Companies urge employees to learn gre...

Companies urge employees to learn green ways to build buildings

There are 1 comment on the story from Oct 26, 2007, titled Companies urge employees to learn green ways to build buildings. In it, reports that:

Paul Todd Merrill, of Clayco, teaches a class in Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design to contractors and supervisors.

Read Repps Hudson's entire article at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch here.

Join the discussion below, or

Since: Feb 07

Overland, Missouri

#1 Oct 26, 2007
In Overland, Alberici always comes to mind when we thing of green building and design. It is nice to see that Clayco is also committed to LEEDs and environmentally friendly design.

Interestingly, at a recent tour I had an opportunity to talk to Mr. Alberici. He told me that their headquarters building, that is currently believed to be the highest rated platnuim LEEDs certified building in the world, did not cost them a dime above their original budget for a typical class A office space.

When you consider that as well as the operational savings from reduced electrical needs, water usage, etc why would any company not consider these design elements?

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Overland Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Quote Of The Week (Mar '15) 16 min jtkluempers 295
News Police shootings of unarmed black people have n... 54 min JustSaying 106
An honest discussion on race (Oct '16) 1 hr Marcus Welby 76
President Trump 2020 1 hr hardhead 110
Do You Feel Safer Than You Did 2 Years Ago ? 1 hr BlackLivesDoMatter 23
Democrats in Chaos (Nov '16) 5 hr Marcus Welby 269
Vintage Florissant! (Jan '08) Sun Bonnie 843

Overland Jobs

Personal Finance

Overland Mortgages