Skip to content
Skip to navigation menu
06 December 2012
Cardiff’s Centre for Research in the Built Environment has been recognised by a national award that celebrates the best in Welsh design.
Judges in The Dewi Prys-Thomas Prize commended the Centre (CRiBE) for its pioneering research and international reputation in the fields of environmental design, energy efficiency of buildings and urban sustainable development.
Based in the Welsh School of Architecture, the Centre is led by Professor Phil Jones and takes a holistic, interdisciplinary approach to design. It has produced environmental prediction models for both cities and individual buildings and strategy models for recycling and waste.
The Dewi Prys-Thomas Prize is Wales's prestigious award that recognizes the importance of good design to the quality of life, identity and regeneration of Wales. It is named after teacher and architect Dewi-Prys Thomas, who was known as an advocate for Wales and its environment.
Welsh School of Architecture
The Dewi Prys-Thomas Prize
Cardiff Retains European Award for Researcher Development
Cardiff researchers join study into UK’s child safeguarding systems
Costa Short Story
How green is my University?
Multi-billion dollar industry with power to transform developing countries
Developing project managers
Common ground discovered in mental illness
Leading microbiologist warns of killer fungi’s increasing threat
The Black Chair
This is an externally hosted beta service offered by Google.