011-NR-2.0-NC – DBW Limited Factory Long An

Lot P1A, Street 7, Long Hau Industrial Zone, Long An Province

 

  • Rating System : LOTUS NR V2.0
  • Building type : Factory
  • Size (GFA) : 14,561 m2
  • Full Certification Date : November 2016
  • LOTUS AP : Green Consult Asia
  • Website : http://deutschebekleidungswerke.com

 

Deutsche Bekleidungswerke Limited Factory is a garment factory in Long An province south of Ho Chi Minh City. The project obtained the Platinum LOTUS Certification in November 2016, which makes it become the first LOTUS Project to achieve such a high level of performance.

In terms of energy efficiency, the project features a building envelope revolving around above-standard thermal performance of walls, low window-to-wall ratio, efficient glazing on exposed orientations and effective use of shading devices. Energy efficient indoor equipment includes LED lighting systems, solar thermal system, HVAC systems with good COP and variable controls.

Some remarkable features of the project include the important generation of renewable energy using biofuel (rice husks) and solar energy (165.1 kWp), the recycling/reuse of 93% of the construction waste, the use of rainwater and graywater contributing to 25.8% of the total water consumption of the project, and the provision of external views for 98% of the occupied areas. Besides this, the project has a green roof of more than 1,000 m2 including a garden to grow vegetables for the cafeteria.

 

GREEN FEATURES

44.3% of energy use reduction
93% of construction waste is recycled
98% of the occupied area with external views
Green roof including a vegetable garden
Renewable energy with solar PV panels & biofuel (rice husks)

KEY ACTORS

• Owner: Deutsche Bekleidungswerke Co., Ltd.
• Architect & Structure Consultant: VEV Consultants JSC
• Design & Build Contractor: Phu Viet Gia Construction & Investment Joint Stock Company
• Project Manager: Artelia Vietnam
• LOTUS Consultant: Green Consult Asia

 

LOTUS SCORECARD

Platinum: 87 / 110 points

ENERGY

26 / 31

WATER

11 / 13

MATERIALS

5 / 9

ECOLOGY

8  / 9

WASTE & POLLUTION

6 / 8

HEALTH & COMFORT

6 / 14

ADAPTATION & MITIGATION

10 / 10

COMMUNITY

3 / 6

MANAGEMENT

7 / 10

INNOVATION

5  points