Yearly Archives: 2018

Scott’s biography in French

Avec plus de 28 années d’expérience, Scott se concentre sur l’opérationnalisation du développement durable en conseillant ses clients sur la gestion des émissions de gaz à effet de serre et la consommation d’énergie, l’adaptation aux changements climatiques ainsi que la résolution d’enjeux environnementaux divers. Ayant occupé des positions de leadership au sein d’organisations publiques et […]

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Eco-1: Challenges with calculating change in ecological value

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Modelling is fundamental to sustainability, particularly when measuring the impacts of development on the environment and society. But when your compliance requirements need you to model impacts to say, kangaroos and trees, and provide a single number as your output, what do you do? ISCA’s Infrastructure Sustainability (IS) rating scheme (version 1.2) emphasises protecting and […]

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Verifiers grilled at ISCA Conference

What a terrific ISCA conference we had over the last three days! Congratulations to the ISCA team presenters, sponsors and delegates. I enjoyed sharing the stage with Ken, Daniella, Nicole, Meg and Kirsty for the verifier panel. Time flew, so I’ve completed my thoughts here on helping projects and assets do well through verification. I […]

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ISCA Tips & Tricks-Dis-5 Light Pollution

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By Andrew Aitken The Dis-5 Light Pollution credit has troubled many designers and ISAPs alike. It is particularly problematic for motorway projects. The credit criteria reference AS4282 and AS1158 but compliance cannot be shown by assessing your design directly against these standards. The savvy lighting designer will know that AS4282 does not address public lighting—including […]

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Bad attitude Bert or Open-minded Olivia – which are you?

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Kick-off workshops for sustainability on large projects are ‘golden moments’. Excitement about winning and starting a new project has not waned, team members are fresh and not jaded, and there is an initial collaborative spirit. A single opportunity arrives to present the idea of sustainability to the team and set the right tone. At these […]

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More depth and resources for clients of Losee Consulting

21/03/2018 Losee Consulting Pty Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of leading built environment specialist Andrew Aitken as an Associate. The move is aimed at keeping faith with the firm’s growing list of clients and significant projects and provides a timely boost to its senior expertise and leadership. ‘Our goal is to help our […]

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