Sustainability Report 2015

Building and Construction Authority (BCA)
Green Mark Awards (2005 to 2014)


  • 7 & 9 Tampines Grande
    (in new and existing
    building categories)++++
  • 368 Thomson
  • CDL Green Gallery @ SBG
    Heritage Museum
  • Central Mall Office Tower+++++
  • City House+++++
  • City Square Mall
    (in new and existing
    building categories)++++
  • Cliveden at Grange
  • Cube 8
  • Echelon
  • Eling Residences (Chongqing)
  • Fuji Xerox Towers+++++
  • Gramercy Park
  • H2O Residences
  • Hundred Trees
  • King’s Centre+++++
  • Lush Acres
  • M Social Hotel
  • Manulife Centre+++++
  • My Tree House
  • Palais Renaissance+++++
  • Quayside Isle
  • Republic Plaza+++++
  • South Beach Commercial
  • South Beach Residential
  • The Glyndebourne
  • The Oceanfront @ Sentosa Cove
  • The Residences at
    W Singapore – Sentosa Cove
  • The Solitaire
  • The Venue Residences
  • Tree House
  • Volari
  • W Singapore – Sentosa Cove

  • 11 Tampines Concourse
    (in new and existing
    building categories)++++
  • Blossom Residences
  • Buckley 18*
  • Buckley Classique
  • CDL Office – City House,
    Levels 2 & 5
    (Green Mark for Office Interior)++++
  • CDL Office – City Square Mall
    Management Office
    (Green Mark for Office Interior)
  • City Square Residences
  • Coco Palms
  • D’Nest
  • Jewel @ Buangkok
  • Livia
  • New Futura
  • Novotel Singapore Clarke Quay
  • NV Residences
  • Shelford Suites
  • St. Regis Hotel & Residences,
  • The Arte
  • The Palette
  • The Rainforest
  • UP@Robertson Quay
  • Wilkie Studio

  • Botannia
  • CDL Office – City House,
    Levels 3, 4 & 22
    (Green Mark for Office Interior)
  • CDL Office – Republic Plaza,
    Level 36
    (Green Mark for Office Interior)
  • City Square Shophouses at
    Jalan Besar
  • Exchange Tower, Bangkok++++
  • Millennium Residences @
    Sukhumvit, Bangkok
  • Monterey Park Condominium
  • New Tech Park+
    (sold in November 2013)
  • Nouvel 18
  • One Shenton
  • Parc Emily
  • Residences @ Evelyn
  • Savannah CondoPark
  • The Sail @ Marina Bay
  • Tribeca

  • Butterworth 33
  • Pantech 21+
    (sold in November 2013)
  • The Pier at Robertson

* Project managed by CDL ++ Recertified in 2010 ++++ Recertified in 2012
+ Recertified in 2009 +++ Recertified in 2011 +++++ Recertified in 2014

Sustainability Rankings, Benchmarks and Commitments

  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
FTSE4Good Index Series Listed since 2002
Carbon Disclosure Project Participated since 2007 and disclosure to the public from 2009
MSCI ESG Indexes Listed since 2009
Singapore Quality Class Certified since 2009*+
Global 100 Most Sustainable
Corporations in the World (ranking)
#81 #100 #62 #52 #39
Asian Sustainability RatingTM (%) 84% 81% NA^ NA^ NA^
Dow Jones Sustainability Indices
(DJSI World and DJSI Asia Pacific)
  Listed since 2011
Global Compact 100 Index   In 2014
Channel NewsAsia
Sustainability Ranking
  In 2014

*+ Recertified in 2012.
^ The last Asian Sustainability RatingTM was conducted in 2011.
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
United Nations (UN) Global Compact Signatory since 2005
Caring for Climate Statement Signatory since 2008
Anti-Corruption and
Compliance Declaration
Signatory since 2009
Securities Investors Association
(Singapore) – SIAS Corporate
Governance Statement of Support
Signatory since 2010
New Developments to be
Well-ranked on BCA Construction Quality
Assessment System (CONQUAS)
Since 2009
New Developments to be Certified
BCA Green Mark GoldPLUS and above
  Since 2011
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
ISO 9001
(Property Management)
Achieved since 2007
ISO 14001
(Property Development
and Project Management)
Achieved since 2003
ISO 14001
(Property Management)
Achieved since 2007
ISO 14001
(Corporate Management
and Operations)
Achieved since 2008
ISO 50001
(Property Management)
in 2014
OHSAS 18001
(Property Development
and Project Management)
Achieved since 2003
OHSAS 18001
(Property Management)
  Achieved since 2011


