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Sustainability and Facility Management Forum (9 August, Sydney)
The CRC for Construction Innovation held a Sustainability andFacility Management Forum on Tuesday 9 August from 9:30am to4:00pm at 3Manning Street, Potts Point, Sydney.
RegistrationMorning session: Focus on Sustainability
Mr Chris Johnson set the scene for the morning session with an urban renewal and sustainability emphasis. Mr Peter Mould explained his perspective on the FMAction Agenda which included developing a framework for regulatorystandardisation, FM performance measures and sustainability. Attendees found outabout recent investigations into how rating tools play a part in theplanning and design process and their potential contribution toachieving sustainable outcome. Attendees also discovered assessment and benchmarkingresults of the energy-efficiency performance of subdivisions with arange of contemporary dwellings and how these will progress into asub-tropical lot rating methodology.
Afternoon session: Focus on Facility Management
Mr Stephen Ballesty provided an insight into the FM ActionAgenda, an Australian Government initiative which provides a strategicframework for industry to achieve the vision of a more productive andsustainable built environment through improved innovation, educationand standards. Attendees learnt how the use of LCADesign (Life Cycle Analysis ofDesign) will enable building design professionals to make informeddecisions on the environmental impact of commercial buildings byproviding detailed environmental measures for different materials,products and designs, automatically from their 3D CAD drawings.Information was provided on the latest Construction Innovation casestudy research on the Sydney Opera House that will examine FM practicesin digital modelling, documentation, services, procurement andbenchmarking.
DocumentationFM Action Agenda (1.1Mb)
Nomination Form for FM Action Agenda Committees (92Kb)
PresentationsBallesty presentation.pdf (779Kb)
Beck Presentation.pdf (1.3Mb)
Hampson and Akhurst presentation.pdf (2.5Mb)
Miller presentation.pdf (1.9Mb)
Mould presentation.pdf (3.3Mb)
Noller presentation.pdf (623Kb)
Scuderi presentation.pdf (2.2Mb)