- LEED Project Management (BD+C v3 Gold)
Location: Valley Glen, CA
Area: 28,839 square feet
Owner: Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD), Los Angeles Valley College
Building Type: Higher Education, Administrative Office
Verdical Group completed LEED v3 Gold certification project management for the LA Valley College Community Services Center in 2016. The 28,839-square-foot project, which contains a gymnasium and various other recreational areas, was completed on time and on budget for the LACCD. The project used a combination of strategies to achieve energy cost savings of 34 percent and has offset 15.4 percent of total energy costs through onsite-generated renewables. Additionally, the project diverted 87 percent of onsite-generated construction waste from landfills, 18 percent of the building materials used were manufactured using recycled materials.