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Big Tent Session: Olympic Delivery | UK Green Building Council: At this packed Big Tent session, speakers shared...

At this packed Big Tent session, speakers shared their various perspectives on delivering the London 2012 construction project to the toughest sustainability targets of any Games to date. Key lessons learned From the perspective of the ODA, some key lessons learned and keys to success in delivering the sustainability strategy on the ground included having strong client demand/leadership, early engagemetn from the project team, and integrating sustainability targets into contracts and documents from the outset. David Stubbs shared the challenges involved in delivering sustainability for the Games considering the temporary nature of the event, also considering the events are spread all across London - not just the Park itself. From the perspective of the engineer, Julian Sutherland explained that achieving sustainability at the Park was a unique challenge in that it ranged f...

Full article: http://www.ukgbc.org/content/big-tent-session-olympic-del...

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