Business Chief USA November 2019



“Building in sustainability and

forward planning at design stage

can help to make projects more

attractive to private sector investors

and public sector sponsors”

Bill Zuurbier,

Co-founder and Managing

Director of risk management

consultancy, Equib


project is prepared, incorporating both

capital costs, which are associated

with the build itself and operational

costs, spanning the expected life

of the structure. If capital expenditure

is low at design stage, but operational

costs, such as those incurred when

using or maintaining the asset, seem

excessive, there is an opportunity to

address this by specifying a more

sustainable solution.

Once building work gets underway,

costs can start to increase and if not

properly controlled, some of the

sustainability benefits of the structure


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