Allandale Office Building

LEED Fundamental and Enhanced Commissioning as per Ashrae 0-2005

Client Name:  Attebury

Project Status: Complete

Project Location: Waterfall City, Midrand

GLA: 14 869m²

Commissioning type: LEED 2009 – Fundamental and Enhanced

Certification Targetted: LEED Gold

Modelled % Improvement: 59%

Predicted water use reduction: 32%

The French-based multinational, Schneider Electric was the first tenant in the 4-story Allandale building which opened in September 2016. Situated in the business heart of Waterfall City, the building staff enjoy easy access to the Waterfall City Park and Mall of Africa.

Project Features: 

  • Renewable energy 
  • Energy efficient lighting with automatic occupancy sensors 
  • Energy efficient HVAC system and controls
  • Highly efficient hot water system
  • High-performance facade and envelope
  • Alternative transport connectivity

As the appointed Commissioning Authority on this project, Ecolution Consulting was responsible for the Enhanced Commissioning of this building. This means not only were all the building energy systems commissioned, as per Fundamental Commissioning, but the operation and maintenance of the building is also supported through the development of system manuals, verification of staff and occupant training, and a 10 month operations review.