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LEED® Silver for Deckers

The new global headquarters for Deckers, the company that makes Uggs, Tevas, Sanuk and other footwear, has earned the company a LEED® Silver Certification.

Deckers Outdoor Corp. built a 190,000-square-foot ground up complex of four buildings in Goleta, California, outside Santa Barbara.

The headquarters made of recycled building materials has parking spaces reserved for energy-efficient cars and power stations for electric vehicles. It has a bike storage area with showers and changing facilities for employees and environmentally friendly irrigation and water drainage systems and energy efficient lighting and mechanical systems.
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LEED® Platinum for DIRECTV

DirecTV was awarded LEED® Platinum for commercial Interiors.  At approximately 1,000,000 sq. ft. and with a total of 4 buildings, the client relied heavily on the decision making capabilities of ARC and innovative design.
Some of the strategies used included optimized zoning controls, equipment efficiencies, thermal comfort and lighting controls that included dimming and sensor controls.

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LEED® Gold for Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo project was awarded LEED® Gold for commercial Interiors.  Wells Fargo Los Angeles  occupies floors 53 through 55 of the AON building, 707 Wilshire Blvd, in Los Angeles, California. The Total build-out area is approximately 60,000 rentable square feet and include core areas.

Some of the strategies used included optimized zoning controls, Indoor air quality, thermal comfort and lighting controls that included dimming and sensor controls.