Tag Archives: Building Automation

Intelligent Building Solutions

The complexity of the core systems required for the daily operation of commercial buildings has increased over the years; fortunately, the methods for controlling these systems have progressed as well. With the advent of intelligent building technology, communication and control systems have evolved to the point that it is possible to integrate all the electrical, […]

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South Florida Green Building Construction is Growing, and Fast

Green building construction in the U.S. is growing at an exponential rate, so quickly that by as early as 2016 it may represent 55 percent of all commercial and institutional construction. While commercial buildings still account for the largest share of the green building market, the percentage of residential projects is increasing steadily. In addition […]

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LEED Green Building Rating Systems

Demand for LEED Certified buildings continues to grow, as building owners and tenants seek to experience the financial and environmental benefits that green buildings offer. For those seeking LEED certification for their building, the first step is choosing which LEED Green Building Rating Systems qualifications you will be meeting. The U.S. Green Building Council, which administers […]

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How to LEED Certify a Miami Building Project

Everyone seems to be discussing LEED Certification these days. You probably have some familiarity with LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Certification and the benefits it offers: higher rental asking prices, reduced health and security risks, lower operating costs, decreased environmental impact, and the cachet of “green magic,” that sets buildings apart and makes […]

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600 Brickell First LEED Platinum-Certified Building in South Florida

The U.S. Green Building Council has awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Platinum certification to developer Foram Group for their building at Brickell World Plaza, making 600 Brickell the First LEED Platinum-Certified Building in South Florida. The 600,000-square-foot 40-story building sets a new international standard for sustainability and connectivity in office development. Designed by […]

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