Healthy Buildings

Newcomb & Boyd, while deeply committed to energy and water sustainability, has always held that the primary purpose of our consultancy has been to improve the human condition in the places we work, play, and live. A focus on human sustainability, directed toward health and wellness, leads to happier employees and higher productivity in the workplace.

Athem Technology Center

We can assist you in the multifaceted approaches to designing for the health and wellness of your employees and visitors with an emphasis on:

• Indoor air quality
• Lighting quality
• Daylighting
• Circadian lighting
• Biophilia
• Active design
• Nourishment
• Productive acoustic design

• WELL Health-Safety Rating
• Fitwel Viral Response Module
• ARC Re-entry
• LEED Operations + Maintenance for Existing Buildings

Organizational responsiveness during the COVID-19 pandemic is critical for businesses to mitigate health risks and ensure their buildings are safe to occupy. Take a look at our guidelines and strategies to help facility owners and designers proactively address potential impacts on design and operations.

• Indoor Air Quality assessments
• WELL Health-Safety Rating
• Fitwel Viral Response Module
• ARC Re-entry
• RESET Index
• LEED Safety First pilot credits

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