Holcim Foundation

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Applied Research and Development Facility

The Applied R&D building obtained LEED Platinum certification in 2010. It is a showcase for Northern Arizona University (NAU) research and creates an environment fostering interdisciplinary collaboration between a unique collection of ecological departments and labs.

The building integrates a range of innovative sustainable strategies including: low embodied energy materials, passive design optimization, efficient mechanical systems, and water saving strategies. What happens now to this text. 

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Sustainability in the City of Seven Wonders
Holcim Awards Acknowledgement prize for school building project in Vancouver
“Highly beneficial collaboration on an interdisciplinary level” – Holcim Awards Jury
Project Entry 2005 for North America
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Flagstaff, AZ, USA
William Taylor
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William Taylor
Hopkins Architects
Gary Clark
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Gary Clark
Hopkins Architects
Acknowledgement prize 2005
North America
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