Water Conservation http://www.newcomb-boyd.com Thu, 13 Jun 2019 14:37:20 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.10 Journey to SITES Platinum: The Lodge at Gulf State Park http://www.newcomb-boyd.com/water-conservation/sites-platinum-lodge-gulf-state-park/ http://www.newcomb-boyd.com/water-conservation/sites-platinum-lodge-gulf-state-park/#respond Thu, 31 May 2018 13:11:14 +0000 http://www.newcomb-boyd.com/?p=9532 It’s officially summer vacation season. Finally. Time to take trips to the lake or the beach, and go swimming, hiking, biking, fishing, and exploring. Enjoying all these activities usually means planning out several different trips, but Gulf State Park offers all of the above within walking distance of a new hotel built with sustainability in

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Danna Richey, PE, GPCP, Fitwel Ambassador

Danna Richey, PE, GPCP, Fitwel Ambassador

Associate, Sustainability and Energy Modeling Engineer

With more than 9 years of experience consulting on sustainable and energy efficient buildings, Ms. Richey is knowledgeable in energy modeling, measurement and verification strategies, integrated design, and commissioning. In addition to her experience with health care, mixed-use, and office buildings, she is proficient in the requirements for LEED certification and ASHRAE Standards. Ms. Richey is a PE, LEED AP, Fitwel Ambassador, GPCP, and an expert in helping projects reach their sustainability goal.
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Campus Energy Plants http://www.newcomb-boyd.com/water-conservation/campus-energy-plants/ http://www.newcomb-boyd.com/water-conservation/campus-energy-plants/#respond Mon, 07 Mar 2016 16:55:57 +0000 http://www.newcomb-boyd.com/?p=7298 Campus energy plants produce chilled water, heating water, steam and/or electricity to serve a group of buildings in a common location. These energy plants are a vital key in today’s quest to design buildings with higher energy efficiency, reduced carbon footprints, water saving features, and lower environmental impact. Energy Efficiency Chillers and boilers are the

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NOBIC Awarded one of the 2015 AIA COTE Top Ten Green Projects http://www.newcomb-boyd.com/energy/new-orleans-bioinnovation-center-wins-aia-2015-cote-top-ten-green-projects/ http://www.newcomb-boyd.com/energy/new-orleans-bioinnovation-center-wins-aia-2015-cote-top-ten-green-projects/#respond Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:06:31 +0000 http://www.newcomb-boyd.com/?p=5878 The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and its Committee on the Environment (COTE) have selected New Orleans Bio Innovation Center (NOBIC) as one of the year’s top Ten examples of sustainable architecture and ecological design projects that protect and enhance the environment. The project will be honored at the AIA 2015 National Convention and Design

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Ramya Shivkumar, CEM, WELL AP

Ramya Shivkumar, CEM, WELL AP

Senior Associate, Energy & Sustainability

Ramya has more than 10 years of experience in designing and consulting on energy efficient building systems. Her expertise includes sustainable design, energy efficiency, integrated design, and building energy analysis and simulation. Ramya is a certified WELL Accredited Professional.
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Water Conservation and Management http://www.newcomb-boyd.com/water-conservation/water-conservation-and-management/ http://www.newcomb-boyd.com/water-conservation/water-conservation-and-management/#respond Thu, 18 Dec 2014 18:50:00 +0000 http://www.newcomb-boyd.com/?p=4960 Resource conservation is important to Newcomb & Boyd and our clients’ sustainability goals. We provide innovative solutions for water conservation and management through the design and commissioning of systems that reduce, reuse and recycle. Whenever feasible, we incorporate strategies to harvest, treat and reuse stormwater, wastewater, potable and non-potable water. Emory University Residence Halls Few

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Ramya Shivkumar, CEM, WELL AP

Ramya Shivkumar, CEM, WELL AP

Senior Associate, Energy & Sustainability

Ramya has more than 10 years of experience in designing and consulting on energy efficient building systems. Her expertise includes sustainable design, energy efficiency, integrated design, and building energy analysis and simulation. Ramya is a certified WELL Accredited Professional.
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Campus Life Facilities http://www.newcomb-boyd.com/energy/campus-life-facilities/ http://www.newcomb-boyd.com/energy/campus-life-facilities/#respond Tue, 09 Jul 2013 19:27:29 +0000 http://www.newcomb-boyd.com/?p=5836 Universities and colleges are experiencing growth and pressure on existing aging facilities. This occurs at a time when funding from both government sources and endowments is decreasing. Students also have higher expectations for the facilities, resources, and amenities; the perceived quality of residence halls, dining facilities, student unions and recreational facilities can be important factors

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High-Rise Plumbing Design: It’s all the same, right? http://www.newcomb-boyd.com/publications-presentations-seminar-notes/high-rise-plumbing-design-its-all-the-same-right/ http://www.newcomb-boyd.com/publications-presentations-seminar-notes/high-rise-plumbing-design-its-all-the-same-right/#comments Sun, 27 May 2007 18:00:35 +0000 http://www.newcomb-boyd.com/?p=5019 The reemergence of our core cities as more active and vibrant communities brings pressures and challenges to those who design. The density of buildings, traffic, the scarcity of land, and a competitive spirit among developers are all factors that work together to push modern buildings higher. Sometimes, especially in motion pictures, we envision high-rise buildings

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Dennis Connelly, CPD

Dennis Connelly, CPD

Senior Associate, Plumbing Engineer

With 34 years of experience, Dennis is proficient in plumbing design for commercial and institutional facilities, including campuses for academic, governmental and corporate clients. He has been published in the areas of pure water system design and high-rise plumbing. He has been responsible for plumbing design in more than 500 projects covering more than 67,500,000 square feet of facilities.
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