Brisbane City Council Bus Depot, Sherwood, Brisbane

//Brisbane City Council Bus Depot, Sherwood, Brisbane

Brisbane City Council Bus Depot, Sherwood, Brisbane

Sherwood Road Bus Depot is the first industrial building in Australia to achieve a 5-star Green Design rating.  It was built from sustainable material, including recycled materials and low embedded energy materials.

The depot also boasts a fully-integrated water management system, which uses recycled and harvested rainwater that will reduce the mains water usage by 70%, saving $22,000 per year.

Other initiatives include solar reflectivity and shading, passive solar cooling and heating, and natural ventilation.

2018-05-01T10:16:32+00:00July 31st, 2012|Commercial Steel Roofing|Comments Off on Brisbane City Council Bus Depot, Sherwood, Brisbane