RICS hosts the annual COBRA conference, a key event for presenting and discussing the latest industry research.
The latest conference papers from COBRA are available below. All papers were subject to review at both the abstract and full paper stage, to ensure relevance, rigour and topicality.
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20 Sep 2016
The paper aims to review and reflect how the key sustainability aspects are achieved through BIM in AECO industries.
This paper focuses on a comprehensive review of the literature pertaining to construction health and safety and sustainable buildings.
This paper reports on the development of a methodology utilising a mixed-method approach to evaluate IEQ in residential homes – green and conventional.
The paper looks at the sustainability factors that influence the choice of construction materials in Nigeria.
This paper explores changes in householders’ perceptions towards EPCs after being introduced to thermal images as a visual aid.
This paper analyses office-building retrofits at the city scale reported in the 2013 1200 Buildings Retrofit Survey.
This paper summarises a literature review which examines narratives around sustainable development, urban design and neighbourhood masterplanning.
This research explores building envelope thermal radiant cooling in commercial and residential properties.
This paper determines how often South African property valuers are currently recording GBFIs during inspections of commercial properties and to determine property valuers’ perceptions as to how much value GBFIs add to commercial properties.
This paper seeks to investigate the feasibility of in-situ bottom-up upgrade as an incremental strategy for upgrading informal settlements in the context of a resilient city development.
This paper looks at the theory and practice in energy regulations for houses.
This paper aims to assess integrated sustainability contributions of a rooftop garden in an institutional setting.
This paper explores an initial look into the impact that new US measurement and verification (M&V) requirements will have on the green building construction industry.
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