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WFU Building Wins LEED Status

25 Jul 2011 (Last Updated July 25th, 2011 18:30)

Wake Forest University's Welcome Center and admissions building in the US has been awarded LEED Gold certification by the US Green Building Council. The 23,000ft² building was completed in March. It was designed by Lambert Architecture + Interiors and built by Landmark Builders.

Wake Forest University’s Welcome Center and admissions building in the US has been awarded LEED Gold certification by the US Green Building Council.

The 23,000ft² building was completed in March. It was designed by Lambert Architecture + Interiors and built by Landmark Builders.

Sustainable design features of the 23,000ft² building include high-efficiency mechanical systems and natural light in most spaces to reduce reliance on artificial light.

Nearly 90% of waste generated during construction was diverted from landfill for recycling and reuse.