The NUS School of Design and Environment 4 (SDE4) is the first building in Southeast Asia to be awarded the stringent Zero Energy Certification by the International Living Future Institute (ILFI), one of the world’s most prestigious sustainability organisations.
Surbana Jurong was the full-suite consultant for SDE4 project, in collaboration with Serie+Multiply Consultants and Transsolar KlimaEngineering. It has won multiple awards, namely the Architecture MasterPrize 2020 in Institutional Architecture Category, and the Blueprint Awards 2019, Best Public Use Project with Public Funding.
The building was awarded the Green Mark Platinum certification by Singapore’s Building and Construction Authority. SDE4 was also the first university building in the world to achieve WELL Certified™ Gold, and the first building in Singapore to be conferred the WELL Certification, a premier building standard by the International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) in September 2019. Read more