29 Dec '11, 10am

What a Billion-Dollar LEED Gold Project Looks Like

What a Billion-Dollar LEED Gold Project Looks Like

The project pulled together more than 6,400 employees who were working out of multiple leased spaces in different parts of the Washington, D.C. metro area and consolidated them into two adjacent office towers, so while it missed out on the opportunity to reclaim or re-purpose existing buildings, there is potentially some offset in creating a more cohesive workforce that can communicate more efficiently, and get things done with less need to travel between different locations. The project also provides the opportunity to consolidate multiple facilities such as a visitor center (which sports a green roof, by the way) and to coordinate mass transportation.

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