Archive for the sustainable design Category

A New Path: Exploring Alternative Certification for Existing Buildings

A New Path: Exploring Alternative Certification for Existing Buildings

In Fall 2016, more than 5.6 million commercial buildings in the U.S. received their first opportunity for global sustainability performance benchmarking and recognition with BREEAM — the United States’ newest sustainable assessment method.

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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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BREEAM USA In-Use Assessor Training at Covo in San Francisco

BREEAM USA In-Use Assessor Training at Covo in San Francisco

Urban Fabrick is pleased to announce that a BREEAM USA In-Use Assessor Training course will take place at the Covo coworking space in San Francisco December 13-14. BREEAM is a leading sustainability assessment method for masterplanning projects, infrastructure and buildings.

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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 Christopher Diem as Office Manager

Urban Fabrick Hires Christopher Diem as Office Manager

Urban Fabrick, Inc., a sustainability consulting and communications company, is pleased to announce that Christopher Diem has joined the team as Office Manager for our San Francisco office.

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UFK’s Richman Neumann & Allan Robles Pass Their Respective Architecture Accreditation and WELL AP Exams

UFK’s Richman Neumann & Allan Robles Pass Their Respective Architecture Accreditation and WELL AP Exams

Urban Fabrick, Inc., a sustainability consulting and communications company, is pleased to announce that BIM Technology Associate Richman Neumann and Sustainability Associate Allan Robles have respectively passed their Architecture Accreditation and WELL Accredited Professional (AP) exams!

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Urban Fabrick Hires Colleen FitzSimons as Project Manager

Urban Fabrick Hires Colleen FitzSimons as Project Manager

Urban Fabrick, Inc., a sustainability consulting and communications company, is pleased to announce that Colleen FitzSimons, PMP, LEED AP BD+C, BPI BA, GPR has joined the team as Project Manager in our San Francisco office.

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Urban Fabrick Moves to Coworking Spaces in NYC & SF

Urban Fabrick Moves to Coworking Spaces in NYC & SF

Urban Fabrick, Inc. is pleased to announce that our NYC office has relocated to the environmentally-responsible 195 Plymouth Street location of Green Desk, a co-working space in the Dumbo district of Brooklyn.

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Bill Worthen Speaking About Public Health, Public Spaces

Bill Worthen Speaking About Public Health, Public Spaces

The Commonwealth Club in San Francisco is hosting a panel discussion on Public Health, Public Spaces on Monday June 27 at 6:30 pm.

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