Aqua Group - Green Factory

InHabit is providing green building consulting, facilitation, training and marketing services to the Coimbatore based Aquasub Engineering for their upcoming integrated foundry unit at Chettipalayam Foundry Cluster, Coimbatore.

On completion, Aqua Group's foundry is expected to be among the top health and environmental performers in the region and only the third Platinum certified green factory in the region.

Client: Aqua Group

Green Factory India

Scope of work

  • IGBC Green Factory ratings facilitation services along with master-plan rating
  • Introduce best practises in energy & water management.
  • Provide accurate energy efficiency and water efficiency data.
  • Help minimise waste during construction and introduce best practises in waste management post occupancy.
  • Improving indoor environmental quality to meet minimum daylighting and ventilation requirements.
  • Introduce best practises in improving quality of life and maximising productivity.
  • Compiling a Green factory manual complete with green building features, how to lead a green lifestyle, maintenance tasks and other operational information.
  • Staff training and awareness on project green features.
  • Providing any guidance to a stake holder if necessary.
  • Provide assistance in creating a clear marketing campaign and help generate awareness of the GREEN credentials of the project.
  • Provide any other sustainability related advice, service and assistance within scope.

Expected date of completion: February 2018