06 February 2015 - Aurecon is committed to delivering sustainable and environmentally responsible building projects and has ensured that its project teams comprise suitably trained and registered professionals, ranging from engineers to Green Star SA Accredited Professionals. In line with this, the company was recently honoured as ‘Top Green Service Provider’ by Growthpoint Properties.
“Our work with Growthpoint has included partnerships on flagship green projects, such as Lakeside, Grundfos offices and warehouse and the new Discovery head office in Sandton. The award demonstrates our companies’ shared passion for sustainability and the delivery of cutting-edge and sustainable design options that demonstrate technical excellence and value,” says Martin Smith, Aurecon’s National Green Building Expert.
Green rated buildings require a holistic approach to buildings, seamlessly integrating sustainable development, engineering, planning and design to produce efficient, sustainable buildings.
“The tangible benefits of going green are innumerable - and this is a facet of construction South African project owners such as Growthpoint have caught on to quickly. We pride ourselves on being skilled at integrating people, space and technology and are extremely proud to be commended for our work on these types of projects,” comments Smith.
Leading the market in Client Service Excellence is key to Aurecon’s success and is continuously demonstrated through the successful delivery of award-winning sustainable projects through effective communication and collaboration with clients. This award serves to demonstrate the value of listening to client needs in creating integrated designs that are efficient and affordable.