This new 160,000 SF academic interdisciplinary research facility for cutting
edge engineering and computer science research at Dartmouth College. The
program includes teaching in biotech, energy technologies, cyber-security,
and other areas of critical fields of research, along with a central atrium with
collaboration spaces that overlook the lab spaces.
AHA provided LEED Energy Modeling, LEED Administration, and Measurement
& Verification services. AHA guided the project to achieve a LEED
Platinum certification rating from the USGBC. Through encouraging the
implementation of on-site renewable energy, achieving all innovation
credits, and optimizing refrigerants, construction materials, and indoor
environmental quality. The project originally targeted a Gold certification.