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Trident Sustainability Group announces a new LEED certification – Penn Jersey Headquarters and Distribution Center in Philadelphia, PA.

August 17, 2011

The Penn Jersey project achieved LEED Silver certification from the US Green Building Council, and is the fifth LEED certified industrial project for owners DP Partners. Trident Sustainability Group served as the LEED consultant for this and each of DP Partners LEED projects, including the two LogistiPort warehouses in Pooler, GA.

The Penn Jersey Headquarters and Distribution Center is the largest of its kind developed in the Philadelphia region and features a number of sustainable features including a significant reduction in energy use through high efficiency lighting on motion sensors, water efficient plumbing fixtures, and handling 100% of stormwater on-site.

“People don’t often don’t’ realize industrial projects can be green too”, said Tommy Linstroth, Principal of Trident Sustainability Group. “Achieving LEED Silver certification hit our initial target from the design phase on time and on budget. It’s always enjoyable to work with a developer committed to sustainability like DP Partner’s is ”

Trident Sustainability Group is a full-service sustainability and green building consulting firm that focuses on providing triple bottom line solutions to a diverse range of clients both locally and nationwide. Trident provides hands on guidance on green building design and construction and offers extensive development-based expertise to help clients achieve LEED certification for their projects, and has helped certify over 30 buildings.