Omani iconic mixed use property wins Leed Gold certification
S&T Real Estate’s mixed use iconic development has been warded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification by the US Green Building Council.
Water Front achieved Leed Gold certification for the Core and Shell Development with a commendable rating of 74 points. Located in the heart of the diplomatic district of Muscat, Water Front offers over 25,000 square metre of leasing space for commercial, business, retail and F&B outlets. Working in partnership with Muscat Municipality, Water-Front offers state-of-the-art public spaces that meet the city’s standards for public realm design.
It connects the building and external seating areas to tree-lined walkways, landscaped squares and popular public beaches. It is created as a sustainable community gathering space.
On the big win, S&T Group Vice Chairman Waqas Al Adawi said, “We are honoured to receive the Leed Gold certification for the project and we really appreciate that the US Green Building Council has recognised our efforts in environmental protection, energy-efficiency and sustainability.”
One of the leading diversified business conglomerates in Oman, S&T Investment Holding has operations in 15 countries including Europe, Middle East, Asia, Africa and the Americas.
He stated, “This is a testament of our commitment to creating a sustainable environment and implementing green practices.”
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