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Excavated Soil

NC-2009 MRc2: Construction Waste Management
posted by Vivian Wan on Jul 8, 2010, 12:16 am

According to guidebook 'Excavated soil and land-clearing debris do not contribute to this credut', does it mean soil is not counted as construction waste, or non-recyclable waste (but still...

Last reply: Allison Beer McKenzie, Jul 9, 2010, 8:25 am

HVAC system Modulation

CI-2009 EAc1.3: Optimize energy performance - HVAC
posted by Pierre Dammous on Apr 30, 2010, 11:37 am

Considering a multi-zoning office with separate constant volume systems and zone control on every solar exposure, private office & special occupancies; can modulation of HVAC system in...

Last reply: amy amster, Jul 8, 2010, 9:13 pm

Installation Date

NC-2009 EAp3: Fundamental Refrigerant Management
posted by Alison Y Rivenburgh on Apr 29, 2010, 11:37 am

How can this be a design credit yet you must document an installation date for equipment?

Last reply: Thomas Boyd, Jul 8, 2010, 4:50 pm

Mandatory Compliance Forms

CI-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Rachael Green on Jul 8, 2010, 1:34 pm

We are moving into a building that is applying for LEED certification under NC. Our space is applying for CI v3.0 certification. Our engineers filled out the ASHRAE Compliance Form -- HVAC....

Last reply: Paul Conrad, Jul 8, 2010, 1:42 pm

Daily avarage use for soccer arenas

NC-2009 WEp1: Water Use Reduction
posted by Adriana Hansen on Jun 28, 2010, 10:34 am

In Brazil, some of the Soccer Stadium designed for the FIFA WORLD CUP 2014 is looking for LEED certification. One of them was designed considering a peak daily occupancy of 45000 visitants...

Last reply: Allison Zuchman, Jul 7, 2010, 1:39 pm

Include Fixtures in Areas to be Fitted Out in Future?

NC-2009 WEp1: Water Use Reduction
posted by Kimberly Frith on Jun 29, 2010, 9:48 am

We are working on a recreational facility with a cafe portion that will be fitted out by the future tenant, who is yet unknown (the rest of the facility will be fully finished). Our design for...

Last reply: Allison Zuchman, Jul 7, 2010, 1:13 pm

Civil work under landlord scope

NC-2009 SSp1: Construction Activity Pollution Prevention
posted by Dee Spiro on Jul 6, 2010, 8:54 am

We are building a new building but the site work is being performed by the landlord. Do we have to require that the landlord meet complete the documentation or is this pre-req considered out of...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jul 6, 2010, 9:47 am

No hard deadline

General forums
posted by Tristan Roberts on Jul 5, 2010, 8:27 am

Grace, I am not aware of any firm deadline to apply for LEED for any of the Design and Construction rating systems.
The issue is more likely to be whether you can successfully submit a LEED...

Last reply: Grace Ming, Jul 6, 2010, 7:36 am

Hazardous materials

NC-2009 MRc1.1: Building reuse - maintain existing walls, floors and roof
posted by Mara Baum on Jun 15, 2010, 7:48 pm

Can anyone confirm that mold is considered to be a...

Last reply: Anne Nicklin, Jul 6, 2010, 2:42 am

Enhanced Commissioning

CS-2009 EAc3: Enhanced Commissioning
posted by James Thornton on Jun 30, 2010, 6:34 pm

I have a question and a comment. The question first:

Is the cost per square foot fee mentioned in the article for Enhanced...

Last reply: James Thornton, Jul 5, 2010, 6:09 pm