ESD / Sustainability Management Plans (SMP’s) and Sustainable Design Assessments (SDA’s)

Comprehensive ESD reports for planning submissions to Council covering proposed sustainability features for multi-unit, mixed use, commercial projects and sub-divisions

Sustainable developments
  • A small sample of projects where we have completed ESD reports for town planning stage applications includes:
    • 184 apartments + commercial Duckett St Brunswick – MOS Architects
    • 125 apartments Porter St Prahran – BG Architecture
    • 78 apartments Station St Box Hill – Romano Property Group
    • 76 Apartments Toorak Rd South Yarra – Rothe Lowman Architects
    • 70 townhouses Epping Rd Wollert – Develco Capital
    • 68 townhouse subdivision Plenty Rd Bundoora – SJB Planning
    • 67 apartments Market St South Melbourne – BG Architecture
    • 55 apartments Heidelberg Rd Ivanhoe – BG Architecture
    • 35 apartments Lygon St Brunswick – BB Design Group
    • 24 townhouses Lockhart St Mernda – Develco Capital
    • 19 apartments Cape St Heidelberg – Peter Brown Architects
    • 17 apartments Beach Rd Parkdale – Nicholson Wright
    • 3 unit development Adler St Burwood – SJB Planning
    • 2 townhouses Botherambo St Richmond – Steffen Welsch Architects
    • Office + factory development Hartwood Court Chelsea Heights – MK Building Group
    • Office Thames St Box Hill – DZine & Construction Group
    • Library Newport – Haskell Architects
    • Church + function centre Anderson’s Creek Rd Templestowe – Victorian Extension Design
    • Bus depot + workshop + office Kingston Rd Heatherton – DZine & Construction Group
    • Factory Princess Hwy Noble Park – Sims Metal
    • Showroom Madden Gve Richmond – Red Box Developments

 

Daylight Assessments 

Assess daylight levels against the Councils SDAPP / BESS tool or Green Star Daylight criteria – and make recommendations to improve daylight performance in dwellings or workspaces. Prepare experts statements. Successful VCAT appearances.

A sample of projects where we have undertaken modelled daylight assessments include:

  • Apartment towers + offices – Chapel St Prahran (Stonnington) – Freadman White Architects / Homeworks
  • Apartment tower – Albert St South Melbourne (Port Philip) – City of Port Philip / Best Hooper Lawyers
  • Apartment tower – Lonsdale St Melbourne (Melbourne) – Central Equity Limited
  • Apartment tower – Palmerston Cres South Melbourne (Port Philip) – City of Port Philip / Best Hooper Lawyers
  • Apartment tower – City Rd Southbank (Melbourne) – Doig Architecture
  • Apartment tower – Paisley St Footscray (Maribyrnong) – Clarke Planning
  • Apartment development – Porter St Prahran (Stonnington) – BG Architects
  • Apartment development – Hazeldon Place South Yarra (Stonnington) – Best Hooper Lawyers
  • Apartment development – Bruce St Box Hill (Whitehorse) – Best Hooper Lawyers
  • Apartment development – Dandenong Rd Malvern East (Stonnington) – Clarke Planning
  • Apartment development – Rosslyn St West Melbourne (Melbourne) – PDS Group
  • Apartments – Main St Mornington (Mornington Peninsula) – AddArc
  • Apartments – Hawthorn Rd Caulfield South (Glen Eira) – DO Architects
  • Apartments – Hope St Brunswick (Moreland) – 2181 Planning
  • Apartments – Trent St Glen Iris (Glen Eira) – Kokoda Property
  • Mixed use – Garden St South Yarra (Stonnington) – AddArc
  • Mixed use – Bridge Rd Richmond (Yarra) – Archsign
  • Mixed use – Glenhuntly Rd Elsternwick (Port Philip) – O’Neill Consulting
  • Mixed use – Gaffney St Pascoe Vale (Moreland) – Planning Appeals Pty Ltd
  • Mixed use – Chapel St 393 South Yarra (Stonnington) – Elevli Plus
  • Alpine Lodge – Howmans Gap Falls Creek – Peter Thompson Architects
  • Townhouses – Newry St Richmond (Yarra) – Wulff Projects P/L
  • Townhouses – Vickery St Bentleigh (Glen Eira) – Dash Urban Planning
  • Townhouse – Dundas Place Albert Park (Port Phillip) – private client
  • Townhouses – Wrede Place Richmond (Yarra) – private client
  • Warehouse and office Docklands (Melbourne) – Donnan P/L
  • Aged Care – Greville St Prahran (Stonnington) – CHT Architects

