Category: LEED

Spotlight: Insulated Metal Panels

Benefits of Building with Insulated Metal Panels  If you’re still building with concrete tilt or precast, you need to ask yourself… why? The building envelope has evolved, and Insulated Metal Panels (IMPs) are changing the future of new construction. Major retailers like Ikea, Whole Foods, Amazon and more are choosing pre-engineered steel building systems clad […]

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Project Spotlight: Big Island Grown

HILO, HAWAI’I  Completed in 2018, Big Island Grown has adapted environmentally sustainable business practices, utilizing solar on the roof and hydroelectric to power the facility. These sustainable practices helped them achieve a net zero-energy footprint! This attractive and sleek two-story structure measures 100’x175’x32’. Big Island Grown worked with the team at Western Steel in the […]

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Go Green! Western Steel Buildings can help with your next LEED project.

Trying to reduce your carbon footprint? Western has you covered. At Western Steel Buildings we are proud to announce our participation in the LEED certification system. We offer structural designs to meet the qualifications of LEED certification. LEED stands for, Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design. It’s building, while being eco conscious. More specifically, it […]

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