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Hospital Commissioning: The Financial Benefits of Health Facility Commissioning

What are the benefits of hospital commissioning? Great question. Health facility commissioning comes with a range of benefits, including…


How is Vernacular Architecture supporting a more sustainable Built Environment?

Buildings tell us a lot about the place it is set in. It is a reflection of the culture during the period it was built, and the resources…


Building Energy Audit: What’s the ROI? (2021)

What is the ROI of a building energy audit? If that is the question on your mind, then you’re in the right place. Today, you learn what an…


What is an Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) and what is it used for?

Today’s consumers are more eco-conscious than ever, but so are developers. Indeed, it seems that when building modern day structures, both…


What commissioning management is and how it helps your ROI on real estate projects

What is commissioning management, and how valuable is it to a construction project? You’ve  probably heard the term before, but unless you…


ASHRAE, CIBSE, BSRIA, and SMACNA: What they are and how we use them to best create our built environments

Did you know that there are plenty of viable and exciting guidelines that complement and enhance green building standards such as LEED?…


The WELL Portfolio program: How it works and its many undeniable benefits

At Alpin, we are big fans of the WELL rating system. In fact, we are proud to have been the first WELL certified office space in the Middle…


Protecting and Optimizing Indoor Air Quality in the GCC thanks to Green Building Rating Systems

Indoor air quality is not something we often think about but, with the disproportionately high amount of time we spend indoors,  it is…


How Alpin contributes to building some of the world’s most sustainable cities one building at a time

Sustainability is a word that encompasses a wide spectrum and has many different interpretations. So, what does it truly mean and how can…


How to Become a Sustainability Consultant (A Career Guide)

Wondering what a career as a sustainability consultant looks like? After all, sustainability is a highly innovative and in-demand industry.…