June 4, 2011 – Agility Construction, LLC, is pleased to announce that Chris Breedlove is now certified by Green Advantage, Inc. Mr. Breedlove has successfully demonstrated a broad base of knowledge, comprehension, and ability to analyze green construction concepts, materials, and practices by passing the COMMERCIAL/RESIDENTIAL Green Advantage (GA) Exam. AGILITY CONSTRUCTION BEGINS WORK AT RHODE ISLAND STATION
National Green Builder Credential Program Certifies Knowledge of Today’s Green Building Practices
Green Advantage is working with people like Chris Breedlove to realize its vision that buildings throughout the world are constructed in an environmentally sensitive manner that supports social and economic sustainability. "This certification aligns with Agility's goal of being environmentally conscientious and becoming proactive within the construction community to build green. Not only is this now mandatory in many local jurisdictions for new construction, but is the right thing to do."
The GA Exam® gives special emphasis on the importance of understanding the role of construction personnel in improving the environmental and health attributes of the built environment. Divided into the following categories: Rational for Sustainability, Site and Land Use, Water Quality and Conservation, Atmospheric and Energy Impact, Material Selection, and Indoor Environmental Quality; the exam tests knowledge of general green building and field related best practices and applications.
As Agility Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Breedlove will put his GA Certification right to work, actively pursuing work in the District of Columbia where building green is very common. He is ensuring that Agility Construction is providing their customers with a knowledgeable team that is familiar with green building practices and has this nationally respected credential to back it up.
For more information about Green Advantage Certification visit www.greenadvantage.org. While there look up Chris Breedlove’s listing in the GACP Directory.
About Green Advantage: Incorporated in 1996, Green Advantage, Inc. is the nation’s longest standing, third party, environmentally focused personnel certification serving both the commercial and the residential construction industry. Green Advantage (GA) offers individuals the opportunity to differentiate themselves by demonstrating their knowledge of green building practices by successfully passing one of the three GA Exams®. Residential, Commercial and Commercial/Residential exams are available nationwide. Green Advantage is a 501
January 3, 2011- Agility Construction was selected by Bozzuto as the carpentry contractor for the Rhode Island Station project. This project turns an existing 8.5 acre surface parking lot into a transit oriented mixed use community with 274 apartments, 70,000 square feet of retail space and three parking garages near the Rhode Island Avenue Metro Station in the District of Columbia. Agility Construction is providing rough carpentry, interior finish carpentry, windows and doors. If you would like additional information about this project or our capabilities, please contact Chris Breedlove.
June 4, 2011 – Agility Construction, LLC, is pleased to announce that Chris Breedlove is now certified by Green Advantage, Inc. Mr. Breedlove has successfully demonstrated a broad base of knowledge, comprehension, and ability to analyze green construction concepts, materials, and practices by passing the COMMERCIAL/RESIDENTIAL Green Advantage (GA) Exam.
AGILITY CONSTRUCTION BEGINS WORK AT RHODE ISLAND STATION