Construction, they say, is full of surprises. That’s particularly the case during site preparation for a building that will be located on land that’s been part of the built environment for more than a century. It’s even more true when your project is designed to exacting Living Building Challenge standards.
As the contractor prepares to fence in the construction site on the Kendeda Building, Lord Aeck Sargent’s Ramana Koti took a simple survey on the experience so far for fellow design team members.
Georgia Tech students provided updates last night on six pilot projects connected to the Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design. In the process, they’re contributing to a more mindful approach to design and construction.
From our friends at Georgia Tech, here’s an update on a pilot composting project tied to the Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable design.
Here’s a quick look at what what various industry players and the media are saying about President Trump’s decision yesterday to impose a 30 percent tariff on imported solar panels.
In just four minutes, this video from our friends at Georgia Tech does a great job at explaining the thinking behind Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design.
What notable trends do you see emerging in commercial green building? We asked eight experts and came up with five green building trends for 2018.
The International Living Future Institute’s Brad Liljequest gets some interesting answers on ILFI’s Trim Tab site from PAE Engineers’ Brad Mead in an interview about net zero building’s and Project Drawdown.
Designers, builders, employers and property owners need to “go beyond simple LEED standards” in their commitment to healthy buildings, a leading construction industry management consultant argues in a recent paper.
A major article on the Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design in Architect Magazine offers a big-picture perspective that’s helpful for those of us who are very close to the project.