Since 1959 the GAMA Companies have undertaken the construction of power plants, refinery, cement, petro-chemical and gas plants, factories, high-rise buildings, water treatment plants and transmission lines, bridges......

GAMA Holding, has systematized its environmental consciousness on global warming especially by minimizing carbon emission, focusing on clean energy and energy saving, considering the health and comfort of his employees......

We, as GAMA Holding are aware of the fact that, we need to achieve sustainable progress and economic growth, while protecting the environment and the life quality of the society......

Features . Savings, Efficiency, Carbon Abatement Figures . Certificate

 LEED

(Leadership in Energy & Environment & Design)

GAMA Holding, has systematized its environmental consciousness on global warming especially by minimizing carbon emission, focusing on clean energy and energy saving, considering the health and comfort of his employees. With such awareness, efforts are carried out to obtain the LEED certificate by USGBC for the existing buildings category, on March 2011. On October 26, 2011 official application for LEED, Existing Buildings was done and the process was initiated. 
 
Various improvements were done in the following issues;
 
1. Sustainable Sites,
2. Water Efficiency,
3. Energy and Atmosphere,
4. Materials and Resources,
5. Indoor Environmental Quality,
6. Innovation in Design,
7. Regional Priority.
 
After the application review, on November 5, 2012, Unites States Green Building Council announced that, GAMA Building got 71 points and was awarded with LEED EB GOLD certificate. 

Features

  • Efficient Use of Energy: Using the technological infrastructure of the building 7/24; the customization of the building’s heating / cooling systems settings, taking the necessary precautions to minimize the effects of the solar heat, efficient usage of the lighting system; has kept the energy consumption under control and reduce the usage of; natural gas by 27%, electricity by 20% and water by 31.5% compared to the same period of the last year.  
  • Efficient Use of Water:  The water consumption is being controlled effectively through sensor installed fittings, and waste water management is performed in the building.
  • Materials and Resources: GAMA Building’s procurement policy is based on using materials which are sensitive to the environment and human health. This policy includes all materials used in the building; from furniture to carpets and from cleaning equipment to hand soaps.
  • Indoor Air Quality: The air quality in the building is in accordance with the international standards and controlled periodically. For smokers, a convenient area is designated outside the building
  • Recyclable Waste Collection:  The waste is stored under proper conditions and transmitted to the qualified recycling centers by qualified transporters. The disposal periods and quantities of waste generated are being followed up by designated GAMA personnel.
  • Indoor Quality of Life:  Comfort of the employees is evaluated by measuring the noise level, temperature, air quality and lighting in the office. The building satisfaction survey which includes the quality of working conditions, cleaning and maintenance, is carried out on a regular basis and evaluated by the management.
  • Transportation:  GAMA Building, located close to the main road and public transportation facilities, encourages its employees for using public transportation in order to reduce carbon abatement. 

Savings, Efficiency, Carbon Abatement Figures

 

Natural Gas :
Decrease by 53,000 m3/year, and saved %27.
In return; 153 t CO2-e decreased.
 
Electricity :
Decreased by 396,000 kW hr/year, and saved %20.
In return; 377 t CO2-e decreased.
 
Water :
Decreased by 1,076 m3/year, and saved %31.5. 
In return; 0.18 t CO2-e decreased.

 

Certificate