$10 – $25

USGBC Maryland LEED Project Tour

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

North Arundel Medical Center

7670 Quarterfield Rd

Glen Burnie, Maryland 21061

Refund Policy

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

Event description

Description

Take a tour of the Kaiser Permanente North Arundel Medical Center with USGBC Maryland!

The North Arundel Medical Center is the first LEED Gold certified facility in Kaiser Permanente’s Mid-Atlantic region. Sustainable features include Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) mechanical systems, 100 percent LED lighting, instantaneous water heaters, occupancy sensors, full energy monitoring reported to Kaiser Permanente’s regional offices, a more efficient building envelope than the 2015 energy code required, an active design strategy and use of environmentally preferred materials.

This project tour, led by project team members from Gresham, Smith and Partners, will highlight the sustainable features of this healthcare facility and talk about the strategies used to achieve LEED certification.

The Project Tour: North Arundel Medical Center is approved by GBCI for 1 CE Hour (Course ID 0920015923).

Learning Objectives

  1. Articulate the value of sustainable design to healthcare clients
  2. Make connections between sustainable design practices and human health including how the project achieved an Innovation and Design credit for Active Design under the LEED NC V3 rating system.
  3. Understand the importance of lifecycle analysis in decision making including how decisions were made to design systems that reduce energy consumption and helped the project achieve 14 of the 19 points in the Optimize Energy Performance credit (EAc1) under the LEED NC v3 rating system.
  4. Overcome site challenges to accomplish environmental goals including achieving SSc5.1 Site Development – Protect or Restore Habitat under the LEED NC V3 rating system. SSc5.1 is also a regional priority credit in the project zip code.

USGBC Community members receive discounts on event registration fees.

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

North Arundel Medical Center

7670 Quarterfield Rd

Glen Burnie, Maryland 21061

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

Save This Event

Event Saved