Stroh Center

The Stroh Convocation Center is ranked by U.S. Green Building Council as LEED Gold Certified!

Below are some of the unique characteristics that make the Stroh Center more environmentally-friendly in its operation!

Construction:

  • Construction waste recycled at 75%
  • Construction materials were made up of 10% recycled materials
  • 20% of the construction materials were extracted, processed, and manufactured within a 500 mile radius
  • Used wood that was certified in accordance with the Forest Stewardship Council's Principles and Criteria
  • Used low-emitting adhesives, sealants, paints, coatings, carpets, and composite wood.  

Design:

  • Thermal comfort design 
  • Glass exposures for natural light
  • Access to public transportation
  • Bicycle storage and shower facilities for employees
  • Special parking for Low Emitting and Fuel Efficient Vehicles
  • Improved stormwater runoff system
  • Reduce urban heat island affect by utilizing better roofing materials
  • Reduce water usage by 30%

Systems:

  • Water Conservation
    • Water reduction of 30%
    • Storm water runoff management system
  • Enhanced refrigeration equipment
Stroh Convocation
read the completed LEED building report

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