Each year we like to take a look back and remember some of the milestones we’ve achieved with our partners, clients, and team along the way. We invite you to remember some highlights with us.
Timeline: 2016 Highlights
Project Launch: Cleveland Clinic WELL Building Standard ManagementMarch 15, 2016 Announcement Date : March 15, 2016
evolveEA begins working with the Cleveland Clinic on its first WELL Certification
The Cleveland Clinic Q2 Functional Medicine facility aims to achieve certification under the WELL Building Standard, a framework for designing and building spaces with a focus on human health.
Living Future ’16May 12, 2016 Announcement Date : May 12, 2016
LEED Gold: Carnegie Mellon Hamburg HallAugust 4, 2016 Announcement Date : August 4, 2016
An addition to Hamburg Hall at Carnegie Mellon University achieved LEED NC Gold certification. evolveEA managed the certification this second phase of a four-phase project to re-imagine the courtyard space of this historic campus building. This certification marked our sixth LEED Certified project for the University, with five more LEED projects currently underway on the Pittsburgh campus.
evolveEA Recognized as a Best For The World Certified B CorpSeptember 13, 2016 Announcement Date : September 13, 2016
evolveEA was recognized as a 2016 Best For The World company in the Environment category, scoring in the top 10% for environment related criteria among certified B Corporations worldwide .
EcoDistricts SummitSeptember 14, 2016 Announcement Date : September 14, 2016
EcoDistricts Summit workshop led by Christine Mondor, Anna Rosenblum, and Zaheen Hussain
Living Product Expo16September 15, 2016 Announcement Date : September 15, 2016
Greenbuild International ConferenceOctober 7, 2016 Announcement Date : October 7, 2016
A panel presentation by Christine Mondor, Fred Brown, Brian Wolovich and Eve Picker at Greenbuild 2016 in Los Angeles.
Millvale Ecodistrict Pivot Plan Selected for Planning Excellence AwardOctober 20, 2016 Announcement Date : October 20, 2016
Hill District Centre Avenue Corridor Plan Wins Urban Design AwardOctober 28, 2016 Announcement Date : October 28, 2016
Launch: PWSA Green First PlanDecember 2, 2016 Announcement Date : December 2, 2016
PWSA Releases Green First Plan
evolveEA’s Citywide Green Infrastructure Evaluation informed the strategic plan to develop green infrastructure networks throughout key watersheds in Pittsburgh that will help prevent flooding and contamination of rivers and streams.
LEED Gold: The Gardens at Market SquareDecember 19, 2016 Announcement Date : December 19, 2016
The Gardens, also called Tower Two Sixty at Market Square in downtown Pittsburgh achieved LEED CS Silver certification. evolveEA managed the certification process for this 17-story, 260,000 square foot mixed use building with office, retail, commercial and hotel space.
Office Activity: Silkscreen Printing at AIRDecember 21, 2016 Announcement Date : December 21, 2016
The evolveEA team spent a morning at Artist Image Resource (AIR) creating art for our office space!
We had a festive lunch together afterwards at a nearby restaurant in the North Side of Pittsburgh.
evolveEA In The News
Selected press coverage from 2016
Half of A Good House
- EvolveEA architecture firm distinguished by grasp of environmentally friendly practices
Pittsburgh Tribune Review, February
Garfield green zone would solve two big community issues
Ecodistrict Pivot 2.0 Plan envisions a brighter future for Millvale
Pitt Ohio spearheads region’s first LEED-certified trucking terminal
Pittsburgh Business Times, June
VFD Retrofits Lower Skyscraper’s Energy Consumption
HPAC Engineering, December