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Aventura Optima LEED Platinum Awards

Posted in Featured on Friday, December 5th, 2014 at 1:26 pm No Comments
Aventura Optima LEED Platinum Awards

Not only did Aventura Optima Plaza receive the 2014 South Florida USGBC’s Gala Verde Award for Core + Shell but it also has won the South Florida Chapter NAIOP Project of the Year Award!

A Class A office and medical complex located at 21500 Biscayne Boulevard in Aventura was recently…

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A Grateful Group

Posted in Blog, News on Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 11:20 am No Comments
A Grateful Group

This week, instead of writing our normal informative blog post, we thought we’d do something a little different. This week we’ve decided to send a message of THANKS in lieu of a message of information! We hope this is OK with our readers because ultimately it is you and…

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GalaVerde 2014: The Best in LEED

Posted in Blog, News, Uncategorized on Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 at 11:47 am No Comments
GalaVerde 2014: The Best in LEED

The best of the best in LEED Certified Buildings in South Florida were honored November 1st, at the USGBC’s (United States Green Building Council) South Florida Gala Verde Awards Celebration at Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale. With 17 awards distributed and over 75 applicants in total, the judges…

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The 411 on the LEED Dynamic Plaque

Posted in Blog on Monday, November 3rd, 2014 at 12:21 pm No Comments
The 411 on the LEED Dynamic Plaque

While at Greenbuild this year I attended a session on the LEED Dynamic Plaque and came to understand some new dimensions of this tool. The LEED Dynamic Plaque is an add-on to existing LEED certifications. It represents an ongoing performance element to, what has been to date, a static…

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Get the Know How: Systems Manuals Demystified

Posted in Blog on Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 11:57 am No Comments
Get the Know How: Systems Manuals Demystified

If you have worked on a LEED project lately and submitted EA credit 3 Enhanced Commissioning for review, you probably have noticed that the reviewers are being more stringent on what’s included in the systems manual. The trick to a good systems manual is to start putting it together…

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