Archive for the climate positive development Category

Overlooking risk until it’s too late is no longer an option

Overlooking risk until it’s too late is no longer an option

The fall and winter rains have come to the Bay Area but the recent devastating fires that struck the north bay are still on our minds.

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Urban Fabrick moves to Industry City

Urban Fabrick moves to Industry City

Exciting news for Urban Fabrick’s New York office – we have moved! We had outgrown our previous home in a co-working space in Dumbo, and acting on a recommendation from one of our architect friends, we found the perfect spot in Industry City.

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Kyle Pickett Speaking at GreenerBuilder Event

Kyle Pickett Speaking at GreenerBuilder Event

Kyle Pickett, Managing Principal at Urban Fabrick, Inc and Executive Director for The Urban Fabrick Collaborative, now the William J. Worthen Foundation, will be speaking at GreenerBuilder on Thursday, July 14th in San Leandro, California.

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Future Vision Project is Finalist in Best Climate Practices Competition

Future Vision Project is Finalist in Best Climate Practices Competition

So pleased to share some more great news about Future Vision! The project, developed by Resilient Design Associate Johanna Hoffman, is now a finalist for this year’s Best Climate Practices Competition for building resilience to climate disaster risk.

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Urban Fabrick, Inc. Names Wolfgang Werner as New President & CEO

Urban Fabrick, Inc. Names Wolfgang Werner as New President & CEO

On January 28, Bill Worthen, Co-Founder of Urban Fabrick, Inc., the Urban Fabrick Collaborative, and Good Design, and a long-time leader in the California and national building sustainability community, suddenly passed away. 

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Urban Fabrick is Committed to a Low-Carbon Future That Will Help Curb Climate Change

Urban Fabrick is Committed to a Low-Carbon Future That Will Help Curb Climate Change

At Urban Fabrick, we’re aware that climate change, if left unchecked, poses an immense challenge to our planet and our economy.

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Bill Worthen and Wolfgang Werner Attend Urban Green Council Gala

Bill Worthen and Wolfgang Werner Attend Urban Green Council Gala

Urban Fabrick’s founder Bill Worthen and New York office head Wolfgang Werner recently attended the Urban Green Council’s (the New York City affiliate of the USGBC) annual Gala – a fundraiser and networking event attended by a who’s who of the city’s building sustainability leaders.

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Sea Level Stories in the News

Sea Level Stories in the News

At Urban Fabrick, we’re heartened to find more ways to help our communities build a more sustainable world. To that end, we’re happy to say that Sea Level Stories is in the news.

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Urban Fabrick Hires Johanna Hoffman as Resilient Design Associate

Urban Fabrick Hires Johanna Hoffman as Resilient Design Associate

Urban Fabrick, Inc., a sustainability consulting and communications company, is pleased to announce that Johanna Hoffman has joined the team as Resilient Design Associate in our San Francisco office.

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Market Street Prototyping Festival: Sea Level Stories

Market Street Prototyping Festival: Sea Level Stories

The lands where we live have always been subject to change. From earthquakes and landslides to forest fires and hurricanes, long-term and short-term natural events continually alter the shape and function of our landscapes.

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