24 Jun '14, 2am

Sustainable buildings that stand the test of time #Barangaroo #LibraryatTheDock #FutureGeneratio…

Sustainable buildings that stand the test of time World-leadership Green Star buildings connect people and place, leaving a powerful legacy for future generations, says Lend Lease’s Group Head of Sustainability, Geoff Dutaillis. Few things leave a larger footprint or a more enduring legacy than our buildings. For this reason, our industry has a responsibility to invest in sustainable buildings. Since achieving the first 6 Star Green Star – Office As Built rating in 2006, Lend Lease has been committed to achieving ‘world leadership’ outcomes in sustainable design and construction. Today, we’ve chalked up 71 Green Star ratings, including nine projects that have gained 6 Star Green Star certification. In the past few weeks, we’ve achieved a hat trick of 6 Star Green Star ratings. Last week, the doors opened at Australia’s first 6 Star Green Star public building, Victoria Harb...

Full article: http://www.gbca.org.au/news/gbca-news/sustainable-buildin...

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