Fortitude Valley, Queensland
Green Square South Tower
about the project
COMPLETE. The Green Square precinct is located on the corner of St Paul’s Terrace and Constance Street in Fortitude Valley.
Completed by Leighton Contractors
in October 2007, it incorporates 17,700 sqm of office space leased to the
Brisbane City Council. It has the largest floor plates in the city fringe, with
NLA ranging from 2,000 - 4,500 sqm.
South Tower achieved Queensland’s first 5 Star Green Star Office Design v2 Rating by the Green Building Council of Australia. This represents Australian Excellence and places the project among an elite group of Australian developments.
The building also achieved a 5 Star Green Star Office As Built v2 Rating by the GBCA scoring:
- maximum points in transport for its cyclist facilities and proximity to public transport
- highly in water for its use of water efficient fixtures and fittings, water metering and rainwater harvesting, and water reuse for landscape irrigation
Urban Development Institute of Australia
// Excellence in Environmentally Sustainable Development (2009)
Queensland Master Builders Association
// Housing and Construction Awards Project of the Year (2009)
Environmental Protection Agency
// Award for Sustainability in the Built Environment (2008)
2008 5 Star Green Star Office As Built v2 Certified Rating
2006 5 Star Green Star Office Design v2 Certified Rating