New LEED Certified Green Building Built for Stuart Jet Center

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

 
Bayview Construction has completed a new LEED certified green building for the Stuart Jet Center.
 
The new facility will be LEED certi­ fied by the U.S. Green Building Coun­ cil.  LEED, or Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design, is a green build­ ing  certification program that  recog­ nizes  best-in-class building strategies and practices. LEED certified buildings save money and  resources and  have  a positive impact on  the  health of oc­ cupants, while  promoting renewable,clean energy.
 
With a 53-acre facility and approxi­ mately 250,000 sq.feet of hangar space, Stuart Jet  Center can  accommodate aircraft as large as a Gulfstream V and provides space and services for several important community functions. Stu- art Jet Center also sponsors non-profit organizations, including Angel  Flight which offers  free  transport for surgi- cal patients around the country and the EAA Young Eagle's program which of- fers free flights to children of all ages.
 
From the TC Palm Newspaper published 10/7/15.