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"In an age where professionalism and a true team approach appear to be in short supply, ASG stands out as possessing an unusual blend of a thoughtful approach, team effort, and dogged determination to achieve the results sought in a real estate project."

Robert Scheutz, Acting Director, Department of Central Services, City of Annapolis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

"Working with ASG has guaranteed us excellent results and complete satisfaction. We are currently taking advantage of their skill for our upcoming year projects"

Fay C. Granning, President, Board of Directors. The Towers in Westchester Park

Green Projects


THE ENVIRO CENTER

Jessup, Maryland

The Enviro Center is a state-of-the-art executive green executive office building. Phase I building of the overall site development incorporates numerous high performance and sustainable technologies including adaptive reuse of existing materials, natural ventilation and daylighting, rainwater reclamation, passive and active solar features, natural, rapidly renewable and low VOC products.

Phase II development will achieve LEED® Platinum status and include net positive storm water reclamation and infiltration, zero net energy operations, zero net carbon footprint, along with habitat restoration and organic food production on an urban infill site. ASG is providing comprehensive design, design development, product specification, LEED and engineering consulting, and construction administration services.

MASONVILLE COVE ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CENTER

Baltimore, Maryland

ASG is providing green building consulting services to Moffat and Nichol, a consultant to the Maryland Port Authority. ASG established and is implementing a holistic project strategy to guide the project team in the design and construction of a green building that will serve as a place for community children to learn about their natural environmentand to assist in the reclamation of an abandoned area of Baltimore City..


THE ROBINSON NATURE CENTER

Columbia, Maryland

The Robinson Nature Center is the first nature center to be owned and operated by Howard County Government. This project will add to the Middle Patuxent River wildlife area operated by the County's Department of Parks and Recreation. The site will be developed and the building designed and constructed using “Green Building” technologies emphasizing the importance of conserving energy and natural resources. ASG is providing green building consulting services to the design team on behalf of the Robinson Foundation, a financial stakeholder in the project.


TAKOMA VILLAGE COHOUSING

Washington, DC

ASG provided Dynamic Commissioning Services in conjunction with Building Environmental Science & Technology (B.E.S.T.), and consulting for the Owners and Developers during construction of this multi-family cohousing project. Takoma Village Cohousing is featured on the web site for the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (US Department of Energy).

 

EASTERN VILLAGE COHOUSING

Silver Spring, Maryland

ASG provided Dynamic and LEED® Commissioning Services and consulting for the Owners and Developers during construction of this multi-family cohousing project. Eastern Village received the Silver LEED certification rating from the USGBC and was selected by the National Association of Home Builders as the 2005 Green Project of the Year in the Multi-family Luxury category. ASG played a pivotal role as both LEED commissioning authority for the developer and then as home owner's construction advocate during and post-construction.

 

UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND –RESEARCH & EDUCATION CENTER

Clarksville, Maryland

ASG is providing consultant services to prepare a conceptual floor plan and color rendering for a proposed green building at the research and education center in Clarksville, Maryland. This has included organizing and facilitating various meetings and charrettes with the University to discuss potential LEED® strategies, “green” features and benefits, and incorporation of those selected into the final conceptual drawings. ASG created a design that has captured the vision and mission of the University of Maryland College of Agriculture Extension Service enabling the organization to confidently promote that vision to a broad range of future stakeholders.

 

RUPPERT NURSERIES

Laytonsville, Maryland

Ruppert Nurseries is creating a new corporate office campus in Laytonsville, Maryland. They are renovating an historic residence, and creating two new office buildings that will be seeking LEED certification. As part of further development they will be seeking Platinum LEED® Certification for an additional building under development. ASG is the LEED® consultant helping them to coordinate with their architect and contractor to incorporate green features in the campus of buildings being constructed, to reflect their corporate mission and to achieve the desired LEED certifications.


RIVERDALE

Columbia, Maryland

Riverdale is a planned development of over 150 upscale townhome residences and two multi-story condominium buildings with an additional 240 units. This site is located along the Middle Patuxent River and is to become a model for future neighborhood development in Howard County utilizing appropriate "green" strategies. ASG is providing ongoing consulting and advisory services in land planning, storm water management, water reclamation and reuse, and habitat restoration strategies for this critical infill site.

 

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