Green Building Solutions International

Sustainability Code Testing

Green Building Solutions International has been able to help developers, construction companies, consultants and owners meet the requirements for the following new sustainability building codes in the MENA region:

LEED Reference Guide for Green Building Design and Construction, 2009 edition
- Energy and Atmosphere Credit EA Prerequisite 2: Minimum Energy Performance
- Energy and Atmosphere Credit EA 1: Optimize Energy Performance
- Indoor Environmental Quality Credit IEQ-Req2: Environmental Tobacco Smoke Control

Estidama Pearl Rating System, Abu Dhabi UPC 2010
- PBRS Building Envelope Verification Credit IDP-4: Fan Pressurization Testing
- PVRS Systems &Envelope Performance Verification Credit IDP-R2: Air Tightness Testing
- Resourceful Energy Required Credit RE-R1: Minimum Energy Performance
- Resourceful Energy Credit RE-1: Improved Energy Performance

Dubai Green Building Regulations and Specifications 2010
- Conservation and Efficiency: Building Fabric: 501.02 Thermal Bridging
- Conservation and Efficiency: Building Fabric: 501.05 Air Leakage
- Energy Performance Section 102: Energy Compliance
- Ventilation and Air Quality: 401.07 Indoor Air Quality Compliance- Existing Buildings
- Ventilation and Air Quality: 401.07 Indoor Air Quality Compliance- New Buildings

GSAS /QSAS  Global/ Qatar Sustainability Assessment System
- Criteria: Energy E1: Energy Demand Performance
- Criteria: Energy E2: Energy Delivery Performance
- Criteria: Indoor Environment IE2: Low Emitting Materials
- Criteria: Indoor Environment  IE5: Indoor Chemical and Pollutant Source Control