Design, Build, Own, Live: A Green Building Case Study (Hudson Valley) Thursday, April 23, 2015 7 pm

  • 23 Apr 2015
Event Description

Thursday, April 23, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
USGBCNY - Upstate Chapter (Hudson Valley Branch)

Design, Build, Own, Live: A Green Building Case Study
Presented by Rick Alfandre

Thursday, April 23, 2015m 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Rowley Center for Science & Engineering
Sandra and Alan Gerry Forum Room 010
Orange County Community College (SUNY Orange) Middletown, NY

Rick Alfandre, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, will discuss his firm’s new office building in New Paltz, NY. Topics to be discussed include: the purchase of the land, development of the design, financing, opportunity costs, construction phasing, the decision to pursue LEED certification, finding tenants and ultimately inhabiting a high performance green building. Alfandre will discuss unexpected positives and negatives of the overall process, as well as a comparison of initial goals/aspirations compared to actual events.

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