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BSRIA has published a range of guides (free download for members) to help companies understand the Soft Landings process an implement it successfully for new and refurbished buildings. A set of Soft Landings Guides is also available. All links go to the guides on the Bookshop.

Soft Landings Case Studies
Presents case studies of a sample of seven completed buildings that have benefitted from using the Soft Landings process.

Success Criteria for Soft Landings Projects
Provides a simple and structured approach for setting success criteria on Soft Landings projects to enable clients and client advisers to identify success criteria and help them to achieve them.

Soft Landings and Design for Performance
Explains how Soft Landings and Design for Performance can work together to embed a focus on performance outcomes in new build and major refurbishment projects.

Soft Landings Framework
The Soft Landings Framework includes all the procedures for applying Soft Landings, plus checklists and generic work plans.

Soft Landings and Government Soft Landings
Provides an overview of the Government Soft Landings (GSL) policy and a comparison with the BSRIA Soft Landings Framework.

Soft Landings Core Principles
The package of principles that should be adopted in their entirety in order for a construction project to be deemed a true Soft Landings project.

How to Procure Soft Landings
Written primarily to help public and private sector clients and main contractors procure Soft Landings services from their construction supply chains.

Pitstopping - BSRIA's Reality Checking Process for Soft Landings
Describes a process that allows construction teams to periodically reconsider critical design issues by focusing on the perspective of the end user.

Soft Landings for Schools
Case studies report on how Soft Landings processes have been carried out on the UK schools rebuilding programme.

BREEAM 2011 & Soft Landings
Provides explanatory notes where the Soft Landings Framework is referenced in BREEAM New Construction requirements, and assists in meeting a number of BREEAM credits.

Soft Landings Network

Network with industry peers and be at the forefront of Soft Landings implementation

Soft Landings: A Practical Introduction
Soft Landings: A Practical Introduction
Learn about Soft Landings: the UK construction industry's de facto project performance improvement process.