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Swinerton Builders Sacramento: April 07, 2011

Facility Engineers Gear up to Manage Green Buildings

Article originally featured in the Sacramento Business TImes

 

The job for property managers and building engineers is changing with the new emphasis on efficiency and conservation - including the need for familiarity with new software and control systems and the ability to perform routine energy audits. I'le like going from a typewriter to a laptop experts say.

 

"Most buildings are trending this way," said Jennifer Lauritzen, senior project manager at HMH Builders in Sacramento. The company build the highly enervy efficient Natomas Gateway Tower, a 12-story office building near Interstate 5. "If you're meeting California code, you are already taking a step toward LEED."

 

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