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WELL Building Standard: WATER

Posted in Blog on Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at 2:25 pm No Comments
WELL Building Standard: WATER

The Spinnaker Group Inc.

Sustainability + LEED Consulting, Energy Modeling, Building Commissioning
By: Jessica Lieberman, LEED AP ID+C, Director of Marketing

Clean water is one of those luxuries in life probably most taken for granted by Americans. In other parts of the world and even in our own “backyard” of Flint,…

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WELL Building Standard: AIR

Posted in Blog on Monday, June 27th, 2016 at 9:55 am No Comments
WELL Building Standard: AIR

Clean air is a critical component to our health. Air pollution is the number one environmental cause of premature mortality, contributing to 50,000 premature deaths annually in the United States and approximately 7 million, or one in eight premature deaths worldwide. Pollutants generated indoors can lead to a variety…

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Summer Days LEEDer Update

Posted in Blog on Monday, June 20th, 2016 at 12:23 pm No Comments
Summer Days LEEDer Update

As political conversations heat up along with the summer temperatures, one thing that ALL of us can agree on is this; thank goodness for the modern luxuries of life, aka, air conditioning! But with our thermostats dialed way down, the question must be asked, “Are we doing…

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The WELLNESS Report

Posted in Blog on Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 10:09 am No Comments
The WELLNESS Report

Wellness
noun.
The quality or state of being healthy in body and mind especially as the result of deliberate effort.

The way in which spaces are designed has a direct impact on physical and mental fatigue, awareness, memory cognition, depression, cardiovascular & musculoskeletal health. (See our previous blog on Circadian Rhythm

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WELL AP’s Join Florida LEED Consulting Staff

Posted in Blog on Monday, April 18th, 2016 at 10:05 am No Comments
WELL AP’s Join Florida LEED Consulting Staff

Last week, The Spinnaker Group received official confirmation that two of its very own LEED Project Managers became part of an elite group of sustainability experts to achieve the exclusive status of WELL Accredited Professional. Jonathan Burgess, Vice President of Sustainable Operations and Brittany Storm, LEED Project Manager both passed the WELL Accredited Professional exam with…

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