Posts Tagged: Sustainable Design

GHT Limited Recognized at 2024 WBC Craftsmanship Awards

Firm Earns 18 Awards in Various Project Categories Arlington, VA (April 16, 2024) – GHT Limited (GHT), a leading DC metro area mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) engineering consulting firm, received 18 awards across numerous categories at the 2024 Washington Business Congress (WBC) Craftsmanship Awards. As the most-awarded project in DMV commercial real estate history, […]

James Yang Recognized with ASPE DC Award

Arlington, VA (February 29, 2024) – GHT Limited (GHT), a leading DC metro area mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) engineering firm, announces that Principal James Yang received the American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE) DC Chapter’s Plumbing Engineer of the Year Award at their Winter Social and Awards Ceremony on February 17, 2024. As described […]

GHT Projects Earn USGBC NCR Community Leader Awards

Firm Honored for Innovative Projects of the Year   Arlington, VA (July 25, 2022) – GHT Limited (GHT), a leading DC metro area mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) engineering consulting firm, was recognized with two USGBC NCR Community Leader Awards at the 21st Annual A Midsummer Night’s Green. 1771 N Street received the Innovative Project […]

Important Updates Regarding BEPS Implementation in Montgomery County

On April 19, 2022, the Montgomery County Council unanimously passed its Building Energy Performance Standards (BEPS) legislation, which will help the County meet its climate goals. Montgomery County is one of the first municipalities to pass BEPS legislation, and like its neighbor DC, the focus is on energy-efficiency improvements for existing buildings and expands on […]

GHT Limited Recognized with ENR MidAtlantic Regional Best Projects Award

Firm Earns Excellence in Sustainability Award of Merit Arlington, VA (October 29, 2021) – GHT Limited (GHT), a leading DC metro area mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) engineering consulting firm, received the Excellence in Sustainability Award of Merit for the Wheaton Revitalization Project as part of the ENR Mid-Atlantic Regional Best Projects Awards. This award […]

GHT Earns Multiple Awards at the NAIOP DC|MD 19th Annual Awards of Excellence

Arlington, VA (September 21, 2021) – GHT Limited (GHT), a leading DC metro area mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) engineering consulting firm, received multiple awards at the NAIOP DC|MD 19th Annual Awards of Excellence on September 13, 2021. GHT is excited to share that five projects; four in Washington, DC, and one in Maryland, received […]

GHT Limited Recognized with Multiple Awards at USGBC-NCR’s 18th Annual Midsummer Night’s Green

Leading DC Metro Area MEP Firm Earns Recognition for Sustainable Business Practices and Meghan McAvoy Recognized as Member of the Year Arlington, VA (July 27, 2020) – GHT Limited (GHT), a leading DC metro area mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) engineering consulting firm is pleased to announce the receipt of several awards at the 18th […]

Three GHT Employees Earn Accredited Professional™ (WELL AP™)

GHT Celebrates Multiple Staff Members to Earning the WELL AP Credential Arlington, VA (September 10, 2019) – GHT Limited (GHT), a leading DC metro area mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) engineering consulting firm announces that Principal, Jim White, PE, LEED AP, WELL AP , Sustainable Programs Manager, Meghan McAvoy, LEED AP, WELL AP, and OES Representative, […]

GHT Limited Recognized at 2019 WBC Craftsmanship Awards

Firm Earns Multiple Awards in Various Project Categories   Arlington, VA (January 28, 2019) – GHT Limited (GHT), a leading DC metro area mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) engineering consulting firm, received multiple awards in various categories at the 2019 Washington Business Congress (WBC) Craftsmanship Awards. These awards, selected on January 17, 2019, bring public […]

Occupancy vs. Vacancy Sensors

Occupancy sensors provide automated lighting control in enclosed offices, open work spaces, and shared amenity spaces; they are typically deployed with automatic on, automatic off, and time delay settings. When an occupant enters a controlled space, the occupancy sensor indexes lights to ‘ON’ without requiring manual operation of a wall switch. When the occupant exits, […]