The US Green Building Council (USGBC) has accredited Grandweld Shipyard’s Dubai Maritime City facilities with LEED Gold certification. The two-storey office and workshop facility was designed and constructed to save 21% in energy costs and 40% in water use annually. Five percent of the building’s electricity needs is provided through renewable energy providing over 600 tons of fewer carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions annually. For more information on the project, click here.
The Amana Group is the leader in the construction of LEED-certified industrial and logistic facilities in the region. Amana is actively involved in green and sustainable construction through various initiatives and is a proud member of the USGBC and currently boasts 12 LEED AP and 13 LEED GA professionals within its staff. For more information on Amana’s green capabilities, click here.
About Amana Contracting & Steel Buildings
Amana Contracting and Steel Buildings is a leading regional turnkey contractor. With twelve operational offices in the Middle East, Amana provides to its clients that unique combination of local knowledge coupled with regional reach. Amana is the regional leader in its ability to deliver turnkey solutions for extremely time sensitive industrial and commercial projects on time, within budget and with the quality requirements. To learn more about Amana, visit: