SL Green’s Portfolio is “Greener” Than Ever NEW YORK CITY (1/19/18) — Sustainable Investment Group’s (SIG’s) team of consultants and engineers led SL Green Realty Corp. (SL Green), New York City’s largest owner of commercial real estate, through the impressive feat of LEED-certifying over 8.7 million square feet of existing Class A office space simultaneously.  In total, nine… more info

Client: GWCC Authority Overview The Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC) is a 3.9 million square foot convention and entertainment center located in the heart of downtown Atlanta, GA, adjacent to Philips Arena. This enormous structure was built in four phases spanning 26 years from 1976 to 2002. The structure is actually three buildings (A, B,… more info

Minnesota Twins Ballpark Target Field, home of the Minnesota Twins Baseball Club, earned LEED for New Construction Silver certification in 2010, and LEED for Existing Buildings Silver certification in 2011. Recently, Sustainable Investment Group (SIG) implemented LEED Performance Path at the stadium, recertifying to LEED Gold in April 2017. Target Field, aptly titled the “Greenest Ballpark… more info

Atlanta’s first LEED Gold Residential High-rise Tower SIG Services Provided: LEED BD+C: New Construction Consulting Fundamental Commissioning Enhanced Commissioning 60 11th Street is a 20-story 353,000 SF mixed-use high-rise residential development in midtown Atlanta, GA. There are four retail spaces located at street level, encompassing approximately 14,000 SF. Levels 2-5 contain off-street parking for about 500… more info

LEED for Existing Buildings Gold Certification SL Green hired Sustainable Investment Group (SIG) to guide nine of their properties through the LEED EB: O+M process this year, including the 2 million square foot world headquarters for Viacom in Times Square, 1515 Broadway. With SIG’s help, the building was able to implement green best practices, operating… more info

LEED Gold and Platinum Portfolio SIG’s LEED expertise drives leading real estate company to unprecedented certification ATLANTA (April 18th, 2017) — Paramount Group, Inc., a leading U.S. real estate investment trust, took the unprecedented step of achieving Gold and Platinum LEED recertification across its entire portfolio — 13 million square feet of existing Class A office… more info

Client: The Clarendon Group Overview In a city with over 570 green certifications, Boston is an established market for the LEED® green building program. The Clarendon Group, one of SIG’s Boston clients, also has a team of forward-thinking and sustainably-minded professionals managing the 21-story building at 265 Franklin Street. This project was really exciting because the… more info

Client: Paramount Group Overview One Market Plaza consists of two large office towers that equal over 1.8 million square feet of Class-A office and retail space, and is one of the most impressive office buildings on the SanFrancisco skyline. One Market Plaza features the 42-story Spear Tower and the 27-story Steuart Tower and was built in 1976.… more info

Client: Colliers Overview 73 Tremont is a Class A office building in the heart of Boston’s Financial District. It is owned by Rosalie K. Stahl Trust, managed by Colliers International, and houses many facilities and offices for Suffolk University, including the school library and café, the University Welcoming Center, staff and graduate offices, the Suffolk television… more info

Client: Kronberg Wall Architects Overview The New Orleans Jazz Market is a two-story facility serving the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra, including an auditorium/stage area with back-of-house space, office space (box office, manager’s office, and artistic director’s office), a front lobby, and an education/practice room. The facility houses the Jazz Archives and music education experiences. The… more info

Client: Paramount Group Overview Paramount Plaza, or 1633 Broadway, in New York City has over two million square feet of space and also houses two Broadway theaters, the Gershwin and Circle in the Square. The 670 foot tower occupies most of the block west of Broadway between West 51st and West 50th Streets. Formerly known… more info

Client: Clarion Partners Overview The Clarion Partners Office Renovation is a 47,710 square foot office space located in the famous Helmsley Building at 230 Park Avenue in New York City, and will operate as a refreshed office space for Clarion Partners. The space includes typical office spaces including private and open office areas, conference and… more info

Client: Paramount Group Overview Liberty Place located in the central business district of downtown Washington DC has many outstanding features. The building is only blocks away from the White House and also has easy access to public transportation. This 12-story office tower made up of limestone and glass was built in 1991. The building has… more info

Client: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Overview The Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank provides office and administration space for the Sixth Federal Reserve District, covering the states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, and parts of Mississippi, Louisiana and Tennessee. With additional branch offices in Birmingham, Nashville, Miami, Jacksonville, and New Orleans, the building had to be wired… more info

Client: Cousins Properties Overview 3344 Peachtree Street is the tallest mixed-use building in Atlanta standing 635 feet tall. Located in the prestigious community of Buckhead (sometimes called the “Beverly Hills of the East”) and consisting of 18 stories of office/retail space, 82 residential units and 6 levels of parking, this Tower Place high-rise is very impressive.… more info

Client: Cassidy Turley Overview: 171 17th Street is a 22-story high-rise Class A office structure that offers 533,259 square feet of space. It is located in Atlantic Station in the Midtown district of Atlanta, and offers easy access to I-75, I-85, the MARTA/subway and the bus line. Designed by Smallwood-Reynolds-Stewart-Stewart & Associates, Inc. and completed… more info

Client: PM Realty Group Overview Resurgens Plaza is a 25-story Class “A” mixed-use commercial office building located at 945 East Paces Ferry Road in the Buckhead Heights neighborhood of Atlanta, Georgia. Designed by Smallwood, Reynolds, Stewart, Stewart & Associates, Inc. and completed in 1988 Resurgens Plaza has 438,580 SF of space and is anchored by… more info

SIG’s Role On This Project: Indoor Environmental Quality Prerequisite 1, ASHRAE Level I Energy Audit, Energy and Atmosphere Prerequisite 2,  Testing and Balancing Scope. Overview: Going Big with LEED: The Georgia Dome is the 1.6 million square foot home of the Atlanta Falcons, and the Georgia World Congress Center is a 3.9 million square foot… more info

Client: Clement & Wynn Overview First Congregational Church – UCC is located at 105 Courtland Street Atlanta, GA. The church was organized in May of 1867 at Storrs School and met in the school’s chapel until 1877. It is the second oldest Black Congregational Church in the United States. The current building replaced a smaller,… more info

Client: JLL Overview Located at 1120 Sanctuary Parkway, Stonebridge I is a 6-story, 150,500 square foot, Class “A” office building that was built in 2006. It offers visitors and tenants an opportunity to spend their days surrounded by acres of trees, beautifully landscaped green areas and spectacular water features. Sanctuary Park has a large lake… more info

Client: JLL Overview Sanctuary Park – Stonebridge III is located at 1130 Sanctuary Parkway in Alpharetta, Georgia. This 167,854 square foot building was completed in 2008 and has an impressive amenity package that includes a park environment with a spring fed lake, jogging trails, access to three cafes, three fitness centers, three corporate conference centers,… more info

Client: Cousins Properties Overview: Tower Place 200 sits next to GA 400 in the heart of Buckhead in Atlanta, Georgia. The vision set at the start of the project was, ‘High-Performance Business in a High-Performance Building.’ True to the LEED goal of whole building solutions, improvements were made in each resource impact category. Addressing the building… more info

Client: Jones Lang LaSalle Overview Mansell Overlook is a campus of four class-A multi-tenant offices located in north metro Atlanta. The entire campus is operated and maintained by Jones Lang LaSalle Americas. The property manager proposed the idea of LEED certification to the building owner as a comprehensive strategy to reduce operating expenses as well… more info

Client: Atlanta Property Group Overview Northcreek Office Park consists of four eight-story buildings with a total of 536,453 square feet. The convenient location of this property is only a half mile from the West Paces Ferry Road and Northside Parkway intersection which offers easy access to I-75 and I-285. It is only minutes from Cumberland… more info

Client: Hines Overview 750 7th Avenue is a multi-tenant office building with retail on the ground level and is located one block from Times Square in Manhattan, NY on the edge of the Times Square Special Theater District. The 36-story, 620,000 square foot office tower holds offices for Morgan Stanley as well as the law firm… more info

Client: Parmenter Realty Partners Overview Buckhead Tower at Lenox Square is located in the heart of Buckhead, Georgia with upscale shopping, restaurants, and public transportation within walking distance. This building is a 369, 908 SF Class “A” office building that is the office component of a mixed use property that includes Lenox Square Mall and… more info

Client: Cousins Properties Overview Standing 20 stories tall on the east side of prestigious Buckhead, One Buckhead Plaza is a vibrant home to various company headquarters, commercial offices and a host of high-end shops, restaurants and services. The building was designed by highly respected architects at Thompson, Ventulett, Stainback & Associates and built in 1987 as… more info

Client: JLL Overview Just one mile from Georgia 400 in Alpharetta, Georgia One Deerfield Centre is strategically located within the 550 acres in the Deerfield Park area. Built in 1999, this property offers many on-site amenities including a cafe, dry cleaner, hotel, restaurant, Harvard-style meeting rooms, conferencing center and a business lounge. Well appointed men’s… more info

Client: JLL Overview: Perched at the edge of Alexandria’s vibrant and prestigious Old Town district, 1940 and 2000 Duke Street are low-rise commercial buildings often referred to as the Crescent at Carlyle. Together, they form the entrance to the master-planned mixed-use development anchored by the extensive U.S. Patent and Trademark Office complex. At 70.52 feet… more info

Client: KIPP Metro Atlanta Overview An education in green technology. When the students at KIPP STRIVE Primary School take their seats in class, they aren’t thinking about the air quality. Yet their school at 1444 Lucile Ave SW in Atlanta, GA monitors and protects them from elevated CO2 levels. Nor are they wondering about the efficiency… more info

Client: United States Army Corps of Engineers Overview Ft. Bragg, North Carolina is the home of one of the largest military bases in the world. The complex covers more than 251 square miles and is home to more than 91,000 military personnel, civilian employees and family members. The Ft Bragg 3rd SF Group HQ is… more info

SIG’s Role On This Project: Retro-Commissioning (RCx), LEED Support, EA Credits 2.1, 2.2, &2.3. Overview In support of Carter’s LEED® O+M: Existing Buildings application, Sustainable Investment Group (SIG) performed retro-commissioning and the associated LEED support to optimize the systems and operation of the building.  

Client: Ackerman Medical Overview Marietta Medical Center was built in 1989. When Sustainable Investment Group team members first sat down with the project team, we discussed a vision to guide our work. As an integrated team, we arrived at the goals of long-term value and durability. More conceptually, our vision was to bring this building into the 21st century… more info

Client: Hines/Morgan Stanley Overview Tucked away in the forested suburbs north of New York City, the Hines/Morgan Stanley offices at 2000 Westchester are a prime example of not judging a building by its façade. From the outside, the building looks massive and rugged. It would not be out of place in a conversation about brutalist architecture… more info

Client: Daniel Corp. Overview Most major American cities have an iconic street whose name is known near and far. Each household name conjures instant recognition of a matching reputation in retail, business, or residential exceptionalism. New York’s Fifth Avenue is for haute couture shoppers, and its Wall Street is an economic powerhouse.  Pennsylvania Avenue is the… more info

Client: LRN Overview “We shape our dwellings and thereafter they shape us.” – Winston S. Churchill, 1944. Based in New York City and serving a global community, LRN stands out among other business advisors by building legal and regulatory environments that foster ethical cultures. Their corporate philosophy describes Human Operating Systems as influencing the ecosystems of… more info