Ingersoll Rand Building B Receives LEED® Gold Certification

Located in Davidson, NC, Ingersoll Rand’s Building B underwent a renovation and addition, which encompassed approximately 79,000 ft²   of space.  The renovation and addition included an infill for a second level to accommodate 240 permanent employees in offices and open floor work stations with access to large, medium and small conference rooms, copy/print rooms, and break rooms among others.  The …

Building EnergetiCx Receives the 2016 Crowns of Enterprise ‘Small Business Enterprise of the Year’ Award

Building EnergetiCx received Small Business Enterprise of the Year award with the City of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County.  The Crowns of Enterprise Awards began as a think tank between like-minded small business advocates within the City of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County in May of 2012. This was their fifth year of recognizing and honoring small businesses that demonstrate exemplary leadership.  Building …

President Shares with Local HOA

Building EnergetiCx President, Shane Nault, represented the USGBC North Carolina Chapter in presenting an educational session to the residents of the Highland Creek community on “Sustainable Homes, A Sustainable World Starts at Home”.  Studies show that we spend 90% of our time indoors.  The course introduced the basics of sustainability and the benefits it brings to residential homes while presenting the case …

Barringer Construction Global Office Earns LEED® Silver Certification

Barringer Construction’s Global Office has achieved  LEED® NC Silver Certification.  Barringer Construction is a Charlotte-based construction management firm committed to delivering exceptional corporate interiors, mission critical and commercial construction projects.  The project included the renovation of an existing office space that was transformed into a world class office space.  The space includes offices along the perimeter of the building that center around …

President Speaks at Green NC

Shane Nault co-presented at Green NC as part of the pre-conference to the NC State Energy Conference.  Green NC was presented by a partnership between USGBC North Carolina and North Carolina Building Performance Association.  The conference had more than 300 attendees that were able to learn from industry experts, meet with leading industry product and service providers, and network with clients, vendors, …

Building EnergetiCx is a Certified Commissioning Firm (CCF)

Building EnergetiCx recently became recognized as a Certified Commissioning Firm (CCF) through the Building Commissioning Certification Board (BCCB).  The BCCB is a legally separate non-profit organization from the Building Commissioning Association (BCA) for the purpose of recognizing building commissioning professionals who meet the standards of the BCA.  Being only the second CCF in the state of North Carolina, this certification shows …

Building EnergetiCx is a Crown of Enterprise Finalist

Building EnergetiCx has been named as a finalist for the 2016 Crowns of Enterprise awards! The Crowns of Enterprise Awards began as a think tank between like-minded small business advocates within the City of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County in May of 2012. They are now embarking upon their fifth year of recognizing and honoring small businesses that demonstrate exemplary leadership …

Harris Corners Corporate Park Receives ENERGY STAR Label

Harris Corners Corporate Park is a 75-acre park that offers tenants a unique opportunity to lease space in a Class A environment in a prime location. Its strategic location at the corner of I-77 and WT Harris Boulevard allows commuters throughout the Charlotte region to reduce travel time without sacrificing a quality workplace location.  The three-building Class A portfolio includes …

Pierce Chapel – Wesleyan College Receives LEED® Certification

The original Pierce Chapel located on Wesleyan College’s downtown site was the central feature of campus life, and its significance was enormous. After the destruction of Pierce Chapel by fire in 1963, Wesleyan had no chapel facility at all, and for fifty (50) years was the only Methodist-affiliated college in the state without a dedicated chapel building. Construction for the …

DOE Announces the CEM® Certification Meets the Better Buildings Workforce Guidelines

The U.S. Department of Energy announced that the Association of Energy Engineers® (AEE®) Certified Energy Manager® (CEM®) is the first certification program to be recognized under the Better Buildings Workforce Guidelines program. The Better Buildings Workforce Guidelines are a national framework from which organizations can develop high-quality and nationally recognized training and certification programs, helping to address consistency, quality, and …