In-House Capabilities

Lord Aeck Sargent has a longstanding commitment to ecological design. We have practiced sustainability in architecture since the early 1990s and emphasize an analytical approach to optimizing building performance. Our experienced sustainable design staff includes in-house Building Performance Analysts and LEED Accredited Professionals who work closely with your team to understand your goals and to develop and implement appropriate, cost-effective, high-performance sustainable design strategies to suit your needs and exceed your expectations.

At LAS, sustainability is viewed as integral to the design process. As architects dedicated to healthy and livable communities, and guided by scientific consensus and reason, we advocate for action on climate change, and consider energy-efficient design a critical component of sustainability.

Our in-house sustainable design technical capabilities include:

  • Energy Modeling
  • Eco Charrette Facilitation
  • Site Climate Analysis
  • Solar Shading Studies
  • Life-Cycle Cost Analysis
  • LEED Certification Administration
  • Building Envelope Assessment
  • Daylight Modeling
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics Analysis
  • Living Building Challenge Design
Southeast Glare Study for New STEM Facility

Southeast Glare Study for New STEM Facility

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