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retail definition?

ND-Plan-v4 SLLc4: Bicycle facilities
posted by Ian Scott on Jan 6, 2016, 2:41 pm

I am curious what uses "retail" would include. Have searched for a definition but can't find one. I think it covers what I think of as primarily ground-floor commercial and is distinct from...

Last reply: Eliot Allen, Jan 6, 2016, 4:16 pm

Peak discharge/flow rate

NC-2009 SSc6.1: Stormwater design - quantity control
posted by hana manai on Dec 22, 2015, 4:56 pm

Which formula do you use to calculate peak flow rate (1 and 2-year, 24hours). I am using NRCS (SCS) TR-55 Graphical Discharge Method. Is that recommanded?

Last reply: Michael DeVuono, Dec 28, 2015, 5:50 pm

Water-Related Systems Implementation Phase

CS-v4 IPc1: Integrative process
posted by Tyler Young on Dec 23, 2015, 3:50 pm

I love the introduction of this credit. I have a question regarding the implementation phase of the water-related systems. The credit requires an explanation how one on-site non-potable water...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Dec 28, 2015, 5:34 pm

How to calculate capacity for commercial ice makers?

NC-2009 EAc4: Enhanced Refrigerant Management
posted by Lindsay Austrom on Jul 16, 2015, 2:13 pm

I have a project with a commercial kitchen, so we're gathering info on all of the walk-in coolers, freezers, etc. However, I'm not sure how to document the ice maker cooling capacity since they...

Last reply: Lindsay Austrom, Dec 21, 2015, 4:47 pm

Carpet in LEED v4

NC-v4 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by Ben Campbell on Mar 4, 2015, 10:02 pm

Is it just me, or is there not much to work with in terms of compliant carpet for Low-Emitting Materials in LEED v4? The USGBC's Third Party Certifications and Labels table inlcudes FloorScore...

Last reply: Reinhard Oppl, Dec 17, 2015, 2:30 am

Limited access for inpatient units

Healthcare-v2009 SSc9.2: Connection to the natural world - direct exterior access for patients
posted by Brian Pescod on Dec 2, 2015, 3:05 pm

We're looking at this credit as a potential Innovation in Design for a Long-Term Care BD+C project. For our project, there are 2 large courtyards as well as several balconies that can be accessed...

Last reply: Susan Walter, Dec 5, 2015, 2:14 pm

Qualifying VRF Systems

CS-2009 EAc4: Enhanced Refrigerant Management
posted by Kristopher Lashley on Mar 10, 2015, 6:28 pm

We are working on a retail project and the mechanical designer insists on using a split VRF system. However the Mitsubishi systems he recommends do not meet the allowable refrigerant/ton set out...

Last reply: Steve Loppnow, Dec 2, 2015, 6:37 pm

right of ways adjacent to project?

ND-Plan-v4 NPDc7: Transit facilities
posted by Ian Scott on Nov 30, 2015, 3:09 pm

Given how a project boundary is supposed to be defined, either the project side of the right of way or the far side (non-project side) of the right-of-way, for this credit how do you deal with...

Last reply: Eliot Allen, Nov 30, 2015, 6:13 pm

FTE calculation and use associated for visitors

Healthcare-v2009 WEp1: Water Use Reduction
posted by Annabelle Lam on Nov 25, 2015, 12:54 pm

this to the GBCI reviewer. (See below for info on Peds Visitors and go over to the NC forum on occupancy for more things I've discussed with people there.) Log in or register to post comments ...

Last reply: Susan Walter, Nov 30, 2015, 2:34 pm

Does restaurant dishwashers qualify as waste water?

NC-2009 WEc2: Innovative Wastewater Technologies
posted by Kristopher Lashley on Apr 16, 2015, 5:15 pm

I am wondering if I can include a restaurant dishwasher in my waste water calculations for WEc2?
According to the reference guide waste water is defined as
"the spent or used water...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Nov 27, 2015, 2:34 pm