The Estidama Pearl Rating System has been developed by the Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council (UPC), specifically for Abu Dhabi, taking into consideration its location in the Middle East.Like LEED, it offers a system of Pre-requisites and credits.Buildings achieve between a 1 Pearl and a 5 Pearl rating. It is a requirement for buildings in Abu Dhabi to achieve at least 1 Pearl on this system.

RES Design are fully accredited Estidama assessors. As such we undertake such assessments on a variety of building types in Abu Dhabi.