New LEED® Industrial Park in Laval – Cosoltec and Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ Kick off INDUSTRIA 440 Industrial Park Project

Cosoltec and the Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ today kicked off Industria 440, a major project consisting of industrial and commercial condos to be built in an industrial area strategically located next to highway 13 on highway 440 in Laval.  The project is expected to generate economic spinoffs of $200 million. Industria 440 will be built on a 1.5 million-sq.-ft. lot and [...]

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Bureau Veritas Singapore Laboratory Achieves LEED Gold Certification

bBureau Veritas Consumer Products Services is pleased to announce its laboratory in Singapore has been certified as LEED Gold by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC).  This follows the recent LEED Gold certifications awarded for the Hong Kong Head Office, and Noida laboratory in India as well as the most recent LEED Platinum awarded for Sri Lanka laboratory within the Bureau Veritas Group. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130627/622724 ) This [...]

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Greenbuild 2014: LEED, Google, William McDonough, Brad Pitt

Greenbuild 2014 kicks off today in New Orleans, showcasing the latest technology and developments in sustainable building. Here’s a roundup of green building news from the Big Easy. The 2014 Greenbuild LivingHome, designed and developed by LivingHomes in partnership with Make It Right, is a LEED Platinum net-zero home that serves as a showcase of how cutting-edge sustainable building techniques can contribute to affordable housing. The home features a host [...]

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Balfour Beatty Construction Features LEED® v4 Expertise at Greenbuild International Conference & Expo

alfour Beatty Construction, administrator and design-build manager of the LEED® v4 certified Canon U.S.A. distribution center, is presenting lessons learned from the construction of the project in an education session at the 2014 Greenbuild International Conference & Expo. A leader in digital imaging solutions, Canon U.S.A.’s Norcross, Ga. distribution center was recently recognized as the first-ever LEED v4 distribution center in the “Building [...]

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Seavest’s Kent Ambulatory Services Pavilion Achieves LEED Gold

Seavest Healthcare Properties LLC announced that the Kent Ambulatory Services Pavilion in Warwick, about 15 miles south of Providence, R.I., has achieved Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design® (LEED) Gold certification. LEED, a building rating system developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), evaluates six different areas of environmental and energy significance: sustainable sites; water efficiency; energy and atmosphere; [...]

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888 San Mateo Receives LEED Platinum Certification from the US Green Building Council

A residential community in San Mateo was recently awarded LEED Platinum certification by the United States Green Building Council. 888 San Mateo is a residential community owned and developed by the Sares Regis Group of Northern California. The announcement means that 888 San Mateo is only the sixth residential community in the country with over 150 units to garner the [...]

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Bureau Veritas Singapore Laboratory Achieves LEED Gold Certification

bBureau Veritas Consumer Products Services is pleased to announce its laboratory in Singapore has been certified as LEED Gold by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC).  This follows the recent LEED Gold certifications awarded for the Hong Kong Head Office, and Noida laboratory in India as well as the most recent LEED Platinum awarded for Sri Lanka laboratory within the Bureau Veritas Group. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130627/622724 ) This [...]

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CVS/pharmacy West Haven Store Awarded Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum Certification

CVS Health announced today that the CVS/pharmacy store in West Haven, Connecticut has been awarded the Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum certification, making it the most energy efficient CVS/pharmacy store in the country. This achievement marks the first CVS/pharmacy store to be certified with the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) highest distinction and is the company’s eighth [...]

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