SMU Health Center Earns LEED Certification

  • Nov 1, 2016

The Dr. Bob Smith Health Center at Southern Methodist University in Dallas was recently awarded LEED for Healthcare Silver Certification. The Beck Group provided sustainability services for the project. This is the second LEED for Healthcare Certification for Beck and SMU’s first.

These sustainable features were key to earning LEED for Healthcare Silver Certification:

  • 34 percent sustainably sourced materials
  • 11 percent construction waste diverted
  • 36 percent water use reduction
  • 4 percent energy cost savings
  • 70% renewable power
  • Used enhanced integrated design approach
  • No mercury, lead, cadmium, or copper containing equipment and materials