US Green Building Council - Carolinas presents a LEED Tour of the Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina on February 22, 2018 from 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM. 1 HR GBCI CU Pending Approval.
As the first hotel in the Charleston area to achieve LEED certification, we are excited to receive a presentation and guided tour by the project team!
Samantha Borgen, Director of Facilities and Construction at the Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina
Shawn Mellin, Architect, Glick Boehm and Associates
Susan Collins, High Performance Building Consulting, Whole Building Systems
Chris Constantine, MEP Engineer, Constantine Engineering
The tour will explore the following topics:
LEED construction and certification process - Learn about the LEED process from start to finish: successes, challenges, and lessons learned
Sustainable design and interiors - High ceilings and an nontraditional entryway enhances guest experience, while modern coastal design features redefine Southern style
Operations and Maintenance - A look into the benefits of innovative and high-tech equipment
Sustainability programs at the resort - How the resort protects its invaluable coastline
Resiliency - During hurricane season, discover how the resort weathers the storms
Marketing and Development - How sustainability lends a competitive advantage in the market