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Temporary Materials- Formwork

NC-v4 MRc3: Building product disclosure and optimization - sourcing of raw materials
posted by Christopher Drew on Aug 18, 2015, 1:32 pm

The materials credits apply to components that are permanently installed in the building. However, the use of temporary construction materials, in particular formwork and formwork systems can be...

Last reply: Paula Melton, Aug 19, 2015, 8:18 am

LEFEV Parking spots in shared garage w/ no dedicated spaces

NC-2009 SSc4.3: Alternative transportation - low-emitting and fuel-efficient vehicles
posted by ELIZABETH REITER on Mar 26, 2015, 12:58 pm

Regarding Option 1 of providing preferred parking for LEFEV for 5% of the total vehicle parking capacity of the site. Here is our issue/question. We have two buildings being submitted as a '...

Last reply: Tak Louie, Aug 10, 2015, 3:27 pm

LEED AP BD+C V4 EXAM in one month!

General forums
posted by Moataz Sakkary on Aug 8, 2015, 10:08 am

Dear All

Please guide me if any other way than studying the USGBC book, as I have to take me Exam by 15 of September???!!

And what is exactly the eight tips companion workbook ?...

Last reply: Paula Melton, Aug 10, 2015, 10:21 am

Decorative Lighting

CI-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Yaser Al Sharif on Aug 4, 2015, 4:22 am

Dear All,

I have three questions:

- We are applying for a commercial interior project, we received our final review (after prem. review) I received a new comment that wasn't...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Aug 4, 2015, 9:24 am

Heat Recovery Counts?

CS-2009 EAc2: On-Site Renewable Energy
posted by Dina Ammar on Jul 28, 2015, 10:29 am


Will the energy harvested from a heat recovery equipment installed on a chiller and/or the fresh air system in our project count towards on-site...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jul 28, 2015, 10:40 am

Minimum building energy performance

ND-Plan-v4 GIBp2: Minimum building energy performance
posted by sam Alfassy on Jul 13, 2015, 6:01 am

based on the fact that we are on a planning stage only, what would be the documentation that approves compliance to this requirement.

Last reply: Eliot Allen, Jul 13, 2015, 11:23 am

Stormwater Management Plan

NC-2009 SSc6.2: Stormwater design - quality control
posted by Nisreen Alhussein on Jul 10, 2015, 8:11 am

I cant find clear cut for Stormwater Management Plan definition, i mean is it using both structural and non structural plans to achieve stormwater quality control?

Last reply: Michael DeVuono, Jul 10, 2015, 8:29 am

Gypsum board recycling resource, Saudi Arabia

NC-2009 MRc2: Construction Waste Management
posted by Shreepad Bandagi on Jun 30, 2015, 7:20 am

Wondering if anyone would have a resource for gypsum board recycling anywhere in Saudi Arabia. Thanks!

the documentation language

NC-2009 SSc1: Site Selection
posted by ESRA OZKONUKSEVER on Jun 19, 2015, 2:44 am

hi everyone,
working on a project outside of U.S. I ve gathered the necessary equivalent documentation for this credit but it s all in the local language. I ve translated all the...

Last reply: Melissa Kelly, Jun 25, 2015, 4:39 pm

ASHRAE 55 Compliance in Dubai

NC-2009 IEQc7.1: Thermal comfort - design
posted by Annalise Reichert on Jun 16, 2015, 5:28 pm

I am working on a project in Dubai, the design engineer has performed a psychrometric analysis using 46.0°C (DB) and 29°C (WB) for climatic design cooling conditions. The project space is cooling...

Last reply: Annalise Reichert, Jun 17, 2015, 11:54 am