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Green Office Spring – Paris, France

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Building: Green Office Spring
Location: Paris, France
Architect: Quadri Fiore
Urban Developer: SEMNA
Completion: 2017

AE interest:
The first building in the world to obtain an Outstanding rating in the design phase under 2009 BREEAM; a High Performance score for 7 HQE targets: integration, worksite, energy,  water waste, maintenance, and water quality; positive-energy building; natural light and thermal comfort; rainwater recovery system; 6,500 square meter of rooftop photo-voltaic panels; Building Management System (BMS) [a]
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Written by Alicia Yuan Cai

November 9, 2017 at 1:42 pm

Posted in Built

Nanyang Technological University, School of Art, Design and Media – Singapore, Singapore

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Building: Nanyang Technological University, School of Art, Design and Media
Location: Singapore, Singapore
Developer: Nanyang Technological University
General Contractor: Teambuild Construction Pte Ltd
Architect & Structural Engineer: CPG Consultants Pte Ltd
Size: 107,639 sq.ft
Completion: 2006
Total Cost: $38 million

AE interest:
Green Mark Platinum certified from Singapore Building and Construction Authority (BCA); green roof; high performance glass; high efficiency discharge lights; rainwater collection system; rain sensors; courtyard with water feature and plants [a]
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Written by Alicia Yuan Cai

November 9, 2017 at 1:42 pm

Posted in Built