PHILGBC welcomes Megawide Construction Corporation as Sustaining Members

Leading construction firm, Megawide Construction Corporation joins the roster of PHILGBC Sustaining Members.

Megawide is a publicly-listed construction firm recognized for its use of advanced construction methods and technology. Ed Saavedra, President and CEO of Megawide, leads its team of dynamic and highly-trained young engineers and builders. Their latest project includes: The Proscenium, Filinvest Cebu Cyberzone, One World Place, and Mactan-Cebu International Airport.

Membership to the PHILGBC affirms that your organization is a dedicated partner in the campaign for sustainability and in the greening of the building and construction industry. Sustaining members contribute significantly in the operations of the council including R&D and awareness and educational programs that the PHILGBC continuously deliver.

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Join us and let us inspire confidence and build trust as together we transform the market.

Other sustaining members include: The Net Group, Autodesk, Monocrete Construction Phils, Inc., Philips Electronics & Lighting, Inc., Concepcion Carrier Airconditioning Corp. and Megaworld Corp.

Save the Date: Building Green 2015

Save the date for this year’s Building Green Conference 2015!

BG2015 Save the Date

BG2015 will be on 25 September 2015 at the SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City.  The annual conference will highlight current green building and sustainability initiatives in the public and private sector.

Join us as we discuss green building technologies and practices at a global and regional scale, and highlight local green building initiatives!

Click here for more information on BG2015.

Contact the National Convention Committee to learn more on how to be part of the conference.

Building Green is the signature flagship campaign for the events of the Philippine Green Building Council (PHILGBC).  Each BG event is designed to promote and educate the public on green building designs, products, and services, and to showcase advances in green building technologies and practices.

Visit the official Building Green website for previous BG events.

Revisit: Building Green 2014

Revisit Building Green 2014 as we gear up towards this year’s Building Green 2015 on 25 September 2015 at the SMX Convention Center, Pasay City.  Once again, we take part in worldwide celebration of the World Green Building Week (21 to 25 September 2015) during the annual Building Green conference, with the theme “Powering Positive Change”.

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3 days to go for the Green Building and Sustainable Construction Conference

The PEFC and National Forestry Certification Information and Awareness Seminar

Panelists: Charlie Liu, President of Philippine Wood Producers Association and CEO of Matimco – Founding Member of PHILGBC; Nicholas De Lange,National Chairman of the Chamber of Furniture Industries of the Philippines; Ricardo Umali of the Society of Filipino Forestry; Ben Gunneberg, CEO of PEFC international; Priscilla Dolom of UPLB College of Forestry & Natural Resources, and Christopher de la Cruz, CEO of PHILGBC.

The awareness seminar is a pre-event of the Kalikasan GP3 Expo Conference happening from 23-25 July 2015 at the SMX Convention Center Taguig, SM Aura.

Green Building and Sustainable Construction Conference

50% discount on the conference rate for PHILGBC members and its Alliance Partners.

Register for the Green Building and Sustainable Construction Conference, for the Kalikasan GP3 Expo Conference on 25 July 2015, at the SMX Convention Center Taguig, SM Aura.

Arya Residences, Green Building Best Practices and Strategies in Residential Development

PASAY CITY, Philippines – 25 June 2015 — Edgar V. Sabidong, Board of Trustees of the Philippine Green Building Council presented the Arya Residences, the flagship project of the Arthaland Corporation at the launch of the Green Building Code during the Green Building Breakthroughs 2015 held at the Philippine Trade Training Center. Arya Residences is the Philippines’ 1st residential development pursuing dual green building certification – LEED and BERDE. Continue reading