Latest McCownGordon Construction Stories

2011-07-27 09:16:00

WASHINGTON, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Spitzer Enterprises along with managing agent, Cushman & Wakefield, Inc., a global commercial real estate brokerage and management firm, aligned with CQI Associates, LLC, a Columbia, Maryland-based energy and environmental management consulting firm, to earn LEED Gold, established by the U.S.

2011-07-19 10:26:00

NEW YORK, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Turner Construction Company announced that the Yale University Health Center in New Haven, Connecticut is the 200th Turner project to have achieved LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification from the Green Buildings Certification Institute.

2010-10-18 09:17:00

MARIETTA, Ga., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Southern Polytechnic State University's University Columns, a community designed to house fraternities, sororities and university sanctioned organizations, is on track for LEED Silver certification under LEED for Homes by the U.S.

2010-10-05 12:52:00

CHICAGO, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- McGuire Engineers (www.mepcinc.com) recently won LEED certifications for four projects, ranging from a maintenance facility to a global corporate headquarters.

2010-09-16 08:46:00

MILWAUKEE, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI) has been awarded LEED® Platinum certification -- the highest such recognition -- by the U.S. Green Building Council, for its efforts to make its Glendale corporate campus a model of energy efficiency and sustainability.

2010-07-08 09:00:00

SAN DIEGO, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Reno Contracting, announced another first today with the LEED® certification of a Job Site Construction Trailer. This is the first and only structure of its kind to achieve such a rating.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.