We are the leading expert in LEED and BREEAM environmental certification consulting in Finland.
We´ve been responsible for hundreds of environmental-, energy- and lifecycle consulting projects of which we are very proud of. We have a profound understanding of the requirements of our customers and have vast experience pursuing towards excellence.
We are an experienced specialist in real estate maintenance development and the leading expert in real estate tax assessments.
Kastelli Community Center
For this project GBP was responsible for LEED certification as well as energy efficiency design & verification. Kastelli has reached LEED GOLD-level certification.
Kastelli achieved a GOLD-level LEED for Schools Certificate as a first school in the Nordic countries. It also won the RIL price in 2014 (Finnish Association of Civil Engineers).
The project includes a diverse training-, recreation- and cultural center.
The community Center is extensively adaptable and the structural solutions are designed to be sustainable and long-lasting.
For this project GBP was responsible for LEED certification as well as energy efficiency design & verification.
DIXI Tikkurila Commercial Center
DIXI is a new office and retail center in Tikkurila, Vantaa. The first phase of the construction project was completed on spring 2015 and the construction of the second phase is currently ongoing. DIXI will be the second busiest railway station in Finland with approximately 15 million people travelling through its stations each year. For this project GBP has been responsible for LEED certification and energy modelling.
The first phase of DIXI was the first Shopping Center in Finland awarded with LEED Platinum certificate.
Iso Omena/ Matinkylä Metro Center
GBP is striving to meet extensive environmental- and energy efficiency targets. Our responsibilities include LEED consulting, energy simulations, energy measurement and verification. Iso Omena has reached LEED PLATINUM level certification.
Shopping Center Iso Omena in Espoo is a significant regional development project which connects public transportation-, retail-, health care- and education services. Along this expansion Iso Omena will be one of the biggest shopping centers in Finland.
GBP is striving to meet extensive environmental- and energy efficiency targets. Our responsibilities include LEED consulting, energy simulations, energy measurement and verification including verification of actual energy efficiency. Iso Omena has reached LEED PLATINUM level certification.
Sello Shopping Center
Sello, located in Espoo Finland, is the first Shopping Center in Europe achieving a PLATINUM level of LEED for Existing Buildings –certificate. Holistic ecologically sustainable operations have been already a top priority for Sello for over a decade.
In the year 2011, Sello was awarded with the acknowledgement of being “The Most Sustainable Shopping Center in Finland” due to e.g. its high energy-, material- and water efficiency. The quality of indoor environment in Sello is of top class and continuously developed.
We are an exclusive partner for Sello developing green building operations and ensuring its practical and effective sustainability. GBP’s work with Sello continues with ambition.
Our expertise covers Consulting Services for Green Building Practices. Our LEED Accredited Professionals, BREEAM Assessors & BREEAM Accredited Professionals provide expertise improving indoor air quality, energy efficiency, comfort and sustainability.
We also possess strong expertise in Real Estate maintenance development, real estate tax assessments and in strategic design of Real Estate management functions.
We have a vast expertise in integrating sustainable design principles and strategies in all aspects of a real estate project.
Environmental certification tools provide a global rating platform for green building performance.
Our LEED and BREEAM Professionals offer their depth of expertise to achieve high-performance and cost-efficient solutions for best quality and certification level. Consulting projects includes for example large-scale and mixed-use projects, offices, school facilities, retail developments and shopping malls.
Our experts have provided overall consultancy service for the majority of LEED rated and numerous BREEAM rated projects in Finland. We have by far the most extensive experience which results in cost effective and straightforward environmental rating projects.
• Building Design and Construction
• Interior Design and Construction
• Building Operations and Maintenance
• Neighborhood Development
• Masterplanning for communities
• New Construction
• Refurbishment and Fit-out
Our sustainable design consulting team identifies and integrates feasible sustainable design strategies into projects to optimize overall life-cycle performance.
Energy efficiency management provides tools & applicable results to optimize building systems.
Our services consists of:
- Dynamic simulation and energy analysis
- Multi-object optimization of life-cycle costs
- Thermal comfort and daylight calculations
- Energy management services
- Energy analysis and modeling of town planning
- Energy evaluation and certificates
- LCA and carbon footprint calculations
- TerveTalo - Coordination
- Operational verification of building systems
Development of real estate management functions
We are experts in developing management functions to enhance the performance of real estate with lean processes and clear division of responsibilities.
Real estate management strategy supports our customers to review their operation functions.
By identifying the requirements of development we can improve operational models to be more competent and effective by applying a life-cycle approach.
We have prominent references in development projects such as Technopolis, Ilmarinen and the city of Espoo.
Our key services are implementation of energy efficiency programs (ISO 50001 and ETJ plus), procurement of real estate services eg. maintenance management systems and real estate data systems.
Key drivers for optimizing real estate management are:
- Quality-, energy- and environmental efficiency
- Tenant satisfaction
Real estate tax assessment
Real estate taxation is one of the most significant real estate expenses Comprehensive analysis and optimization of real estate taxation can generate substantial savings in maintenance expenses.
Our professionals have deep knowledge of the details of real estate taxation and can identify potential risks and saving possibilities. We have dozens of references generating successful tax assessments for the largest real estate owners in Finland
The project consists of the following phases:
- Initial data gathering
- Evaluation calculations
- Evaluation summary
- Appeal letters