Kwek Leng Joo, a philanthropist and nature lover credited for driving the CSR movement in corporate Singapore and transforming the country’s building sector into a world-leading force, died on Monday aged 62.
Lachezar Stamatov –
While the California construction industry was severely impacted by the 2008 financial crisis, there is no doubt that it is now on an upward swing now. But one other major phenomenon is threatening its success: the extreme droughts that have plagued the state for four years now.
Willie Tan –
Despite the global push towards green buildings, the environmental impact of elevators is often neglected. Welden business development director Willie Tan shares a technology which can raise energy efficiency of these essential machines.
Marina Bay Sands, which owns Singapore's largest hotel by number of rooms, has sustainability ingrained in employees since day one. Its efforts at reducing waste and energy use and instilling environmentally friendly values have won it not just accolades but also created a sustainable business.