Sainik School, Chandrapur

Project Name   : Sainik School
Location : Chandrapur, Maharashtra
Typology : Institutional
Client: PWD
Certification : GRIHA 5 Star Rating (On going)
Built up Area :  70,000 sq.m

Green Highlights of the project:

Sustainable planning through preservation of existing  trees and water stream, new plantation, less cutting and filling, etc
Preservation and revitalization of existing pond with surrounding recreational activities
Water savings through low flow fixtures
Rain water harvesting through various strategies such storage tank, bores and recharge pits
Bio swale serving as landscape feature and facilitating storm water collection and infiltration
Root zone system for treating on site waste water
Monitoring of energy consumption by sub metering numerous systems
On site renewable energy of 1 Megawatt capacity
Use of fly ash in construction from local thermal power plants
Design with local stones and wood
Energy savings through evaporative cooling, efficient VRV and centralized cooling system with high performance
High performance double glazed unit for non residential building
Micro-climate enhancement by water bodies and trees beneficial for hot dry climate
Reduction in heat island effect by heat reflective roof tops, shaded paved areas and increased vegetation
Composite masonry of exterior stone and fly ash bricks for interior for increased thermal mass