US University Centre Receives LEED Platinum Certification

1 September 2010 (Last Updated September 1st, 2010 18:30)

The newly expanded student recreation centre at the University of Arizona (UA) in the US has received LEED Platinum certification for the incorporation of sustainable measures. The 53,000ft² facility was delivered by Sasaki and M3 Engineering & Technology, Sundt Construction and

The newly expanded student recreation centre at the University of Arizona (UA) in the US has received LEED Platinum certification for the incorporation of sustainable measures.

The 53,000ft² facility was delivered by Sasaki and M3 Engineering & Technology, Sundt Construction and the UA.

The scheme incorporates various water and energy-efficient features and utilises sustainable recycled materials and resources during construction.

The sustainable building features a series of courtyards volleyball courts, shaded covered walkways and large outdoor spaces.