Crisler Center Earns LEED Gold

By Maggie Ryan
The University of Michigan’s Crisler Center achieved LEED Gold certification on June 3, 2013. The arena, originally built in 1966, was expanded and renovated in order to more effectively promote and accommodate the University of Michigan’s various athletic programs.

Green Technology Center Models Sustainable Design

The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research in Danville, Va., recently received LEED Gold certification for its new Sustainable Energy Technology Center (SENTEC). The institute is an independent organization that works with Virginia Tech, Averett University and Danville Community College.

Café Renovation Increases Efficiency

A café at the University of Pennsylvania’s business school recently received LEED Gold certification, a part of the design firm’s overall plan to increase the efficiency.

BlueCross Headquarters Earns LEED Gold

BlueCross BlueShield’s headquarters in Tennessee, which includes 950,000 square feet of office space, recently received LEED Gold certification.

$34 Million UON Building Awarded LEED Gold

The University of Nebraska at Omaha achieved LEED Gold certification for Mammel Hall, the new home to the College of Business Administration and the first building in the University of Nebraska system to achieve LEED Gold.

Austin's Tallest Building Awarded LEED Gold

Not only is Thomas Properties' Frost Tower the largest high-rise office building, it's also the first downtown structure to receive LEED Gold certification.

Aviva HQ Named Largest LEED Building in Iowa

Aviva USA, a sales leader of indexed life insurance and indexed annuities, received LEED Gold certification for its new headquarters, making it the largest building in Iowa to receive the honor.

Boston Office Achieves LEED Gold Certification

First Wind, an independent wind energy company, achieved LEED Gold certification for its 36,000-square-foot historic downtown Boston headquarters.

Basketball Arena Shoots for LEED Gold Certification

The University of Oregon’s new Matthew Knight Arena, scheduled to host its first opening game on January 13th, is anticipating LEED Gold certification from the USGBC.

Largest Pittsburgh Building Awarded LEED Gold

PITTSBURGH — BNY Mellon, an assets management and securities management firm, announced that its 525 William Penn Place facility in Pittsburgh has been awarded LEED Gold certification for existing buildings category.