LEED

Senior Reviewer for HVAC Designs and Electrical Systems (DC-Baltimore Metro Area)

Company Description Advanced Building Performance, Inc. (ABP) is a commissioning and sustainable building consulting firm dedicated to assisting building owners and developers in the design, construction, and management of environmentally sustainable and high performance buildings. ABP offers “best-in-class” building commissioning and sustainable engineering consulting on green building and LEED™ projects to discerning owners, market savvy […]

USGBC Approves LEED v4

The United States Green Building Council (USGBC) announced today that version 4 of their widely used LEED rating system was approved by members in a vote. The oft-delayed rules revision garnered 86% approval. LEED ratings systems are in use worldwide, and 1.7 million square feet are certified daily. Many of the proposed rules faced push back […]

Seven World Trade Center

A testament to environmental sustainability, 7 World Trade Center (WTC) is the first LEED Gold certified office tower in New York City and the first building to achieve LEED certification under the USGBC’s Core and Shell Criteria. Re-opened in May 2006, the 52-story, 1.7 -million-square-feet office tower was the last tower to fall on 9/11 and the first to […]