3 Reasons Why Design, Construction and Facilities Professionals Should Get to Know Fitwel

| July 24, 2018

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Fitwel is a new global certification standard that optimizes buildings to support health. Fitwel was developed by experts in public health, facility management, and design, and is supported by over 3,000 research studies. The standard has been promoted by the CDC and the Center for Active Design, which aspires to help design and construction professionals, building operators, and occupants of buildings to create and maintain facilities which promote health and productivity.

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Consulting Engineers Group Ltd. (CEG) is an ISO 9001:2008 certified, multidisciplinary international organization, providing comprehensive professional consultancy services in the field of civil engineering. It specializes in providing services for planning, detailed design, techno-economic feasibility studies, cost appraisal reports, environmental impact assessment, project management and construction supervision.

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