14 Jun LEED Gold Certification Achieved
West Palm Beach, FL (June 20, 2014) The new Pratt & Whitney West Palm Beach Engine Center, which is a state-of-the-art 97,000-square foot production facility built by Hedrick Brothers Construction, has achieved LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. The Gold LEED designation was awarded on the whole-building approach to sustainability by recognizing performance in five key areas of human and environmental health; sustainable site development, water efficiency, energy, materials selection and indoor environmental quality. The manufacturing facility is located at 17900 Beeline Highway, Jupiter, FL. The project team included Arcadis.