client chose to pursue LEED certification.
We evaluated opportunities provided by the selected site. The bank
was able to retain the existing foundation and slab from the previous
building on the site, and recycled the materials from demolition.
Evaluated opportunities provided by the brand image: Evaluated what
sustainable approaches would provide the most long term value. The
natural extension of the bank's design philosophy was to focus to
elements that would increase occupant health and comfort. Low VOC
materials were selected for all interior finishes to eliminate harm
from chemicals typically emitted by standard building products.