GREENVIET HONORED AS 2016 VIETNAM’ S ENGINEERING OF THE YEAR
2016 is the fifth award season of Ashui Awards, this year the Ashui Awards have added one more category – The Engineering of The Year for organizations operating in engineering construction in Vietnam. GreenViet Consultancy company, one of the leading green building consultancy in Vietnam, is one of the organizations nominated by the council. Together with 5 other nominations: ACH Joint Stock Company; Daikin Vietnam; Hoa Sen Group; SEAREFICO; Kansai - Alphanam Paint, GreenViet has gone through a month voting before the final result is officially announced on December 31, 2016.
The Engineering of The Year is the category for a Vietnam legal entity adapting enough 3 criteria below:
1. Technique: new techniques - solutions, innovation;
2. Service: professional, responsible;
3. Management: quality product, good resources, sustainable development.
Joining the Ashui Awards 2016, the award is considered the "Oscars award of the construction industry in Vietnam", GreenViet has expressed as a brilliant "candidate" with continuous efforts to bring green solutions for Vietnam community and other countries in the region. With 51.2% votes from both public people voting on awards website and of the council, GreenViet led the list to win the first ever Engineering of The Year 2016 of Ashui Awards for the result of a professional and efficient working system in the past 4 years of the company.
GreenViet applied global modern techniques and practical implementations in Vietnam to deliver the most appropriated solutions for green building projects.
Applied for ATAD office project – expected to get LEED Platinum in early 2017, Sensation apartment – expected to get BCA Green Mark Gold.
- Light shelf
Applied for BigC Nha Trang & BigC Hạ Long projects - LOTUS Silver of VGBC.
- Ice Thermal Storage
Applied for 4 BigC supermarkets in Nha Trang, Hạ Long, Ninh Bình, Việt Trì provinces – LOTUS Silver of VGBC
- Reuse wastewater for irrigation and sanitation
Utilize rainwater, reuse wastewater (Standard of column A) for irrigation and sanitation
Applied in LEED factories such as P&G, Worldon, ZhaoFeng
- Energy Simulation
- Daylight Simulation
- Thermal Simulation
- Computational Fluid Dynamics Simulation – CFD
GreenViet overcame many foreign consultancy companies to be a service consultant for range of CapitaLand projects – a reputable real estate investor from Singapore.
To ensure the quality of service, GreenViet always makes forms and processes for each working item. We aim at obtaining ISO 9001 certification in early 2017 to improve the quality management system. Company always has a quality assurance department before sending profile to partners and customers.
- Service Quality:
Company always updates the world's new trends and techniques on green building to improve the quality of our consultancy. The founders have just attended a training session and updated the LEED v4 standard in Taipei of the US Green Building Council in August 2016.
- Good Resources:
Founders graduating from diverse faculties of Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology have experience in leading construction and real-estate companies such as Hoa Binh, Phu My Hung, Nam Long
Employees and founders are continuously trained. The founders were awarded scholarships of the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) about energy saving in Sweden and South Africa.
Interns from University and foreign countries are welcome every year to fulfill human resources for the company
- Sustainable Development
Sponsored and operated specialized seminars on green building and energy saving
Participated in European Green Office program and GreenViet will be certified Green Office in December 2016
Award scholarships to students with excellent studying progress and good academic graduation thesis result
Present lectures about architecture at Universities and specialized conferences
Member of U.S Green Building Council (USGBC) and Vietnam Green Building Council (VGBC)
Participated in environmental protection movement (Earth Hour,…)
Established since 2012 with the support of the Vietnam Urban Development Planning, the Ashui Awards system was created to honor excellent artworks and hard working models in the interior design industry as well as to mark the importance of interior designer in the society. It is also to honor high-value buildings, trustworthy contractors, professional technical firms and developers/ investors who have been contributing the big amount of capital into the society.
Architect and journalist Le Viet Ha - Founder and CEO of Ashui.com and Editor-in-Chief of Vietnam Urban Development Planning, said: "Through the recognition and honor architects, buildings; we hope to contribute to orientation, advocate for modern architectural trends – environmental, highly applicable and responsive the diverse requirements of the community.”