Verde at Howard Square is part of a larger development that will ultimately consist of 409 townhomes, 600 apartments and retail/commercial spaces. The project features a 187 kW PV array on the garage roof and it became the first LEED Platinum apartment project in the state. It also was the recipient of the People’s Choice Award at USGBC Maryland’s 2015 Wintergreen celebration.
ABP provided fundamental and enhanced commissioning of HVAC, domestic hot water, lighting control and photovoltaic systems. Additionally, ABP was instrumental in securing significant energy efficiency utility incentives from BGE which exceeded $180,000.
New Construction – 4-story, 370,240 GSF apartment building with 299 units and 538 parking spaces.
Developer: ATAPCO Howard Square I Business Trust
Architect: Gate 17 Architecture
General Contractor: Lend Lease Construction Inc.
MEP Engineer: Scot Engineering
Mechanical Contractor: Mid-Atlantic Air
Electrical Contractor: Benfield Electrical Company
TAB Contractor: PEG
Address: Off US Route 1 and Port Capital Drive in Elkridge, MD
Completion Date: Summer 2014