Delhi Airport First in World to Adopt Digital Platform Arc (Download PDF)

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Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport has become the first in the world to adopt a unique digital platform called Arc. It will be used to measure, manage and improve performance of the airport in resource consumption, carbon emissions and ensuring quality of passenger space.

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Image of IGI Airport

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Highlights

  • Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport has become the first aerodrome in the world to adopt unique performance and benchmarking digital platform, Arc.
  • It can helps in tracking and monitoring building performance.
  • Developed by Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI) and US Green Building Council (USGBC).
  • Delhi Airport’s Terminal 3 had earned LEED Gold certification in 2011 under the new construction category.
  • It reaffirms our seriousness towards the “Digital India initiative”.
  • About Green Business Certification Inc (GBCI)
Green Building Certification Institute

Green Building Certification Institute

Green Building Certification Institute

  • Formation: 2008
  • Type: NGO
  • Headquarters: Washington, D. C.
  • Region served: International
  • It is an American organization that provides third-party credentialing and verification for several rating systems relating to the built environment.
  • More than 300 full time GBCI technical experts and consultants specialize in architecture, engineering and building management.
  • GBCI is well known around the globe for its commitment to quality and transparency.

About Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED)

  • LEED is the only global rating system that offers regional approaches to environmental and building issues and local resources to help projects on the ground, wherever they are.
  • To receive LEED certification, building projects satisfy prerequisites and earn points to achieve different levels of certification: Certified, Silver, Gold and Platinum.

- Published/Last Modified on: March 17, 2017

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