017

An engineering PhD student has been presented with the David Douglas Award

EU funds

EU funds to boost urban energy efficiency

6 March 2017

Research projects secure almost £1m from EU