Mindful of its carbon footprint, Austin Block 185 meets the LEED Platinum standard, has easy access to many of Austin’s bus routes and has a large bike parking facility, including racks and a repair station.
Challenges in constructing Hill View House started right from the beginning. The house was designed to be built on a slope, and finding a contractor with experience in slope construction proved difficult.
This 74,500-sq-ft LEED Silver school serves students ages 3-22 with severe special needs, including medically fragile children, providing tailored educational opportunities and instruction to increase their independence and improve quality of life.
With leases on office space set to expire, the Texas Dept. of Transportation aimed to complete its new campus and relocate employees on an accelerated schedule. This led the agency to use a CMAR delivery for the first time.