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GBI Interiors Tool Design Reference Guide & Submission Format
June 30, 2015


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UCAPAN PERDANA MENTERI DI MAJLIS PENYERAHAN SIJIL GBI PLATINUM UNTUK KOMPLEKS PERDANA PUTRA   
Sept 8, 2015
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Eleven hospitals recognised as 'Green'
April 4, 2016

Eleven hospital projects have been certified as green in March under the GBI Hospital Tool, which was launched last year.


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GREEN BEATS
ISSUE NO 1 April 2016

GBI are proud to present our first issue of the Green Building Index Newsletter


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Green Building Index Certified More Than 300 Green Building Projects
March 4, 2016

A move to promote a green building concept which began in 2009, has achieved success with more than 300...


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Malaysia's International Green Benchmark

WHAT IS THE GREEN BUILDING INDEX?
 
The Green Building Index (GBI) is Malaysia's industry recognised green rating tool for buildings to promote sustainability in the built environment and raise awareness among Developers, Architects, Engineers, Planners, Designers, Contractors and the Public about environmental issues and our responsibility to the future generations. The GBI rating tool provides an opportunity for developers and building owners to design and construct green, sustainable buildings that can provide energy savings, water savings, a healthier indoor environment, better connectivity to public transport and the adoption of recycling and greenery for their projects and reduce our impact on the environment.

WHAT WE DO?
 


What & Why

A Green building focuses on increasing the efficiency of resource use energy, water, and materials...


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How GBI Works

STAGE 1 Application & Registration Complete and submit the GBI Application Form with...


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Organisation

PAM's architects have over the years been developing and working more and more towards a more sustainable...


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FAQ

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GBI Certified Projects Executive Summary as of 15 APRIL 2016

686
Registered
298
Provisional Certification after DA
54
Final Certification after CVA
2
Renewal Certification after RVA
 

GROSS FLOOR AREA (SQ FT) OF
CERTIFIED GREEN BUILDINGS

Notices

Renewal Verification Assessment (RVA) Fees Revision
The RVA fee structure has been revised. Please click here for the revised fees.
NRNC Tool Revision
GBI is planning to upgrade the current NRNC to Version 2.0. We are inviting feedback and suggestion for the development of the new version of the tool via online forum. All interested parties are welcome to register with the GBI secretariat to participate in the forum by 17 April 2016.
CxS CPD Points Requirements
With effect from 2016, it will be compulsory for all registered CxS to achieve 10 CPD points for renewal of registration for 2017.
GBIF CPD Points Requirements
With effect from 2016, it will be compulsory for all registered GBIF to achieve 10 CPD points for renewal of registration for 2017.
REVISION TO EXISTING REQUIREMENT FOR SUSTAINABLE TIMBER
Submissions for documents under Materials & Resources (MR) Criteria for Sustainable Timber has been revised as follows:
REQUIREMENTS

Where ≥50% of wood-based materials and products used are appropriately certified. These components include wood materials permanently installed OR purchased for the projects. Timber formwork is excluded from the calculation. Materials must comply with the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) OR Malaysian Timber Certification Council (MTCC) requirements.

This compliance requirement is applicable to all Green Building Index Rating Tools (except Township Tool).
GBI Accreditation Panel New Chairman
GBIAP wishes to inform that Ar Von Kok Leong has handed over the Chair of GBIAP to Ar Chan Seong Aun effective 11 September 2015. GBI takes this opportunity to thank Ar Von Kok Leong for his contribution, and he shall remain as a GBIAP member.
GBI APPOINTED AS VERIFICATION BODY FOR MYHIJAU MARK
GBI has been appointed by Malaysian Green Technology Corporation (green Tech Malaysia as a Verification Body under the MyHijau Mark Program

MyHijau Mark registers certified products, equipment, systems and approved service and systems providers that have been verified by Malaysian Green Technology Corporation to meet local and international environment and ecological standards.

SWCorp: Construction Waste Management
1. List of Registered Construction Waste Management Collector

The list are available from SWCorp website.

2. Garis Panduan Sisa Pepejal Pembinaan di Tapak Bina

You may contact En. Abdul Nazib b. Halid at 03-22459465 or En. Hairul Yusri b. Mohd Zawawi at 03-22459469 to purchase a copy of the guideline.

TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE FOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY BY BUILDING SECTOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY PROJECT (BSEEP)
GBI in collaboration with BSEEP are pleased to announce a limited offer (funds are limited) of technical assistance to eligible developers/owners and consultants whose projects are registered for GBI certification

Please click here for more information.

 
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