Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Budget / Size: $23M / 73,000 SF
LEED Status: LEED-NCv2.1 Gold
Services: As LEED consultant to the construction management firm, Vertegy provided site personnel training on LEED requirements and documentation protocols, and preparation and implementation of management plans for LEED design and construction integration.
Under separate contract to the owner, Vertegy provided coordination and submission of the LEED certification submission package and LEED certification process management with USGBC.
Schedule Start: October 2005
Schedule Completion: June 2007
Client Contact: Robert Schaeffer, Jr., L.A. Schaefer Construction Co., Inc., 314.205.2555
Dennis Dill, St. Louis Community College, 314.574.1235
Vertegy Contact: Thomas Taylor, Principal, 314.399.9992
Description: This building is the focal point of St. Louis Community College’s West County Campus and houses high-tech classrooms and labs, offices, student services, lounges, a bookstore and multipurpose room. Through implementation of Vertegy’s LEED process management, the project was able to achieve exemplary performance in three separate Materials and Resources credits, as well as 14 of the possible 15 points available in the Indoor Environmental Quality category. Vertegy assisted the project in becoming the first community college in the Midwest to receive Gold level LEED certification.