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  • PNC Place

    Gensler achieves LEED Platinum certification for PNC’s 12-story office building in downtown Washington, D.C., making it the 104th LEED certified building for PNC Financial Services Group.

  • Reversible ICFs From Fox Blocks

    Fox Blocks. Preassembled interlocking blocks are offered in 4-, 6-, 8-, and 12-inch core thicknesses and measure 16 inches tall. Blocks, including corners, are designed to be reversible to speed construction and reduce on-site cuts, foam dust, and waste. Accessories include 45-degree angles, taper...

  • Continuity and Contrast

    Working with a 1915 building, SRG Partnership reveals a sustainable renovation at Portland State University.

  • September E-newsletter Editor's Note

    ECO-STRUCTURE and ARCHITECT are looking for industry feedback on the process of evaluating and specifying green materials, as well as submissions of new sustainable products.

  • An Environmental Center Exceeds Expectations

    The Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center Continues to Optimize its Performance While Drawing Crowds and Educating its Community.

  • North Bethesda Center

    A 32-acre, mixed use development includes a green roof to add visual intrigue from above as well as to assist with stormwater management.

  • WaterSense-Certified Faucet from Sustainable Solutions International

    Sustainable Solutions International. WaterSense-certified Fluid bathroom fixtures operate at 1.5 gpm. The seven-line collection includes Swing, which boasts an undulating form; Fan, Asian-inspired units with a fan-shaped waterfall-like spout; bird-like Toucan; and Sublime (shown), which is...

  • Industrial Revolution

    Looking at the final results, it’s hard to believe that more than 75 percent of the exterior structure was saved in this renovation of an industrial building. While architecturally dramatic, the transformation is equally impressive for its emphasis on sustainability.

  • Smaller Floor Plans Demand Creativity With Space, Design

    Even as home sizes shrink, buyers still want warmth, amenities, and visual appeal, say Builders’ Show speakers.

  • Custom Builder Squares Off with Production Builder Over Green Construction

    At the Greenbuild Conference last week, Tedd Benson chastised builders for not crafting high-quality homes.