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Pathfinder Engineers

R.W. Dake was retained by Pathfinder Engineers as a prime contractor, and to be part of the team responsible for building their new 9,200 square foot three-story property. The building underwent extensive renovations to upgrade the building site, envelope, HVAC, plumbing, and electrical systems, all with an eye towards energy efficiency and sustainability. R.W. Dake was asked to help with the coordination of all trades and assist with some of the steps needed to attain LEED certification.

R.W. Dake was proud to be part of the team that was successful in reaching LEED Gold Certification and is registered with the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). In the first ten months of occupancy, the operating results were:

  • 54% more efficient than ASHRAE/IESNA Standard 90.1-2004, Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings
  • 30.4% water savings over code
  • 40% energy savings for lighting over code