Swinerton In the News

Swinerton Builders: September 08, 2010

NASA Sustainability Base Makes Cover of The Registry

Our very own Sustainability Base project at NASA Ames Research Center made the cover of The Registry's September 2010 issue. Also featured in the magazine was an article on the project which talks about the rise in new building codes and the innovations of Sustainability Base.

 

"At some level, Sustainability Base is a typical office. It will house 2010 Ames workers, two-thirds of whom perform operational functions typical of most modern organizations. But that is where the usual ends."

 

"...the intent is to use the building to evaluate the predictive accuracy of Energy Plus itself...Perhaps most astounding, the building software is expected to learn."

 

To read the full article, see the pdf below