Leadership in energy & enviromental design   LEED
     
Guiding Goals
Reducing the total ownership cost of facilities

Improving energy efficiency
and water conservation


Providing safe, healthy, and
productive built environments

Promoting sustainable
environmen
tal stewardship

Protecting our future
 
 
LEED Project
   
VA Regional Office Building
LEED-NC Gold certification
 
 
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Committed to create a healthy environment
 

The spirit of sustainable design is important to us and our commitment to working with our clients in achieving this goal is brought to every project.

The team will share a vision of a project that embodies the concepts of sustainable design, although a LEED certification may or may not be sought. The facility and its site will affect the natural environment, the economy, and the community.

LEED was created to accomplish the following:

  • Sustainable Sites
  • Water Efficiency
  • Energy & Atmosphere
  • Materials & Resources
  • Indoor Environmental Quality
  • Innovation & Design Process

 

Certification

Different LEED versions have varied scoring systems based on a set of required "Prerequisites" and a variety of "Credits" in the six major categories.

Buildings can qualify for four levels of certification:

  • Certified
  • Silver
  • Gold
  • Platinum

LEED certification is obtained after submitting an application documenting compliance with the requirements of the rating system. Certification is granted solely by the Green Building Council responsible for issuing the LEED system used on the project.

 
   
 
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