The sky lighting optimizes daylight and station separation lighting control can reduce the artificial lighting waste and the glazing selected with low U-value
Viet Long Hung Garment Factory
Go Cong, Tien Giang
- Rating System: LEED for New Construction 2009
- Building type: Factory
- Size (GFA): 46,206 m2
- Owner: Viet Tien Garment Corporation
- LEED Consultant: GreenViet Consultancy Co., Ltd.
Viet Long Hung Factory is one of the first factories in Vietnam to receive LEED Platinum by USGBC.
This green factory not only benefits the environment but also significantly reduce operation costs thanks to saving on energy and water consumption.
With the prerequisite on creating a safe and sustainable working environment, the factory’s design focuses on lighting, air quality, temperature of vegetation in addition to utilities for building users such as relaxing areas, creating an ideal environment for factory workers to create products of high quality.
Total Point: 84/110
ENERGY & ATMOSPHERE: 34/35
MATERIALS & RESOURCES: 6/14
Materials with recycled content and manufactured regionally were used whenever possible. During the construction stage, this project focus on construction waste management, to reduce at least 75% construction waste onsite.
INDOOR ENVIRONMENT QUALITY: 8/15
Using chiller system combine axial fan supply outdoor air in the office and cooling-pad system in the factories. Maximizing daylight within these areas reduces the need for electric lighting within the building
SUSTAINABLE SITES: 18/26
About sustainable strategies, this project has solutions of building envelop, parking lot and light pollution reduction.
WATER EFFICIENCY: 13/10
Reduce water consumption of a building through the use of water efficient fixtures, rainwater harvesting and water reuse & recycling
INNOVATION IN DESIGN: 5/6
Innovative techniques/ initiatives as well as good performance enhancement