Performance is Five Buildings, Seven Acres, and One SolarTrac Shading System

Capitol Crossing

Downtown Washington D.C. is home to Capitol Crossing, a 2.2 million square foot, 7-acre, office, housing, and retail complex that's restoring three long city blocks. Capitol Crossing is a state-of-the-art complex that is LEED Platinum Certified, meaning it meets the absolute highest level of sustainability

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Parkland Memorial Hospital

Sprawling site adapts for future / automates for performance

The largest county hospital in America, after a 2.8 million square foot expansion. To remain a leader in healthcare while accommodating changing needs, Parkland collaborated with Mecho and the architects on a phased design approach, helping it adapt to unprecedented growth and to provide patients with the utmost care.

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San Francisco PUC Headquarters

Named one of the ten most sustainable buildings of 2013 by AIA

Daylighting is a key part of PUC’s stainability strategy, complementing a novel, on site wastewater recycling system, a roof-mounted photovoltaic array, vertical-axis wind turbines, and an earthquake-resilient, concrete structure.  

Florida Hospital for Women

Daylighting promotes the healing process

Growing research demonstrates that patients recover faster and better from illness or surgery in settings that offer abundant daylight and views to the outdoors. Architectural design that provides these features is proven to correlate with reduced medication intake and shorter recovery periods, thereby improving patient outcomes and quickening room turnaround times.

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