2016 Finalists: The Smooth Operator
The most improved building across multiple categories achieved solely through improved operations & maintenance and/or retrocommissioning.
Justin Farnsworth for the Wingcrest Buildings (UT)
Sometimes the low-hanging fruit is the sweetest: how this Salt Lake City project added 40 points to its ENERGY STAR score.
Patrick Richardson for Smith-Wright Hall Controls (NC)
It’s every manager’s nightmare: a costly building upgrade that leads to endless tenant complaints. Then comes the job of improving performance with a $0 capital budget.