Search Architecture Forum Search   View/Edit Profile Profile

LEED Gold for HOK Designed AirportLEED Gold for HOK Designed Airport

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    Forum Index >> Green Design Community
Author Message
arkitectum
View user's profile
Employer

Joined: 18 Oct 2007
Posts: 1815

Posted: 04/05/11 08:47am  Reply with quote
LEED Gold for HOK Designed Airport

The Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal 3 in Delhi, India has been awarded LEED Gold by the Indian Green Building Congress (IGBC), the Indian chapter of the US Green Building Council.

Designed by HOK, Terminal 3 has the capacity to handle 34million passengers each year and has been listed as the eighth largest airport terminal in the world at 5.4million sq ft.

I.P. Rao, CEO of Delhi International Airport Ltd expressed pride in the new certification, regarding Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) as ‘one of the best known green building rating systems worldwide'. The project has various sustainable attributes, including large volumes of rain water harvesting systems and a supply of water from the nearby Sewage Treatment Plant for efficient landscaping.

www.hok.com
Post new topic   Reply to topic   All times are GMT - 7 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 

Sign up to submit your architect or design resume now