KBE Building Corp. Renews Commitment to Sustainable Construction in Connecticut

May 13, 2014
$300 million commercial construction firm congratulates five new LEED Green Associates FARMINGTON, Conn., May 12, 2014 – KBE Building Corporation, a $300 million commercial construction firm with offices in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic, congratulates five staff members who recently became Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Associates. LEED Green Associate is a professional certification signifying competency … Continue reading KBE Building Corp. Renews Commitment to Sustainable Construction in Connecticut

Connecticut College’s Fitness Center Certified LEED Silver by the USGBC

June 24, 2013
FARMINGTON, Conn., June 24, 2013 — KBE Building Corporation (KBE) and Einhorn Yaffee Prescott Architecture & Engineering have achieved LEED Silver certification for Connecticut College’s Fitness Center in New London, CT. The $44 million project was completed in September 2009. The project consisted of 10,406 square feet of new construction and 4,492 square feet of … Continue reading Connecticut College’s Fitness Center Certified LEED Silver by the USGBC

Connecticut College’s New London Hall Sciences Building Certified LEED Gold by the USGBC

May 3, 2013
FARMINGTON, Conn., May 3, 2013 — KBE Building Corporation (KBE) and Payette Architects have achieved LEED Gold certification for Connecticut College’s new Science Center at New London Hall. The $15.3 million, four-story project consisted of a 26,000 square-foot renovation and 14,000 square-foot addition. The building, which recently won The People’s Choice Award and an Award … Continue reading Connecticut College’s New London Hall Sciences Building Certified LEED Gold by the USGBC

KBE Congratulates Rosalia Marques on Earning LEED Green Associate Certification

January 4, 2013
COLUMBIA, Md., Jan. 4, 2013 — KBE Building Corporation congratulates Rosalia Marques on earning her LEED Green Associate Certification. LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, was developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) in 2000 and provides verification that a building was designed and built using aspects of efficient environmental health conservation … Continue reading KBE Congratulates Rosalia Marques on Earning LEED Green Associate Certification

KBE Achieves LEED Gold for UMBC Residence Hall

December 17, 2012
COLUMBIA, Md., Dec. 17, 2012 — The design-build team of KBE Building Corporation (KBE) (www.kbebuilding.com) and Newman Architects (www.newmanarchitects.com) has achieved LEED Gold certification for the University of Maryland, Baltimore County’s (UMBC) Patapsco Hall renovation and addition. The $16.5 million residence hall includes an 82,264 square-foot renovation and 52,390 square-foot addition. KBE partnered with Newman … Continue reading KBE Achieves LEED Gold for UMBC Residence Hall

LEED Certification

August 1, 2012

Since 2003, KBE has embraced the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program, ensuring that many of the buildings that they design and/or construct are environmentally efficient. KBE has completed, or is in the process of completing, 12 LEED-Certified projects, including the LEED Gold Certified Patapsco Hall at University of Maryland-Baltimore County.