PROJECT: INNOVA 21 GREEN ROOF - UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE

project detail

End Client: University of Adelaide
Architect: DesignInc Melbourne
Date: 2007 - 2009
Landscape value: $600K
Project value: $75M

The green roof on the 7th floor of the of the Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Scence uses harvested rainwater, drought tolerant local plants and a light weight, water retaining growing media. The occupants have a vibrant, natural outlook and the building was awarded a 6 Star Green Star Education (V1) rating from the Green Building Council of Australia, a first for a building of this nature.

This project is the recipient of a National AIA Award for Sustainability.