21 Feb '13, 10am

Umow Lai - Green building case studies - Green Building Council Australia (GBCA) via @gbcaus

Umow Lai - Green building case studies - Green Building Council Australia (GBCA) via @gbcaus

The Umow Lai tenancy in South Yarra is the first Victorian project to receive a 6 Star Green Star - Office Interiors v1.1 rating, and the second project to do so in Australia. One of the leading sustainability and building services engineering consultancies in the country, Umow Lai wanted to create an office fit-out that would reflect the organisation's commitment to environmentally sustainable design and construction. According to Managing Director of Umow Lai, Dominic Lai, the Green Star certification "demonstrates our commitment to providing innovation and expertise for green buildings that are designed and operated properly. It confirms the value of sustainability because it has delivered a 13 per cent improvement in staff productivity in addition to other environmental and social benefits." Green grows productivity According to an independently conducted occupant prod...

Full article: http://www.gbca.org.au/green-star/green-building-case-stu...

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