Energy Efficiency

The building cost the city a whopping $146.5 million which brings back the argu

The building cost the city a whopping $146.5 million which brings back the argument between building new energy efficient build

July 02, 2012 | Beth Carter

The 13-floor building can hold around 900 people, but consumes 60% less water and 32% less energy...

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Plumosa School of the Arts has been awarded LEED Gold by the USGBC.

Plumosa School of the Arts has been awarded LEED Gold by the USGBC.

July 02, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Education project dedicated to teaching sustainability in the classroom.

Chicago is known for its green roofs but has few green walls, a trend that began

Chicago is known for its green roofs but has few green walls, a trend that began in the late 1980s in France.

June 25, 2012 | By Melissa Harris

Project, with price tag of $2 million to $3 million, needs council approval.

The Golden Gate Bridge Pavilion marks the famous bridge's 75 years.

The Golden Gate Bridge Pavilion marks the famous bridge's 75 years and utilizes Nichiha USA's Illumination Series panels.

June 22, 2012

With features such as Nichiha's Illumination series panels, super-insulating glass units, and LED...

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June 19, 2012 | Posted by Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor

Part of Better Buildings Initiative, Centers Will Focus on Energy Efficiency Workforce Developmen...

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June 13, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Top-level real estate professionals have been ignored as the industry has pushed to get sustainab...

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LEO A DALYs design for the headquarters reflects SACs close culture, collabora

LEO A DALYs design for the headquarters reflects SACs close culture, collaborative work environment and its commitment to the

June 12, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

LEO A DALY also provided site selection, programming and master planning services for the project...

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June 11, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Porto brings a broad depth of expertise in civil and structural engineering to new and existing p...

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The newly installed windows offered an unexpected benefit for those who work in

The newly installed windows offered an unexpected benefit for those who work in the church offices. The church is located at the

June 11, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

New windows would need to not only stand the test of time, but also accommodate the aesthetics of...

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June 11, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

eservices platform uses the power of the Internet to deliver more value to customers.

June 11, 2012 | By Marilyn E. Kaplan, RA, FAPT, and Joseph P. Hill, RA

Our experts analyze the next generation of energy and green building codes and how they impact re...

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Augie Insalaco

Augie Insalaco

June 11, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Reed Construction hired Augie Insalaco as a project manager and promoted Matt Mahoney from projec...

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Hill will be managing construction of four of the ten towers to be built as part

Hill will be managing construction of four of the ten towers to be built as part of the Porto Arabia development.

June 11, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The complex is a mixed-use development featuring both residential and commercial properties.

June 08, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The Living Building Challenge was chosen from a pool of 122 of entries from around the world.

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June 08, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Student input on green elements provides learning experience.

The Tufts School of Dental Medicine developed a multi-year, multi-phase master p

The Tufts School of Dental Medicine developed a multi-year, multi-phase master plan to promote sustainability and positive envir

June 08, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Project receives LEED Gold certification.

Kris Yates

Kris Yates

June 08, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Yates is responsible for the start up, launch and ongoing sales and marketing of Allsteel’s new B...

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In the spring of 2009, Muhlenberg College embarked on an expansion and renovatio

In the spring of 2009, Muhlenberg College embarked on an expansion and renovation to Seegers Student Union. The college develope

June 08, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Seegers Student Union at Muhlenberg College has been reconstructed to serve as the core of social...

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Stantecs 2011 Sustainability Report outlines its performance towards environmen

Stantecs 2011 Sustainability Report outlines its performance towards environmental, social, and economic goals and identifies s

June 07, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Stantec's fifth annual Sustainability Report was prepared in accordance with the internationally...

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Many of the energy challenge organizational meetings took place in the Santa Fe

Many of the energy challenge organizational meetings took place in the Santa Fe Building, in the penthouse of which Daniel Burnh

June 06, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Tenants can exceed building energy challenge targets recently announced by Mayor Emanuel.

Sensor-operated faucets, such as this wall-hung, ADA-compliant model, help impro

Sensor-operated faucets, such as this wall-hung, ADA-compliant model, help improve hygiene as compared to conventional faucets.

June 06, 2012 | BY C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Earn 1.0 AIA/CES learning units by studying this article and successfully completing the online e...

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June 05, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Peter Ellis will now lead Cannon Design's urban planning and city design practice in collaboratio...

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The Chicago Center for Green Technology is the nations first rehabilitated muni

The Chicago Center for Green Technology is the nations first rehabilitated municipal building to receive LEED Platinum rating f

June 04, 2012

Chicago Center for Green Technology uses high-speed, energy-efficient hand dryers to share its gr...

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June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

By completing this course, you earn 1.0 HSW/SD AIA Learning Units.

June 01, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The full report contains participating firm demographics, energy reduction initiatives undertaken...

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The International Animal Health and Food Safety Institute at the K-State Olathe

The International Animal Health and Food Safety Institute at the K-State Olathe Innovation Campus recently received LEED Silver

June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Aspects of the design included a curtain wall and punched openings allowing natural light deep in...

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The current Ka Makani Community Center lobby entry following rehabilitation.

The current Ka Makani Community Center lobby entry following rehabilitation.

May 31, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

An abandoned historic structure gains a new life as the focal point of a legendary military distr...

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Bomel Construction Co. recently completed the structural concrete phase of the l

Bomel Construction Co. recently completed the structural concrete phase of the largest construction project ever undertaken at S

May 30, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Components of the $9-million structural concrete construction phase included a 700-foot-long, bel...

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Eun Grace Ko's winning entry for Boral Brick's Live.Work.Learn student archite

Eun Grace Ko's winning entry for Boral Brick's Live.Work.Learn student architecture contest.

May 30, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Eun Grace Ko, a student at the Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada, named winner of annual cont...

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The event took place in view of the project site where construction of the medic

The event took place in view of the project site where construction of the medical centers 398,350-sf patient tower is underway

May 29, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

McCarthy workers joined the patients, donning construction gear and hard hats, to help with their...

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