Design: Frontier Project
The Frontier Project is a 14,000 square foot demonstration building that will be open to the public. The building will feature the latest in sustainable design, systems, products, and technologies. The goal of the Project is to educate residential consumers, commercial builders, and sustainable design advocates regarding the latest methods and technologies in water, energy and site conservation. The Project architect is HMC Architects and the builder is Turner Construction Company. The target completion date is summer of 2009.
The Frontier Project will feature the latest, innovative technology, systems and products. Featured technology will include Photovoltaics, a Green Roof System, Rapidly Renewable Materials, a Sustainable Demonstration Garden, a Cool Tower and Solar Chimney, and an onsite stormwater management Cistern. The Frontier Project will both utilize and display new technologies that are available or in development for both the residential and commercial consumers. The facility is to meet LEED Platinum standards.
Check out the website: www.frontierproject.com, you can see a webcam of the construction site and get more information about the project.
Posted by Maya Camou