Department of
Facilities Management
Brown University
Box 1941
295 Lloyd Ave.
Providence, RI 02912

Facility Emergency:
Tel: (401) 863-7800

Service Request:
Tel: (401) 863-7800

Main Office:
Tel: (401) 863-7850
Fax: (401) 863-7885

LEED ® Facts
Center for the Creative Arts
Providence, RI
LEED for New Construction, v2.2

Certified 2012

GOLD 45*
Sustainable Sites 12/14
Water Efficiency 2/5
Energy & Atmosphere 10/17
Materials & Resources 4/13
Indoor Environment Quality 12/15
Innovation & Design 5/5
* Out of possible 69

Innovation in Design (ID)
3 of 5 points attempted

EDc1.1 - Greatly Exceed WE credit 3.2 Water Use Reduction (1/1)

EDc1.4 - Green Building Education (1/1)

EDc2 - LEED Accredited Professional (1/1)

Not Attempted: IDc1.2; IDc1.3

Credit 1.1 - Greatly Exceed WE credit 3.2 Water Use Reduction: The water efficient systems in the Granoff Center reduced water consumption by a total of 33.9%. See Water Efficiency credit 3.2 Water Use Reduction.

Credit 1.4 - Green Building Education: Two Brown University students, Danielle Dahan and Andrea Krukowski, designed this web site through their independent study project during the spring semester of 2011. The purpose of the site is to educate students on LEED and green building design. Additionally, the site will allow students access to this information for the purposes of student academic projects and extracurricular projects that involve the Granoff Center or other academic buildings.

Credit 2 - LEED® Accredited Professional: At least one principal participant of the Granoff Center project team was a LEED Accredited Professional. The intent of this credit is to encourage design integration and simplify the certification process.


Facilities Project Manager:  Reed Bergwall
Facilities Engineer:  John Faunce King
Design Architect:  Diller Scofidio Renfro
Civil Engineer:  Nitsch Engineer
MEP Engineer:  Altieri Sebor Wieber
Landscape:  Todd Rader and Amy Crews
Commissioning:  RDK Engineers
Contractor:  Shawmut Design and Construction
Sustainability Consultant/LEED Administrator:  Atelier Ten