Sustainable Construction

Sustainable construction goes beyond just following construction documents. By understanding the principles of sustainability, PCL can assist you with maximizing your return on investment while providing efficient, healthy, enduring projects. PCL isn’t just a construction company; PCL is your partner in sustainable design and construction services.

Sustainable construction of California State University Student Union building 

With more than 345 Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED®) professionals, PCL provides clients with expert advice about the LEED Green Building Rating System and other sustainable construction techniques. Their knowledge and skills in sustainable construction help them guide you through the process of how building green relates to constructability and viability.
PCL’s professionals can assist you through the many stages of project development, providing services to help address sustainability goals throughout design development, construction, and operations.


PCL's project approach involves working with you and your design team through an integrated process to determine the overall feasibility and long-term cost-benefits of incorporating sustainable features.
Sustainable construction within the PCL family of companies means
  • developing and implementing cost-effective, sustainable solutions with clients,
  • adding real business value and higher return-on-investment for clients,
  • utilizing construction methods and materials that minimize harmful effects to people and the environment, and 
  • reducing operating and maintenance costs.

PCL also demonstrates commitment to sustainability through active participation in both the U.S. and Canada Green Building Councils, as well as through promoting and supporting many other internal and external sustainable initiatives.

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