The Future Build


The Future Build

The Future Build is a unique portal designed to help architects, engineers and contractors identify and source environmentally friendly building products and materials that have been independently assessed. The portal also provides the latest green building news, as well as services in sustainable procurement and supply-chain consulting and training.

The Future Build offers an unrivalled platform for suppliers to promote their green building products and materials within all elements of the construction industry that are concerned with sustainable construction.

Each listing in the portal includes a brief product description, supplier contact information and an assessment of the product across 15 sustainability criteria:

  • Energy savings
  • Water savings
  • Waste minimisation
  • Recycled content
  • Renewable energy
  • Reusable design
  • Bio-based material
  • Recycled packaging
  • Volatile organic compound content
  • Embodied carbon
  • Durability
  • Maintenance/cleaning
  • Availability
  • Code of conduct
  • Indicative price

While The Future Build was developed to serve interests in the United Arab Emirates and wider Arab world, the strength of its assessments and user-focused design make it a valuable tool for industry professionals worldwide. For more information, visit