First launched in February 2009, BCAs Green and Gracious Builder Scheme (GGBS) and Green and Gracious Builder Award aim to raise the environmental consciousness and professionalism of builders.
The award acts as a benchmark of a builders corporate social responsibility to the environment and the general public, and sets standards for green and gracious practices that builders can implement to address environmental concerns and mitigate possible inconveniences to the public caused by construction works.
BCA Contractors registered under CW01 and CW02 with grades A1, A2, B1 and B2 and those intending to seek registration in these work heads/grades are required to obtain BCA’s Green and Gracious Builder Scheme (GGBS) certification.
The GGBS recognizes the important role builders play in contributing to environmental sustainability, environmental protection and considerate practices during construction. It encourages pro-active engagement with the community and public stakeholders and aims to improve the image and branding of the construction industry.
Being certified to BCA’s GGBS, the organization is recognized as a committed socially & environmentally organization with the following benefit:
Benefits of GGBS
Adoption of innovative green practices
Optimization of cost saving by energy conservation and waste transformation
Alignment and compliance with Government policy in environmental protection
Adoption of friendlier and gracious construction practices
Establishment of good rapport and relationship with neighbors and clients
Safe, healthy and gracious working environment for staff
Better manpower development, engagement and management
How can help you?
Our consultancy approach is tailored to support the specific needs of company, to build strength and provide sustainable solution, based on BCA GGBS assessment criteria. The company could rely on our honed GGBS expertise to make it through the journey to the realm of GGBS prestigious award.