Premier Foods – Lords View Industrial Park

Green Star SA, Net Zero Carbon and EDGE Certification

Premier Foods in Lords View Industrial Park is a state-of-the-art sustainable warehouse facility consisting of warehouse space, yards, and office facilities. The project aims to provide a healthier environment for employees through increased ventilation rates and non-volatile organic compound finishing materials. Ecolution was appointed as the Net Zero and Green Star Accredited Professionals on the project.

Client: Equites
Location: Midrand, Johannesburg
Certifications: Greet Star SA as-built Industrial and Net Zero Carbon, EDGE

Project Details

Some of the sustainable building features include:

  • Advanced energy and water metering strategy 
  • Efficient LED lighting and control
  • mix-mode ventilation system of mechanically ventilated and naturally ventilated spaces
  • individually addressable lighting with occupancy sensors available.
  • integrated BMS system records and logs all the energy and water usage within the building and can be displayed in real-time.
  • a Photovoltaic (PV) system on the roof that provides over and above the energy consumption of the entire facility.
  • paints, adhesives sealants, and carpets have low VOC emissions.
  • efficient water-saving fixtures
  • attenuation pond to reduce stormwater runoff
  • cyclist facilities for all staff with lockers, showers and changing facilities
  • landscaped outdoor seating for staff
  • high recycled steel content 
  • the inclusion of blinds for glare control for occupants