Tag: Sustainability

Conserving Our Natural Resources

Sustainable Urban Development is Key The depletion of natural resources is a growing concern, particularly in urban areas where resources are in high demand. For...

LEED-certified Neighborhoods Showcase Sustainable Design

Several developments in Colorado are certified under the LEED for Neighborhood Development (LEED-ND) rating system.

Sustainability Requires Cultural Change

Before “sustainable design” came into our vernacular, structural engineering firms were focused on efficient designs with conventional materials.

Sustainable Building Colorado Style

Colorado is home to many companies dedicated to providing sustainable materials. We spoke with three local companies about their products.

Tread Lightly with Offsite Construction

A growing trend across construction, offsite construction brings several sustainability advantages to urban building in particular.

Mitigating Legal Risks in Urban Sustainable Building

There are a number of legal challenges that can arise for builders when using sustainable building techniques.