Dubai welcomes new green building regulations

  • November 06, 2017

By Marcos Bish, Managing Director, Summertown Interiors The Dubai Municipality’s decision to introduce Al Safat, a green building rating system for new buildings in Dubai is set to improve corporate sustainability in the UAE. The rating system has been designed to achieve high sustainable performance of buildings by strengthening their planning, design, implementation and operational

Summertown Interiors Achieves LEED EBOM Gold Certification

  • November 06, 2017

By Marcos Bish, Managing Director We are very proud to announce that we have been awarded the Gold LEED for Existing Buildings: Operations and Maintenance (LEED EBOM) certification for the ongoing operations and maintenance of our headquarters. The LEED EBOM certification identifies and rewards current best practices and provides a framework for buildings to use

Green is not a trend, it’s a business strategy

  • November 06, 2017

By Marcos Bish, Managing Director, Summertown Interiors Our green credentials take us back well before it became ‘fashionable’ to call yourself sustainable. We were the first contractor in the UAE with an office to receive LEED Gold rating (in 2009), and have successfully executed more sustainable interior projects with 100% success rate in the UAE