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Green Buildings and Infrastructure

More efficient, safer, and climate neutral buildings



Our service portfolio for green buildings and infrastructure includes topics on building life cycle services, sustainability rating systems and energy audits for buildings. Explore the service areas below to learn more. If you’re looking for a specific service not currently listed, please contact our team directly.


Building Life Cycle Services

Learn about standards and certifications that include building life cycle assessment, energy simulation, BIM, analysis, advisory.

Building Information Modeling (BIM)

Optimising building design with Building information Modeling Management (BIM)
energy audits

Energy Audits for Buildings

Our TÜV SÜD experts can perform an energy audit of your building’s energy use and identify opportunities for power conservation.
Sustainability rating systems

Green Building Certification

A sustainability system can contribute towards healthier environments and ecosystems for living and working.
Green Building Training and Facilitation

Training and Facilitation

Our sustainability experts can train building management teams in building systems maintenance.

Sustainable Services - UN SDG Mapping

Sustainability is an opportunity we can tackle together.


Creating a sustainable future

Existing building infrastructure generates over a quarter of annual global CO2 emissions. In 2030, the entire building sector will only be allowed to emit a maximum of 72 million tons of COper year, which is cutting the emissions in half, according to 2019 values. 

Companies face pressure and uncertainty from regulatory statutes, customers and internal stakeholders to make sustainable changes that meet these milestones. A sustainable lens is necessary to help reduce energy usage and choose more climate friendly materials along the building life cycle, from investment to design and from construction to operation. 


To reach carbon neutrality, the industry will need to undergo digital transformation. Data transparency allows for the identification of energy efficiency potential. Companies must look towards solutions that address the entire life cycle of buildings to improve the total CO2 footprint. These solutions will enable them to reach their long-term sustainability commitments.


Along the building life cycle, TÜV SÜD experts will contribute their expertise in advisory, testing, certification and inspection services to enable trust in new technologies and their journey into a sustainable future of their building portfolio. 


At TÜV SÜD, we’re prepared to support partners in new buildings and modernisation projects.



When you work with us, you will access:



Sustainability iconGlobal and interdisciplinary support in the life cycle of buildings

Our global network of experts approach projects with a broad in-disciplinary knowledge base helping partners to successfully navigate the intersection between digitalisation, sustainability, company goals, and industry knowledge. We interpret regional standards, customise solutions to partner needs, and anticipate challenges before they surface. Our broad global know-how includes knowledge in new buildings and retrofit projects across the entire building life cycle.


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Confidence and trust from a neutral third party

To reach carbon neutrality in the building and construction sector, a digital transformation is necessary. The path to digitalisation requires technical subject know-how, clear understanding of customer sustainability goals, intimate knowledge of current and emerging regulations, and expertise in the application of digital tools. At TÜV SÜD, we provide a third-party and neutral perspective on smart sustainable buildings.




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Build sustainably and with confidence. Contact us to learn how TÜV SÜD experts can support your sustainable journey.

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