Design Ethos

BREEAM & Sustainability Construction Statement
BREEAM (Building Research Establishment Assessment Method) is a leading environmental assessment method for buildings. It sets the best practice in sustainable design and has become a measure used to describe a buildings environmental performance.
Visage always aims to achieve a minimum VERY GOOD RATING and EXCELLENT in some site locations.

  • Start with a project mission statement
  • Create a mind map using key words and phrases in the mission statement
  • Use the mind map to arrive at the 3-5 top project objectives
  • Use the top 3-5 project objectives to brainstorm project goals in a non-judgmental environment
  • Put project objectives and goal aside for 2-4 weeks to let them marinate
  • Rigorously review goals and objectives to assign a priority ranking
  • Create project plan based on goals and objectives that includes milestones and contingencies


140 Causewayend, Aberdeen

Designed by Eco Res, the construction of 173 Bed, 66,000 sq ft student scheme is by Robertson Eastern. Commenced May 2016 with Completion for academic Year 2017.

BREEAM Pre-assessment Score by GWP Services 92%  - "Outstanding"

Portobello Street, Sheffield

Completed Sept 2016

A joint venture with Galliard Homes, the 134 Bed £11m scheme was forward funded by Empiric REIT. 

BREEAM Very Good