ASIS is a non-profit organization for safety managers and other managers in the field of safety. ASIS makes sure that safety management is acknowledged as a profession by the industry, media, authorities and the general public. Peab is a member.
BASTA is an industry-wide system that aims to phase out hazardous substances. Peab participates in BASTA’s science council.
BEAst is a Swedish acronym for the Construction and Property Industry’s Electronic Business Standard, and at present there are just over 90 members. It is a meeting place for everything concerning e-commerce B2B, web solutions and e-communication in the industry. A representative from Peab is the chair of the BEAst board.
BIM Alliance is a non-profit organization that works for improved community building through BIM (Building Information Modeling) – digital structured information management – by creating networks and disseminating information, as well as developing tools and support. The members consist of a number of different players within the community building sector, including Peab.
Brains & Bricks
Brains & Bricks – B2 – is a center of excellence that focuses on flows of materials and information, as well as support for decision-making and planning, to create the conditions for a cost-efficient construction industry. It is a joint initiative set up by Peab, Linköping University and Katrineholm Municipality.
BVB makes assessments of building products from a life cycle perspective. Peab is responsible for the system’s criteria group.
Centre for Management of Built environment (CMB)
CMB was formed as a collaboration between Chalmers University of Technology and the Swedish community building sector, and it is now Sweden’s biggest forum for management-related issues in the field of community building. Peab is a member of many of the CMB’s committees. One representative from Peab is a member of the BIM Management Group.
Comprehensive development of nearly zero-energy municipal service buildings (COMBI)
In Finland Peab is participating in research project COMBI for the purpose of contributing to the development of nearly zero-energy municipal service buildings. The project is led by Tampere University of Technology. Several universities and municipalities participate in the work as a step in achieving EU 2020 energy efficiency targets.
UN Global Compact
Peab signed the UN Global Compact in 2012, and is working strategically with the ten principles of sustainable business in the areas of human rights, labor, the environment and anti-corruption.
Fossil free Sweden
Fossil free Sweden is a platform for dialogue and cooperation between companies, municipalities and other players aimed at making Sweden one of the first fossil free welfare countries in the world. Peab joined the initiative in the first quarter 2018.
Galaxen Bygg is the construction sector’s own company for preventive work in the work environment and rehabilitation. Peab is represented on the Board of Galaxen, Galaxen Council East, as well as in Galaxen’s school group.
The Swedish Centre for Innovation and Quality in the Built Environment
The Swedish Centre for Innovation and Quality in the Built Environment is a node and catalyst for research, innovation and development in community building. Peab is represented with a place on the board.
Lift Operator training council (LUR)
Peab is a member of LUR, which is an independent body responsible for the content and development of LLP (Lift Operator Curriculum). LUR authorises lift operator training companies that commit to observe LLP and LUR’s terms and conditions.
The Nordic Road Association (NVF)
NVF is a trade collaboration with members from the private and public sectors in Denmark, Finland, Faroe Islands, Island, Norway and Sweden that promotes developments in roads, road traffic and transportation. Peab is represented through chairmanship in NVF’s Swedish committee for paving.
CONFEDERATION OF SWEDISH ENTERPRISE’S SAFETY DELEGATION
A network for profitable risk management, it is based at the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise. Peab is a member and has also made presentations at member meetings.
SWEDISH ASSOCIATION FOR SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS (NMC)
NMC is a non-profit organization for companies and organizations that wish to improve and stimulate work on sustainable development. The association offers a cross-industry platform and strives to share knowledge, contacts and experiences between companies and organizations. Peab is a member.
CLEAN SOIL NETWORK
The Clean Soil Network is a non-profit organization that aims to promote development in the remediation of contamination in soil and water. The aim is to create greater contact between different groups in society that are affected by the issue, to promote current issues and to collaborate with Nordic and European networks. Peab is a corporate member.
Swedish Standards Institute (SIS)
SIS is a non-profit organization that manages and coordinates standardization in Sweden. SIS is a member and represents Sweden in the European Committee for Standardization CEN and the global organizationen ISO. Peab is a member in several technical committees.
Smart Built Environment
Smart Built Environment is a strategic innovation program aimed at developing less expensive, faster and more sustainable community building based on the opportunities digitalization provides. Peab is a member.
Sveby is a Swedish acronym for Standardize and Verify Energy Performance in Buildings, and is an industry-wide program that develops tools for agreements on energy utilization. Peab is involved as a financier and is a member of the steering group.
SWEDISH PRECAST CONCRETE FEDERATION
The Swedish Precast Concrete Federation is a meeting place for those who manufacture concrete and those who build with it. The Swedish Precast Concrete Federation is a provider of knowledge that lobbies for the benefits of concrete from a life cycle perspective. Peab is represented on the board and in all committees.
DEVELOPMENT FUND OF THE SWEDISH CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY (SBUF)
SBUF is the construction industry’s own organisation for research and development, with almost 5,000 affiliated companies in Sweden. SBUF strives to develop the construction process in order to create better commercial conditions for contractors and fitters to make use of research and to drive development work. Peab is represented on the Board as Chair and on a couple of the committees.
SWEDISH CONSTRUCTION FEDERATION (BI)
The Swedish Construction Federation (BI) is the industry and employers’ organization for the construction industry, with around 3,200 member companies. BI’s purpose is to promote the common interests of its member companies as employers and entrepreneurs in the construction industry. Peab holds the position of Chair at BI and has representatives on many of BI’s councils/committees, including the energy and environment council and the working environment reference group.
Sweden Green Building Council (SGBC)
SGBC is a non-profit organization owned by its members, open to all companies and organizations in the Swedish construction and property sector. The association strives to achieve green construction and to develop and influence work on the environment and sustainability in the industry. Peab is involved in most of the SGBC’s committees. Peab is also a member of the Norwegian (NGBC) and Finnish (FIGBC) Green Building Councils.