Novel South Capitol Phase 1 Earns LEED® Silver Certification

Building EnergetiCx provided both Fundamental and Enhanced commissioning to one of Washington DC’s newest apartment complexes. The Novel South Capitol Phase 1 apartments contain 372 units as well as 3,000 square feet of retail space. These luxury apartments also feature various modern amenities and are located within walking distance of various landmarks including Capitol Hill, the Ballpark District, SW Waterfront, …

Little Office Receives LEED® Silver Certification

Building EnergetiCx provided Fundamental Commissioning for Little, currently the largest architectural firm in Charlotte, NC. After occupying their previous space for over 30 years, Little was excited to bring their own innovations into their workplace design. Their new 60,000-sq.-ft. office in Uptown Charlotte will focus on building sustainability and a flexible work environment. In addition to the low flow fixtures, …

United Methodist Church Western North Carolina Conference Center Obtains LEED® Gold Certification

The conference center is located in Huntersville, North Carolina, just north of Charlotte. This new building is a place for the conference to provide leadership for over 1,000 churches and approximately 300,000 members across the state. The conference center occupies the second floor of the 30,000 square foot building. Recently, this building obtained its LEED® Gold certification. Specific features which …

Royal Oaks Elementary School and Kannapolis Middle School Achieve LEED® Gold Certification

Royal Oaks Elementary, a new fine arts magnet K-5 school and a new Kannapolis Middle School are both located in Cabarrus County.   Royal Oaks Elementary consists of approximately 91,000 square feet of floor area to accommodate an initial enrollment of 768 students.  The elementary school connects to an existing Pre-K wing and includes a new administration wing, classroom wings, gymnasium, …

Wright Brothers Visitor Center Earns LEED® Gold

After a long two years, the newly renovated Visitor Center at the Wright Brother’s National Memorial reopened this past October. This nearly 20,000 square foot historic building is located in Kill Devil Hills, NC, the site of the Wright Brother’s first successful flight. While the life-size reproduction of the Wright Brother’s 1903 flyer is a striking feature, the Visitor Center also …

President Part of LEED Expert Panel on LEED v4

Mr. Shane Nault of Building EnergetiCx along with Summer Minchew of Ecoimpact and Alison Crossley of Choate Construction presented on Mastering LEED v4.  The LEED rating system was designed to become more stringent over time, and with the most recent version the USGBC has not failed to deliver on that promise. After three years of development (and six public comment periods)—LEED …

SAS Institute Building R – Earns LEED® O+M Certification

At approximately 386,000 square feet, Building R, located on the SAS Institute World Headquarters campus in Cary, NC, recently achieved LEED® for Existing Buildings (LEED® O+M) Gold Certification. The LEED® O+M rating system provides operational and maintenance strategies to maximize an existing building’s performance while reducing its impact on the environment. Services Provided Our team conducted the required ASHRAE Level …

Environamics Receives LEED® Certification

Environamics, headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, is a contracting company that specializes in interior construction and movable walls.  The company recently relocated their headquarters to an existing one-story warehouse with office space.  The existing 12,500 square foot office was renovated to create a showcase exhibit of Environamics’ interior finish products including custom drywall details, glass partitions, and wood and fabric …

CFCC – Celebrates Grand Opening of Two New Buildings

Cape Fear Community College, located in Wilmington, North Carolina, recently celebrated the grand opening of its newest building, the Advanced & Emerging Technologies Building.  This 74,000 square-foot building joins two other new buildings, the Veterinary Medical Technology Building and the Heavy Equipment and Transport Technology Building, that have also been recently completed.  The addition of these three buildings will allow …