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Sustainable SITES Initiative

HP Corvallis, Oregon Campus Achieves Sustainable SITES Gold

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By: Krisjan Hiner A big, huge, enormous CONGRATULATIONS to our friends at HP for achieving Sustainable SITES Initiative GOLD on their Corvallis, Oregon campus! This is HP’s second SITES Certified campus. The first is in Boise, Idaho. Administered by Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI), SITES offers a comprehensive rating system[…]

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Project Update: HP Campus, Corvallis, Oregon

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The Sustainable Landscape Project spanning the HP campus in Corvallis, Oregon is nearly complete. Stack Rock Group’s scope of design on this project included: Converting 28.41 acres of maintenance-intensive and water-loving turf to a native seed mix requiring far less maintenance and water Improving the employee courtyard and adding the[…]

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CASE STUDY: HP Inc. Corvallis Oregon Campus Sustainable Landscape Project

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Project Name:Location:Date Designed:Date Construction Completed:Cost:Size:Landscape Architect: Client:Consultants: Managed By:Cost Comparison:Biome ane Ecoregion: HP Inc. Corvallis, Oregon CampusCorvallis, OregonSpring 2018Fall 2018$404,000179.34 acresWill Howard, PLA, ASLAStack Rock Group, Inc., Boise, Idaho HP Inc. Corvallis, Oregon CampusJJ Howard EngineersMcMillen Jacobs AssociatesOregon State UniversityHeritage SeedlingsJLL and Kellermeyer Bergensons ServicesTBDTemperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests Context:[…]

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Will Howard, PLA, ASALA’s Advice on Getting Started With the Sustainable SITES Initiative

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Will Howard, PLA, ASLA was recently published on The Sustainable SITES Initiative (SITES) blog for his input and expertise on designing sustainable, high-performance landscapes. In this article Will offers tips and advice for anyone starting their first Sustainable SITES Initiative (SITES) project. SITES is used by landscape architects, designers, engineers, planners,[…]

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Landscape Architecture to the Rescue! (Again)

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If you’re an architect, building owner or developer pursuing LEED certification on a project; either new or renovation, you’re in luck. Any project that earns Sustainable SITES Gold certification or higher automatically captures all of the Sustainable SITES credits under LEED v4. When pursuing LEED having a big chunk of[…]

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