The Sustainable Built Environment National Research Centre (SBEnrc) offers a unique industry-government-research collaboration. We focus on sustainable infrastructure and building design, construction and management to enhance the performance of Australia’s built environment industry.
The SBEnrc has the broadest built environment research alliance in the country, with Core Members including Aurecon, BGC, the Western Australian, Queensland and New South Wales Governments, Curtin University, Swinburne University and Griffith University; all of which are represented on the Centre’s Governing Board.
To enhance the performance of Australia’s built environment through our achievements as an enduring world class research and knowledge hub for sustainable infrastructure and building design, construction and management.
To motivate, facilitate and translate industry value through high-quality collaborative research.
Professionalism, Impact, Integrity, Excellence, Passion
The SBEnrc is directed by a Governing Board with one sub committee, the Research and Utilisation Committee.
The SBEnrc Governing Board meets quarterly and determines Centre policy, strategic direction, budget allocation and monitoring of accountability on all matters relating to the Objective and the Activities of the Centre. The Board is chaired by John V. McCarthy AO.
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The Research and Utilisation Committe meets quarterly and its primary objectives are to assist the Board in discharging its responsibilities relating to:
The Research and Utilisation Committee is chaired by Will Hackney, Aurecon.
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) reports to the Governing Board and has overall responsibility for the Centre’s strategic direction and its research and outreach programs.