Being sustainable is more important than it’s ever been, and to have a sustainable business is to have a resilient business. Hilalco is committed in preventing environmental and social harm, as well as replenishing our natural systems & renewable resources and having a positive impact on the communities and environments in which we operate.
Hilalco believes the utilization of green technologies would be a crucial factor towards ensuring the sustainable development and progress of the construction industry. We implement environmentally conscious decisions at each level of the supply chain to meet the demand, while promoting a greater interest in sustainable solutions, clean energies and recycling resources. Hilalco has identified the use of renewable energy, environmentally sustainable materials and the sustainable management of waste as one of the top priorities.
With our operational activities spread across the Emirate, we recognize the great opportunity for us to give back more to a wider cross-section of the society, and we thoroughly enjoy making a difference, by winning many accolades.
Our team was delighted that the ‘World Deserts and Oasis’ project was recognized and awarded the best “Social, Culture and Heritage Project of the Year at the Middle East Economic Digest (MEED) awards. The MEED Projects Awards are for the projects who reflect innovation, sustainability, social impact, design, construction, engineering, and health & safety as part of the successful project delivery. Hilalco was chosen over numerous entries from leading organizations, project owners, contractors and consultants across various unique categories.
With commercialization growing at a phenomenal rate, there is more demand on the world’s resources than ever before. At Hilalco, we believe that we all have a responsibility, to help shape developments that support a more sustainable future. As of now, Hilalco has completed various landmark Estidama projects shaping the sustainable solution in line with the Estidama certification systems, that are set up to address the goal of sustainable development. Amongst all, Central Park is the first Exemplar Pearl awarded project in the UAE and has been designed & built by Hilalco to reflect the four principles – economic, environment, social and cultural – the highest sustainability standards that includes :
• Reduction in Carbon Emissions, Energy and Water consumption.
• Improved Construction and Operational Waste Management.
• Energy from Renewable sources.
Successful completion of Jubail Mangrove Park Project which is the first self-contained educational, nature and leisure destination of its kind in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and Hudayriat Island a natural haven and one of the emirate’s most thrilling sporting destinations while promoting a healthy and active lifestyle. These projects were achieved by diligent management of the mangrove community and the marine environment.
We implement innovative waste management and green power management to help minimize waste, usage of fossil fuels, encourage re-use and recycling, hence reducing the Green House Gas Emissions and operating more sustainably. Hilalco has been a staunch supporter of Abu Dhabi Waste Management Centre’s (Tadweer) initiatives in maintaining a clean and safe environment through its waste management and recycling efforts across its facilities and project. We are proud of our waste reusing and recycling figures across our operational sites.
Our commitment and determination is driven by our exceptional team who constantly endeavors to go for the best and to find better ways of working in a sustainable manner. Hilalco believes the need to transform the way we build, operate and repurpose the built environment.