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The Spinnaker Group Projects Win Big at Gala Verde 2013

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The Spinnaker Group Projects Win Big at Gala Verde 2013

 The best of the best in LEED Certified Buildings in South Florida were honored Saturday night, September 21st, 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 for this fierce competition had the finest projects to select from.  Some of the project categories included Public, Private, Single-Family, Municipal, Educational, Healthcare and Corporate to name a few.

As Title Sponsor of the event, The Spinnaker Group walked away with 4 project awards; Wellington Municipal Complex (LEED for New Construction, Public), NSU Center of Excellence Coral Reef Ecosystems Research (LEED for New Construction Education), Garden Building (LEED for Commercial Interiors) and Madison View Affordable Housing (LEED for New Construction Residential).

The evening also included Keynote speaker, John Picard, world-renown environmental consultant, who wowed the crowd with an inspiration message.

 

Most Outstanding LEED NC Project (Public)
Sponsored by Trane South Florida

Village of Wellington Municipal Complex

 

Most Outstanding LEED NC Project (Private)
Sponsored by Transwestern

Pine Crest Central Chiller Plant

 

Most Outstanding LEED NC Project (Residential)

Madison View

 

Most Outstanding LEED NC Project (Healthcare)

West Kendall Baptist Hospital

 

Most Outstanding LEED NC Project (Education)

Nova Southeastern University — Center for Excellence for Coral Reef Ecosystems Research

 

Most Outstanding LEED CI Project

DPR Office Suite 110

 

Most Outstanding LEED CS Project

Garden Lounge Building

 

Most Outstanding LEED EB:OM Project
Sponsored by TangibleGreen

255 Alhambra

 

Most Outstanding LEED for Schools Project
Sponsored by Pirtle Construction

Pine Crest Preparatory School Lower Classroom Bldg.

 

Most Outstanding LEED ND Project

NW Gardens

 

Most Outstanding LEED for Homes / Single Family Project
Sponsored by Abney+Abney Green Solutions

2020 Alton

 

Most Outstanding LEED for Homes / Multi-Family Project
Sponsored by E3 Building Sciences

NW Gardens III

 

Most Outstanding LEED for Homes / Mid-Rise Project
Sponsored by Abney+Abney Green Solutions

Dr. Kennedy Homes

 

Most Outstanding Community LEEDer
Sponsored by JM Family Enterprises

John Banting

 

Most Outstanding Green Business
Sponsored by Florida Power & Light

Solar and Energy Loan Fund (SELF)

 

Most Outstanding Green Government
Sponsored by CALMAC

City of Ft. Lauderdale

 

Most Outstanding Green Elected Official

Richard Kaplan — City of Lauderhill Mayor