Environmental Design + Construction magazine for June 2011 edition has been released. You can read latest progressive architect, designer, specifying engineer and building developer with essential information on the rapidly growing green building industry in this issue. Here are feature articles for this month.
Chill and Serve
When hydronics contractor Robert Reid saw the radiant flooring plan for a commercial winery, he questioned whether the system would work as designed.
Named for one of world’s leading environmental scholars and designed with the theme “Earth Keepers” in mind, the Windsor, Ontario, Canada Dr. David Suzuki Public School is at the leading edge of environmental design and is a demonstration project for all of North America.
Fiber of Youth
In the 16th century, Juan Ponce de León was said to have searched far and wide for a mythical fountain whose waters restored youth. Budget constraints might require many facility managers to do the same, but instead of using the water to restore their own youth, they’d like it to restore their carpeting.
Eleven Times Square is a sculptural, glass-clad office tower occupying a full block on one of the world’s most celebrated urban thoroughfares: Manhattan’s 42nd Street.
Best in Show
Coverings’ PROJECT: Green last year put on display a number of projects that best exemplify sustainable tile and stone design. This year, PROJECT: Green did the same.
Geographic Eligibility: USA (Print or Digital Edition), Canada, Mexico, Selected International (Digital Edition Only)
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