Conserve sustainability division has a wide range of experience and reputation in executing Green Building certification projects within the Middle East region. We are an official member of U. S. Green Building Council and our team includes LEED AP BD+Cs, LEED AP O+Ms, WELL AP and MOSTADAM AP.

We have successfully executed about 100 green building projects (mainly LEED and GSAS) ranging from Stadiums for FIFA 2022, Metro Stations, Iconic Hotels, Districts, Neighborhood developments, Parks, Schools, Commercial Buildings, Residential developments, etc. Our team works closely with the Consultant and Contracting teams on incorporating intended sustainable strategies within the design & construction. We have a solid up-lift ratio of 40% exceeding project contractual requirements without having impacts to the budget or schedule.

We can support projects from the concept through operations stages, working with different stakeholders delivering sustainable targets and requirements as briefed below:

Concept/Schematic Stages – For the Client/Lead Consultant

Setting-up sustainability targets for the intended development based on the project geography, budget and schedule

Preparing contractual requirements for the lead consultant/design & build contractor based on the set-sustainability targets

Carrying-out preliminary/feasibility analysis based on developed concept/schematic and identifying gaps/risks from the contractual requirements

Setting-up a base scoring sheet based on the preliminary/feasibility analysis

Detailed Design/Issue for Construction (IFC) Stages – For the Lead Consultant

Performing Energy Modeling and other simulations (Lighting, Daylight, Acoustics, etc.) as required for the certification

Preparing credit/criteria templates, associated calculations, drawing mark-ups, narratives and calculations

Design workshops with various disciplines to ensure incorporation of intended sustainability features during design development process

Communications with the certifying body (GBCI or equivalent) for registration, initial discussions, submissions, addressing comments until design approval

Providing sustainability inputs into the tender specifications for requirements associated with the contractor

Construction – For the Main Contractor

Setting-up sustainability material review protocol and templates based on project specific targets

Trainings for the QS/Procurement team on types of evidences, information requirements in the evidences and compliance methodologies (for performance based materials/products like HVAC equipment, Light fixtures, etc.)

Setting-up base plans for credits/criteria associated with site implementation

Trainings for site environmental/HSE team on types of evidences and information requirements in the evidences

Compilation of periodical data and progress meetings as required

Providing sustainability inputs to the Testing & Balancing (TAB)/Commissioning team

If specific credits associated with Enhanced Commissioning, Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Management are targeted; plans and supports to the assigned parties to perform the requirements

Preparing credit/criteria templates, associated calculations, drawing mark-ups, narratives and calculations for construction submissions

Communications with the certifying body (GBCI or equivalent) for registration, initial discussions, submissions, addressing comments until final approval

Operation – For the Client/Operator

Perform Energy Audits and Technical evaluation study on existing operations to identify potential areas of improvement

Techno-economic feasibility study if the client wishes to pursue LEED O+M certification or equivalent

Setting-out templates for document collection from the operations team (from SCADA/BMS or Manual recordings)

Analysis of data and proposals low/no, moderate and high cost implementation measures based on intended sustainability targets

Tracking post-implementation data and compiling evidences for submissions

Communications with the certifying body (GBCI or equivalent) for registration, initial discussions, submissions, addressing comments until approval

Conserve’s vast experience in the field of Sustainability and Green buildings shall definitely add value to the project stakeholders in achieving LEED, Mostadam, BREEAM, CEEQUAL, GSAS, IGBC, GRIHA, etc. certifications with minimal efforts. We are providing green building services in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, the State of Qatar, India and Canada.