Signatory detail


Joined: 13/05/2009

State: WA

Sector: Engineering and construction

NABERS Commitment Rating:
0


arup.com

Phone: 08 9327 8300
Arup is an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists offering a broad range of professional services. We aim to help our clients meet their business needs by adding value through technical excellence, efficient organisation and personal service. Formed in 1946, the firm now has 11,000 planners, designers, engineers and consultants working in 91 offices in 38 countries and our projects have taken us to more than 160 countries. Our professional services are grouped into one of three Practices: Buildings, Consulting and Infrastructure. Practice leaders (regional and global) focus on developing people and skills, as well as the constituent professional services. We work in multi-disciplinary teams to ensure co-ordination between the disciplines. We structure our project teams to achieve clear lines of responsibility and communication with the client and other consultants. By these measures, we add value to our clients’ projects and achieve quality on which they can rely.

Services:
Engineering consultants    Project management    

Signatories

CitySwitch Signatory of the Year and New Signatory Awards - category judging criteria

  • Delivering outcomes as demonstrated by an improved or maintained current NABERS Energy rating and achieved energy savings* (up to 28 points)
  • Implementing one or more energy saving initiatives (up to 10 points)
  • Demonstrating leadership by undertaking innovative, creative or progressive office energy efficiency activities (up to 10 points)
  • Engagement of staff/ customers/suppliers and/or stakeholders to educate and create market transformation (up to 10 points)
  • Participation in CitySwitch local program activities (up to 10 points).
Note, new Signatories submitting for New Signatory of the Year Award need only complete an indicative rating – all other submissions must be accredited.

CitySwitch Partnership of the Year Award - category judging criteria

Eligibility Criteria

Submitted projects should:

  • Involve more than one registered company 
  • Demonstrate that they are  innovative and over and above “business as usual”
  • Demonstrate that they catalyse “market transformation” and or “address a market barrier”
  • Deliver a reduction in energy consumption and carbon emissions within the built environment 

Judging Criteria

  • Delivering outcomes as demonstrated by an improved or maintained current NABERS Energy rating and achieved energy savings* (up to 14 points)
  • Implementing one or more energy saving initiatives (up to 10 points)
  • Demonstrating leadership by undertaking innovative, creative or progressive office energy efficiency activities (up to 17 points)
  • Engagement of staff/ customers/suppliers and/or stakeholders to educate and create market transformation (up to 17 points)
  • Participation in CitySwitch local program activities (up to 10 points)
  • The submitting entity MUST be a CitySwitch Signatory
Note, Signatories submitting for the Partnership of the Year Award may submit an accredited NABERS tenancy, whole building or base building rating.

It’s easy and free to join the program. Your good-will commitment to the program is an acknowledgement of the business sector’s role in
contributing to environmental sustainability and your intention to reduce your own energy consumption and associated carbon emissions.

As part of this, Signatories to the program commit to achieve an accredited NABERS Energy tenancy rating (between 4 and 6 stars) and
work with CitySwitch to improve their tenancy’s environmental performance.

Find out more about how obtaining a NABERS Energy rating ensures you can benchmark your performance, better manage your progress
over time and promote your star rating achievement.