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Fresh Paint: CBRE 360 Office, Phoenix

Fresh Paint: CBRE 360 Office, Phoenix

  • 16th January 2019
  • 146 Views

Phoenix is now home to CBRE’s largest “Workplace360” Office, built at 75,000 square feet and located at the mixed-use campus, The Esplanade. This new state-of-the-art office was created with CBRE’s global vision: to have an innovative approach to workplace strategy, designed to increase flexibility and productivity through technology-enabled, mobile, paperless offices. E...

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In The Works: Block 23

In The Works: Block 23

  • 16th January 2019
  • 61 Views

Block 23- First Mixed-Use Development for Downtown Phoenix ESD has completed the MEP engineering designs for the monumental Block 23 project. This development will include a mixed-use high rise with a grocery store in Downtown Phoenix. Not only will it include a 10-story, 330 apartment residential tower, but will also contain 155,000 SF of creative office space, 68,000 SF of retail and plenty ...

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Project Award: SRP Public Administration Building

Project Award: SRP Public Administration Building

  • 16th January 2019
  • 53 Views

2018 Award of Merit Renovation/Restoration | Engineering News Record – ENR Salt River Project (SRP) - Project Administration Building, Tempe, AZ | Corgan | Mortenson ESD is providing mechanical, plumbing, and electrical engineering for the Salt River Project (SRP) - Project Administration Building, Betterment Project; a complete renovation, addition and restack of 430,000 SF Project Adm...

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Project Award: Arizona Oncology Center

Project Award: Arizona Oncology Center

  • 16th January 2019
  • 31 Views

2018 Best Medical Office Project | National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) Arizona Oncology (AOR), Tempe, AZ | Ryan Companies Arizona Oncology’s new state-of-the-art cancer treatment center opened its new location at the ASU Research Park in June 2017, offering the latest cancer treatment services to patients in Phoenix and the East Valley. ESD teamed with Ryan ...

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Project Award: SCC Cloud Song Center

Project Award: SCC Cloud Song Center

  • 16th January 2019
  • 54 Views

Best of the Best Small Project (under $10 million) I Engineering News-Record     SCC Cloud Song Center, Scottsdale, AZ                  Architect- Architekton      ESD had completed MEP engineering for the new 31,000 square foot building, which includes six classrooms, an accounting and statistics learning center, fac...

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What We Do: Peoria Police Patrol Services Building

What We Do: Peoria Police Patrol Services Building

  • 16th January 2019
  • 61 Views

Planning for the Future The City of Peoria, Arizona has recently gained a brand new 17,000-square-foot Patrol Services Building that supports the Police Department's public safety mission and encompasses patrol support space, public meeting areas, fleet vehicle fueling, enhanced police training and prisoner processing. The project’s design team had the intent of creating a high performin...

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What We Do: LEED®ing the Way- Phoenix Coding Academy

What We Do: LEED®ing the Way- Phoenix Coding Academy

  • 16th January 2019
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Currently in its third academic year, the Phoenix Coding Academy is a 2-story, 42,000 square foot facility built as a specialty technology school for the Phoenix Union High School District. The district and design team wanted to create an intimate learning space that was environmentally conscious of the resources utilized to build, as well as the energy it consumed. ESD project managers collabo...

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What We Do: Employee Spotlight- Robert Schultz

What We Do: Employee Spotlight- Robert Schultz

  • 16th January 2019
  • 57 Views

One of ESD’s plumbing designers, Robert Schultz, has recently passed The Certified Plumbing Design Technician Examination and earned his C.P.D.T. designation. The exam was developed by the American Society of Plumbing Engineers to provide professional recognition of qualified individuals who design plumbing systems. The Certified Plumbing Design Technician exam tests an individual’s...

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What We Do: Employee Spotlight- Megan Pearson

What We Do: Employee Spotlight- Megan Pearson

  • 16th January 2019
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Our Design Integration Specialist, Megan Pearson, passed the International WELL Building Institute - IWBI AP exam! The WELL Accredited Professional (WELL AP) credential signifies knowledge in human health and wellness in the built environment, and specialization in the WELL Building Standard. Megan is now among the leaders in our industry who are committed to placing health and wellne...

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Sources for Design Feature- Services Icon Edition

Sources for Design Feature- Services Icon Edition

  • 16th January 2019
  • 46 Views

The magazine, Sources for Design, selected Energy Systems Design, Inc. as one of their Services Icons for their 14th Issue. The magazine highlighted our work on Marina Heights and how we specialize in mechanical, plumbing and electrical systems as well as provide dependable service to the A+D community. 

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Ikea's Sustainable Goal for 2020

Ikea's Sustainable Goal for 2020

  • 16th January 2019
  • 41 Views

Solar panels, wind turbines, and LED lighting are all contributing factors to Ikea becoming a net exporter of renewable energy within the near future. Read the article below to see how this global, iconic company is proving that sustainability and efficiency go hand in hand, and how other companies can be inspired by their innovative, environmental efforts.

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Hitting the Target - NAU International Pavilion

Hitting the Target - NAU International Pavilion

  • 1st May 2017
  • 2,995 Views

Northern Arizona University’s International Pavilion is a 10,000-square-foot building in Flagstaff, Arizona that serves as a gathering and learning space for the University’s international student population and as a demonstration of sustainable design and energy conservation. The project’s design team had the intent of creating a high performing facility from the conceptual d...

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ENR SW: Northern Arizona Facility Radiates Sustainability

ENR SW: Northern Arizona Facility Radiates Sustainability

  • 10th September 2015
  • 3,882 Views

Northern Arizona University's new home for the Center for International Education is designed to pursue LEED Platinum certification through extensive use of natural airflow, an absence of traditional mechanical air units, efficient radiant heating solutions and an enhanced approach to daylighting. Combined with a 35-kW solar panel array on the roof, project designers say the building is also o...

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EVO Magazine: Can Teachers and Students Make a School More Sustainable

EVO Magazine: Can Teachers and Students Make a School More Sustainable

  • 1st May 2013
  • 4,781 Views

Halleh Landon, PE, LEED AP BD+C, USGBC AZ Green Schools Advocate, shares her insights on easy ways to incorporate sustainable practices in the classroom and school environment. See the wordpress article here: thegreenschoolhouseseries.wordpress.com/­2011/10/04/can-teachers-and-students-make-a-school-more-sustainable Or read the entire e-mag here: viewer.zmags.com/publication/­16eecae8...

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ESD's Project Profile is now posted to USGBCAZ's website

ESD's Project Profile is now posted to USGBCAZ's website

  • 19th April 2013
  • 5,260 Views

Click link below to see ESD's USGBC AZ LEED Platinum project profile. usgbcaz.org Energy_Systems_Design_Corporate_Office.pdf

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Committed to Our Environment and All Who Depend on it to Live

Committed to Our Environment and All Who Depend on it to Live

  • 18th April 2013
  • 3,638 Views

ESD is a member of the USGBC and over half of our designers are LEED Accredited Professionals. Our staff also includes the first Arizona ASHRAE certified Commissioning Process Management Professional (CPMP) and Certified Energy Managers (CEM). One of our Vice Presidents and Electrical Engineers is USGBC Arizona's Green School Advocate. Through this relationship, we are able to support and educa...

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