Green Building

LEED Platinum Certification of New Headquarter Building

Taking two years to build, ASUS today officially opened its headquarter “LiGong Building”, which received LEED v4 BD+C (new building category) platinum certificate from USGBC (US Green Building Council). “Thirty years ago, ASUS has founded a mission to create the world’s best technology. The last three decades have been extremely exciting as we dedicated ourselves to this mission with many impactful innovations,” said Chairman Shih. ”The opening of our new building is a symbolic milestone for the entire ASUS family as we unit and grow to garner be a leading innovator in the new AIoT era. We will continue our journey in search of incredible to create the most ubiquitous, intelligent, heartfelt and joyful smart life for everyone".

Important Milestone in the History of Green Buildings of Taiwan Enterprise

ASUS has added many sustainable ideas in the design stage of the LiGong Building. The environmental friendly approaches and benefit include:

  • More than 5,000 square meters of green space retained to echo the natural ecology of Guandu.
  • High efficiency of energy use through the smart control system and sensor to save energy and conserve water.
  • High-quality indoor air and circulation provided by the external air-conditioning system.
  • Improve the utilization of water resources through rainwater recovery systems. e.g. The irrigation for green space requires zero running water.
  • The indoor water conservation percentage is more than 55% higher than the standards of the LEED.
  • The green roof reduces the urban heat island effect.

At the same time, the software infrastructure includes comprehensive information communication, system integration, energy-saving management and smart innovation. There are high-efficiency wireless network communication/teleconferencing equipment, digital bulletin displays at public spaces, smart license plate recognition and parking instructions and energy recovery devices for elevators, which save 35% of electricity consumption compared with the conventional elevators, and these facilities earn the building a diamond certification, the highest level for smart building, issued by the Ministry of the Interior.

【ASUS LiGong Building Trivial】
Base area: 13,311 m2
Building floors: 16 floors above ground and 4 floors underground
LEED version: LEED v4 BD+C (Building Design and Construction, new building category)
LEED Level: Platinum