RLB doubles-up on Grand Awards for Hong Kong Science Park Phase 3
January 29, 2015.
The newly-opened Hong Kong Science Park Phase 3a + 3b has won the highly-commendable Grand Award at the Green Building Awards 2014, in the New Buildings (Completed) category.
It received the Grand Award in 2012 in the New Buildings (Building Project under Design) category.
Organised by the Hong Kong Green Building Council and the Professional Green Building Council, the Green Building Awards recognise outstanding sustainability in building projects.
Highest leadership in energy and environmental design rating
One of the three completed buildings, Building 12W, has been given the highest LEED Platinum rating under the Core and Shell category.
The project showcases a commitment to superior building performance through LEED certification.
Developed by the US Green Building Council, LEED encourages building owners and operators to use resources efficiently, and to be environmentally responsible.
The Science Park Phase 3 project consists of more than 100,000 square metres of gross floor area spanning five modern buildings. These are dedicated to research and development work, specialist laboratories, office and conference facilities.
Rider Levett Bucknall (RLB), together with Mace Limited (executive project manager) and Simon Kwan & Associates (lead design consultant), were the key consultants.
With a network that covers the globe and a heritage spanning over two centuries, Rider Levett Bucknall is a leading independent organisation in cost management and quantity surveying, project management and advisory services.
Our achievements are renowned: from the early days of pioneering quantity surveying, to landmark projects such as the Sydney Opera House, HSBC Headquarters Building in Hong Kong, the 2012 London Olympic Games and CityCenter in Las Vegas.
We continue this successful legacy with our dedication to the value, quality and sustainability of the built environment. Our innovative thinking, global reach, and flawless execution push the boundaries. Taking ambitious projects from an idea to reality.