Larry Spang and Kate Bubriski Speak at Demystifying Net Zero

Arrowstreet Principal Larry Spang, AIA, and Director of Sustainability and Building Performance, Kate Bubriski, AIA, will be speaking at Demystifying Net Zero on May 27th. Net Zero Energy (NZE) is a new focus of MA climate change policy. Panelists from MA school districts, architects planning new net zero schools, mechanical engineers, environmental specialists, and energy industry representatives will brief school…

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Arrowstreet’s Office Achieves Fitwel Certification

Arrowstreet was excited to top off Earth Month 2021 by receiving a Fitwel 1 Star Rating for our workplace! Fitwel certification assesses workplace design based on its impact on occupant health and wellbeing. The standard uses evidence-based design and proven strategies to assess positive impacts on human health in buildings and communities. Fitwel was created by experts in public health…

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Kate Bubriski Presents Integrating Sustainability into Practice at BuildingEnergy Boston 2021

Arrowstreet’s Director of Sustainability & Building Performance, Kate Bubriski AIA, CPHC, LEED AP BD+C, Fitwel Ambassador, will be speaking at “Integrating Sustainability into Practice” at BuildingEnergy Boston on May 7. The year 2020 marked the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, a decade until major carbon emission goals, and the first year of the AIA Framework for Design Excellence. There is…

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Celebrating Earth Day 2021

This Earth Day, we look to celebrate our planet and educate ourselves on ways to live more in tune. At Arrowstreet, we incorporate sustainable building techniques into all of our projects, but the path to a sustainable future doesn’t stop there. Below are some tips from ecochallenge.org on how we can all choose to live more sustainably in our day-to-day…

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King Open Certified LEED v4 Platinum

We are honored to announce the King Open/Cambridge Street Upper School & Community Complex has received LEED v4 schools Platinum certification. The project is only the second in the country, and third in the world this certification. Arrowstreet’s focus on healthy materials and indoor air quality helped to make this certification possible. Designed as the first Net Zero Emissions and…

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Arrowstreet 2021 Architizer A+ Best in Sustainability Finalist

Since our inception in the 1960’s, Arrowstreet’s core creative mission has been to continuously reimagine typical building typologies and push ourselves beyond the traditional approach to architecture. The firm focuses on creative problem solving, thinking critically about the ways in which our society is changing, and how it will impact the built environment. We research and identify future needs based…

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Ora Seaport Winner of Architect of the Year 2020

A primary focus of this 500,000 SF development is to set a standard for community-oriented urban design that addresses the resiliency challenges of building along the waterfront. To resolve these unique challenges, the architecture and landscaping address the site’s immediate needs while incorporating long-term resiliency strategies through interwoven public spaces and phytoremediation. During the design phase, we presented sea-level rise…

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