 

Green Star Projects

  • Incoll Savills 5 star Office Design and As Built
  • Geelong (Corio) Child Care Centre – Design and As Built
  • Roles/tasks undertaken:
    • Green Star opportunity analysis – identify most cost effective options for achieving a ‘green’ building and achieving Green Star rating
    • Green Star design review and design input
    • Green Star project management of design consultants
    • Risk assessment of potential shortfalls in achieving Green Star accreditation
    • Green Star Construction management of contractors
    • Green Star certification submission

 

BCA Section J Energy Efficiency Assessments

Deemed to Satisfy & Modeled Alternative Solutions. Energy efficiency assessments covering:

  • Insulating & sealing the building fabric
  • Glazing options
  • Air-conditioning and ventilation assessments
  • Lighting and power assessments and parameter setting

Including for Law Architects, Mills Gorman Architects, Moull Murray Architects, Clarke Hopkins Clarke Architects, VM Romano Group, Gardiner Architects, Fitt De Felice, Caflisch Architects, Idle Architecture, Nest Architects, Bruce Henderson Architects

 

Sustainability Tool Development

  • UDIA EnviroDevelopment tool revision committee
  • Council’s SDAPP BESS tool development Technical Reference Panel
  • Better Apartment Design Standards submissions
  • Mullum Creek Sustainability Design Guidelines

 

ESD Consulting other

  • Sustainability consulting – Victorian Racing Club Flemmington residential development
  • Consultation in design prior to engagement or with architect
  • Suggested sustainable concept and product options
  • Implemented concepts and product solutions

 

Waste Management Plans
  • For multi-unit residential and non residential projects – to meet council requirements.
  • Prepare experts statements. Successful VCAT appearances.
  • A small selection of waste management plans successfully completed by LID Consulting include:
    • 169 apartments Garfield St Richmond – Metier 3 Architects
    • 78 apartments + commercial Station St Box Hill – Romano Property Group
    • 67 apartment + commercial tenancy Breese St Brunswick – Clarke Hopkins Clarke
    • 61 apartments + commercial Chapel St South Yarra – Homeworks Design
    • 55 apartments Heidelberg Rd Ivahoe – BG Architects
    • 31 apartments + 5 townhouses Park St Moonee Ponds – Clarke Hopkins Clarke
    • 26 apartments McKinnon Rd McKinnon – DO Architects
    • 24 apartments Bluff Rd Hampton – Real Estate Concepts
    • 20 apartments + commercial Johnson St Abbotsford – Ratio Consultants
    • 14 apartments Glass St Essendon – Clarke Hopkins Clarke
    • 14 apartments + commercial Nepean Hwy Aspendale – DO Architects
    • 41 townhouses Dunedin St Mernda – Develco Capital
    • 28 townhouses Frankston-Dandenong Rd Carrum Downs – ST Architecture
    • 25 townhouses Denbeigh Court Keilor – BB Design
    • Shopping Centre Dakabin Qld –  Lascorp Developments Group
    • Shopping Centre Kingston Downs Drive Ocean Grove – Lascorp Developments Group
    • Demolition and Construction of Woolworths store – Crows Nest
    • Demolition of residence McIntyre St – Gordon
    • Homewares Store Gipps St Abbotsford – Contour Consultants/AN+A
    • Offices Hopkins St Footscray – Castlerock Property
    • Offices 6 level medical suite Martin St Heidelberg – Romano Property Group
    • Offices 5 level York St South Melbourne – Clarke Hopkins Clarke
    • Church + function centre Anderson’s Creek Rd Templestowe – Victorian Extension Design –
    • See more at: https://lidconsulting.com.au/esd-services/waste-management-plan#sthash.QU27J1O7.dpuf
Recent clients include: Ratio Consulting, BG Architecture, Clarke Hopkins Clarke Architects, Moull Murray Architects, BB Design, Taylors Development Services, VM Romano Group, SJB Planning, Metier 3, BD Design Group, Archiscale, Archsign, Dzine Construction Group, Real Estate Concepts, DO Architects, Skope Corporate Services, Castlerock Property P/L, ABP Consultants, Peter Thompson Architects, A1 Drafting.