Viridian Memphis Ranked on the MBJ List of Top Environmental Consulting Firms
Northwest Arkansas Office Adds Three
Bryan Yates, Clay Spicer, and Ethan Six have all joined the NWA Viridian office.
Bryan has over twenty years of experience in the sustainability field. He is a LEED Accredited Professional in Building Design and Construction and a Certified Commissioning Agent. Bryan will work with Viridian’s new construction energy services division as Project Manager.
Clay joined Viridian as Commissioning Specialist with over twenty years of mechanical systems and HVAC experience. Clay has a degree in Applied Science of Heating and Air Technologies from Oklahoma State University and is currently studying for the Certified Commissioning Agent Exam.
Ethan Six is a senior Mechanical Engineering student at Arkansas Tech University. He will be interning at Viridian for the spring semester as Commissioning Administrator for the energy services department.
MBJ Building Memphis Award Finalists Announced
Memphis Business Journal is proud to announce the finalists of the 5th annual Building Memphis Awards.
The Building Memphis awards honor projects that have created a community impact in the areas of investment, jobs created and potential impact on a surrounding area, and it recognizes the major players involved in the projects, including owners, developers, brokers, architects/designers, engineers, contractors and financial lenders.
All project finalists were completed or substantially completed during calendar year 2016.
Viridian projects honored as finalists in the MBJ’s 5th annual Building Memphis Awards include:Read More
Viridian Honors Clients with Land Preservation at Lorance Creek
This donation will allow the property to be set aside in perpetuity to help keep the waters and wildlife of the Lorance Creek healthy for generations to come.
Just minutes from downtown Little Rock, Lorance Creek winds its way through a beautiful cypress-tupelo wetland surrounded by pine and hardwood forest. Lorance Creek Natural Area welcomes visitors with a paved walking trail and a boardwalk into the wetland interior. Click here to learn more.
Viridian + Modus Studio Team Win National Architecture at Zero Competition
The competition had two components. First, entrants created an overall site plan to accommodate 784 housing units, student services, dining center, childcare facility, and parking. Entrants were encouraged to highlight any energy efficiency strategies or systems
shown, especially ones that apply to a district scale. Second, entrants designed one building, in detail, to indicate zero net energy (ZNE) performance.
For the competition, Viridian teamed with Fayetteville, AR based architecture firm, Modus Studio to create Piezein Circuit. Read More
Little Rock Office Volunteers for Street Clean Up
Viridan Hires Director For Memphis Regional Office
Jane holds a Master of Arts degree from Duke University and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
Throughout her career, she has worked in communications, marketing, event and project management, and her work has won both international and local awards. Growing up on a farm in Newbern, Tennessee, early on she learned a love of our environment and to hate waste. She brings these professional skills and her personal background to her position of director for the Memphis Regional Office.
Jane will direct operations, client relations, and support April in her continuing business development efforts in West Tennessee, Alabama, and Mississippi.
Angela Wisely Named to USGBC Leadership Advisory Board
The Redwood Empire Chapter extends along the Northern California coast north of San Francisco to the Oregon border, and spans seven counties including Sonoma, Napa, Marin, Lake, Mendocino, Humboldt and Del Norte.
The Market Leadership Advisory Board is a group of strategic influencers who work with the USGBC community team to develop and implement programming that supports USGBC’s local, regional and global goals. The selected Market Leadership Advisory Board members represent diverse perspectives and sectors to grow and deepen USGBC’s relationships in Redwood Empire.
Click here to read the official news release.
Viridian Headquarters Earns ENERGY STAR Certification With Perfect Score
Commercial buildings that earn EPA’s ENERGY STAR certification use an average of 35 percent less energy than typical buildings and also release 35 percent less carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. Viridian improved its energy performance by managing energy strategically across the entire organization and by making cost-effective improvements to its building(s).Read More