Practice Profile: Sustainability

Environmental Responsibility

Pivotal is committed to designing energy efficient and environmentally responsible developments.

Increasingly the green agenda has become a strategic imperative. The implications of climate change are now manifesting and there is a requirement to future-proof buildings. As an example this includes lowering carbon emissions to offset potential carbon taxes. The value added for clients is that green certified buildings are more economical and realize greater value in the longer term.

Pivotal is committed to designing energy efficient and environmentally responsible developments. We apply principals and standards of sustainability that will realize cost and environmental benefits to our clients. This ethos is brought into our everyday work practices from design to construction. Pivotal embraces the responsibility to advance sustainable design for every building type, region and budget as measured and tested against recognized BREEAM & LEED International standards.

Our staff are passionate about designing healthy and environmentally friendly buildings that improve our planets overall environmental condition. By designing solutions that enhance aesthetic goals, limit resource consumption, improve building performance, and promote health and productivity, Pivotal strives towards an increasingly sustainable future.

Pivotal designers are qualified to assess sustainable build under BREEAM & LEED International standards. They update both their qualifications and knowledge of the sustainable construction sector as a matter of priority. They realize that to move the construction industry forward, it is essential to be at the forefront of environmentally sound design and to advise our clients accordingly.