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Group certification- calculating and placing bike racks

CS-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Barbora Cicvárková on Nov 7, 2019, 10:03 am

Hi all,

we are pursuing group certification for project with 5 separated above ground buildings (section A,B,C,D,E) connected with underground parking garages.

Each section has...

Last reply: Barbora Cicvárková, Nov 11, 2019, 7:20 am

LT C6- peak visitors

CS-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Maria Peralta on Jul 1, 2019, 12:23 pm

David Posada Integrated Design & LEED Specialist SERA Architects LEEDuser Expert 1976 thumbs up July 8, 2019- 6:18 pm See the response over at: https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/forum/estimating-peak-visitors#comment-58173   Log in or register to post comments ...

Last reply: David Posada, Jul 8, 2019, 6:18 pm

Estimating the Peak Visitors

CS-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Ciaran McCabe on May 7, 2019, 11:17 am


Is there an accepted methodology for calculating the number of peak visitors. I am working on a Core & Shell Office therefore its not straightforward to estimate ?


Last reply: David Posada, Jul 8, 2019, 6:14 pm

Distance to the bycycle storage from the main entrance

CS-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Instra Ingenieros on Jul 6, 2018, 7:03 am

Hi all!

In our project i have the following case: I have a bicycle storage with capacity for 100 bycycle (enough for comply with the...

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Apr 4, 2019, 4:30 pm

Bicycle racks distance

CS-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Guillaume Rose on May 28, 2018, 5:41 am


In my Project, there are 2 bicycle areas : 

- 1 at the same level as the entrance but the distance is more than 30 meters

- 1 in the basement, but a lift dedicated to...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, Mar 27, 2019, 9:57 am

Does double stacked bicycle racks comply with the credit?

CS-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Olga Yuil on Jun 5, 2018, 11:48 am

Bicycle racks should reflect best practices in design and installation. The rack should support the bicycle in at least two places, to keep it from falling over, and allow the owner to lock both...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, Jan 15, 2019, 11:16 am

Bikes & Showers for Multiple Buildings

CS-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Sanyog Rathod on Sep 21, 2017, 1:07 pm

We have three Core & Shell Buildings on one site. They are pursuing seperate certifications, and because of the small size of the projects, we are not doing a campus or group certification....

Last reply: FABIO VIERO, Jan 15, 2019, 10:31 am

Appendix 2 Default Occupancy Numbers

CS-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Yoyo Shek on Dec 17, 2018, 1:59 am

Hi All,

In C&S project, the reference guide has provide a Default Occupancy Numbers for calculating the building occupant.
In this credit, we have to provide 1 on-site shower for...

Last reply: Dustin Norton, Dec 18, 2018, 8:38 am

Bicycle racks distance when in garage

CS-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by David Lazaro on Sep 15, 2017, 7:58 am

When requiring bicyle racks are 30 metres from any functional entry to the building, what is the ruling regarding basements? In LEED v2009, a bicycle rack placed in the garage in a basement...

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Dec 10, 2018, 9:33 am

Project Boundary (Urban Environment)- Bike racks on sidewalk

CS-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Matthew Wang on Nov 14, 2018, 10:30 am

I have a commercial office building in Manhattan with retail on the ground floor.  The public sidewalk is excluded from the Project Boundary because it is outside of my property line and a public...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Nov 14, 2018, 11:56 pm