Maximizing efficiency through sustainable design

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From the very beginning, DTW Architects has striven to incorporate sustainable design into all its projects. The firm has made a commitment to preserve the natural environment and to create projects that maximize energy efficiency to achieve long-term sustainable design goals. This commitment has been recognized with multiple Environmental Awards and Certifications. DTW Architects is a member of the US Green Building Council and assisted the City of Raleigh in its first LEED Certified Project (Silver). See DTW’s Awards here

Current USGBC LEED Certification Projects

Neuse River Wastewater Treatment Plant Training Center,
Silver Certification, 2009

Durham Public Schools: Lucas Middle School,
Gold Certification, 2013

Durham Public Schools: Sandy Ridge Elementary,
Gold Certification, 2012

Durham County: Emergency Medical Services Station #1 (in design),
goal: Silver

Durham County: Utilities Administration Building (in design),
goal: Silver

Durham County: Administration Building (in design),
goal: Silver