Awards and Accolades in 2014/2015

Channel NewsAsia
Sustainability Ranking
Named Top Property Developer in Asia, Top Singapore Corporation, and second among the top 100 sustainable companies across 10 key Asian economies.
FTSE4Good Index Series
(Since 2002)
Amongst an elite group of companies worldwide that meets globally recognised corporate responsibility standards.
Global 100 Most
Sustainable Corporations
in the World
(Since 2010)
First and only Singapore company to be listed for six consecutive years in this prestigious global ranking announced annually at the World Economic Forum, Davos. In 2015, CDL was ranked 34th, up from 39th in 2014.
Dow Jones
Sustainability Indices
(Since 2011)
Continued to be an index component on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI World and DJSI Asia Pacific). CDL is the first Singapore developer to be listed on both the DJSI and FTSE4Good Index Series.
Global Compact
100 Index
Selected as an index constituent based on the implementation of the ten UN principles and evidence of executive leadership commitment and consistent base-line profitability.
Global Real Estate
Sustainability Benchmark
(GRESB) Report 2014 –
Green Star
Achieved a Green Star ranking – the highest category of sustainability performance for GRESB. A leading global source of comprehensive portfolio level sustainability data for the real estate industry, GRESB covers 46 countries in six continents.
MSCI ESG Indexes
(Since 2009)
Received the highest AAA rating by MSCI ESG Research. The Indexes are designed to represent the most prevalent environmental, social and governance (ESG)-related investment strategies.
Euronext Vigeo
– World 120
Only company from Singapore and the Hotel, Leisure Goods & Services (Asia Pacific) category listed on this global sustainability index for companies with the most advanced ESG performances.
Investment Register
Inclusion in the Ethibel EXCELLENCE Investment Register indicates CDL’s leading performance in CSR within the property sector.
Sustainable Business
Awards 2014 –
Best Environmental
Disclosure Award
Jointly organised by PricewaterhouseCoopers and Global Initiatives, and presented by natural capital consultancy Trucost, the award recognises companies for their excellence and commitment to track and report environmental sustainability performance.
BCA Awards 2014 Most awarded private developer, with a total of 30 accolades. CDL is also the only developer to win top honours – Quality Excellence Award – Quality Champion (Platinum) – for two years in a row.
Singapore Business
Federation Singapore
Sustainability Awards 2014
Top honours for the Sustainable Business Awards (Large Enterprise) category, for embracing innovative and impactful sustainable practices and solutions.
Energy Efficiency National
Partnership Awards 2014
Organised by the National Environment Agency, Energy Market Authority and the Economic Development Board, CDL received the Excellence in Energy Management Award which recognises companies that have demonstrated a high level of commitment to achieving excellence in energy management.
2014 Distinguished Patron
of the Arts Award
For the fourth consecutive year, the Award by the National Arts Council recognises CDL’s sustained contributions to promoting and developing the arts in Singapore.
National Parks Board
Heritage Tree Dedication Award
In recognition of our significant contributions to the greening of Singapore, CDL was presented with a life-time Heritage Tree Dedication Award by the Prime Minister Mr Lee Hsien Loong at the launch of the Clean and Green Singapore 2015 campaign.
Singapore Corporate
Awards 2014:
Best Investor Relations
Co-organised by the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants, Singapore Institute of Directors and The Business Times, CDL was conferred the Bronze award for Best Investor Relations for companies with market capitalisation of S$1 billion and above.
2014 Singapore
Creative CSR Award:
Best of Category –
Organised by the Association of Accredited Advertising Agents (4As), this award affirms CDL’s longstanding efforts to champion the development of green buildings and sustainable practices in Singapore.

In addition to the above, CDL has also received numerous other accolades.
More of our achievements can be found at