The new headquarters at College and Nall in Overland Park, Kansas is now LEED Certified. The building was designed to meet the sustainable requirements through the United States Green Building Council (USGBC). Its features include erosion and sedimentation control, drip irrigation, energy management systems, on-site shower facilities, and preferred parking for low-emitting and fuel-efficient vehicles.
The Olathe Parking Garage, located in Olathe, Kansas, has been awarded Project of the Year in the category of projects between $5 – $10 M, by the Associated General Contractors of America. The expansion of this building increased the available parking to 706 stalls. This 6 level 100,000 SF building is designed to LEED Silver Criteria. The design-build team consisted of Hoefer Wysocki Architects and Turner Construction. This project will be highlighted in the Modern Builder Magazine this month.
The Department of Homeland Security Immigrations and Customs Enforcement Office in Denver, Colorado has officially achieved LEED Silver Certification. This 2-story 50,000 SF office building includes a detention space, 125 parking stalls, a 2-bay sally port, truck dock, secure mailroom, redundant mechanical systems with a backup generator and a blast exterior. BC Development is the developer of this GSA project.
Consolidated Family Care / Troop Medical Clinic located at Fort Bliss, El Paso, Texas is 85% complete. Interior finishes are in progress, which include composite tilt-up concrete panels with a textured acrylic coating, high-impact EIFS in select areas, aluminum window and door frames, glazing and a TPO roof membrane. HWA has teamed with Walton Construction for this design-build outpatient clinic that includes primary care, pediatric, aviation medicine, physical exam, physical therapy, optometry, preventive medicine, mental health clinics, pharmacy, lab, radiology, medical records, administrative and building support functions. This 144,000 SF building is the largest free standing clinic the US Army will occupy. This project is designed to LEED Silver criteria.
Today HWA’s FBI Jacksonville project team is in Florida to attend a Dedication Ceremony for the new 139,000 SF building. The Jacksonville Field Office is a USGBC registered LEED project currently in the certification process with a goal of LEED Silver. Below is a plaque HWA presented at the ceremony, an official LEED plaque will be provided once the building has officially received the certification.
The Shawnee Justice Center of Shawnee, Kansas has officially obtained LEED Certification at the Certified Level. This 77,000 SF project includes a fire station, police station and courthouse. This public safety campus, completed in June of 2008, was a design-build project with McCownGordon Construction. View more of our LEED projects.