Sustainable Building | Ministry of Housing

Ministry of Housing


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Monday 25 Jumada al-Ula 1441 on January 20, 2020

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Programs and Initiatives

Sustainable Building Programme definition: Sustainable building aims at providing a range of services and solutions that contribute to raising the quality of residential construction and increasing energy and water efficiency via the web platform Objectives: 1- Upgrading the quality and reliability of residential products. 2 - Reduce the operation and maintenance costs of housing units on the citizen. 3. Minimizing potential risks in the house building process and the costs involved. 4 –Raising parties' efficiency in the residential construction sector and motivate them. 5. Preserving the rights of all parties involved in the house building process. Main services rendered: 1- Constriction quality control service. A mechanism for checking the quality of the construction work done by certified examiners during the construction of the housing unit. The building is awarded a quality certificate for the implementation of the building after completion of construction and exceeding all stages of the examination. 2. Inspection service for prefabricated buildings. A mechanism for checking the quality of existing buildings through certified examiners to issue a certified quality report. 3. Building Sustainability Assessment Service. A mechanism for assessing the conformity of the building to environmental sustainability criteria. According to the assessment, the building receives a special classification that determines the degree of compliance of the building with the standards of sustainability. -