Federal Center South Project Earns AIA Top Green Project Award
Release Date: May 10, 2013
GSA's Federal Center South 1202 Building, home of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Seattle District, has been named one of the American Institute of Architects Committee on the Environment (COTE) 2013 Top Ten Green Projects.
The COTE Top Ten Green Projects program celebrates structures that use a thoroughly integrated approach to architecture, natural systems, and technology to provide architectural solutions which protect and enhance the environment. Entries are examined in regard to their design and innovation, integration with their community, land use and effect on site ecology, bioclimatic design, energy and water use, approach to light and air, materials and construction, long-life considerations, and feedback loops.