Free Trial

Certis Central, Singapore – A Smart Building Case Study

Certis Central, Singapore – A Smart Building Case Study

The Smart Building “Digital Twin”

The Certis Centre is a key operational center for the Certis Group, a leading Singapore company that provides security, facility management and technology enabled services to customers across Singapore and the Asia-Pacific region. The Certis Centre is a Smart Building where the building’s systems and processes are integrated into a single management platform. The management platform uses BIM for 3D visualization and as the operational interface; in essence, it is the “Digital Twin” of the physical Smart Building.

Key capabilities include smart security, surveillance and incident management using intelligent process automation across access management and CCTV. Integrated smart workplace management optimizes key resources such as space utilization and energy consumption within tenant spaces. Maintenance costs are reduced by using predictive maintenance strategies.

Share it

Goals:

  • Operations
  • Energy
  • Efficiency
  • Sustainability
  • Tenant Experience
  • Financial Optimization
  • CHALLENGES:

  • Developing operational models of the building equipment and systems that together with the BIM make up the building’s Digital Twin
  • Ensuring that the solution cost is affordable by simplifying and automating the implementation process
  • Getting buy-in from vendors and contractors
  • Simplifying the 3D BIM user interaction ( BIM is traditionally a heavy engineering technology)
  • SUCCESSES:

  • Full integration of the building systems and applications
  • Seamless integration of BIM to create a Digital Twin of the Smart Building; this is the first project in Asia to achieve this
  • Enhancing staff comfort and experience
  • Ability to reduce manpower and optimize energy and space utilization
  • Seamless integration of operations across multiple silos
  • PROJECT DETAILS
    PROJECT STATUS: COMPLETED
    LOCATION: SINGAPORE
    SQUARE FOOTAGE: 130,137
    NUMBER OF BUILDINGS: 1
    TARGET/COMPLETION DATE: 2017

    Paya Lebar Quarter(PLQ) Digital Twin, Singapore – A Smart Precinct Case Study

    Paya Lebar Quarter (PLQ) is a Green Mark Platinum rated mixed development by Lend Lease, comprising 3 Commercial Towers,...

    Read more

    Certis iFM – A Facility Management Case Study

    Certis Group is a leading Singapore company that designs, builds, and operates bespoke ops-tech outsourcing solutions combining advanced security,...

    Read more

    International Towers Sydney (ITS) Digital Twin, Barangaroo, Sydney – A Smart Precinct Case Study

    Source Realcomm Visit Source Author James Peterson, Lendlease Developed and built by Lendlease, Barangaroo South is Australia’s largest urban...

    Read more