IBE, in partnership with Praxis Building Solutions, facilitated the integrated design process and LEED documentation for the Evo Philly student housing project.

Evo Philly, a joint venture between Brandywine Realty Trust, Campus Crest Communities, and Harrison Street Real Estate Capital, is a 34 story high rise student housing development that serves University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University students. The building includes ground-level retail and restaurants and earned LEED 2009 Gold certification.

Key Outcomes

  • 44% reduction in water usage
  • 21% reduction in energy consumption
  • Diversion of more than 79% of construction waste from landfills
  • 72% of electricity offset by purchase of green power

Project Deliverables

  • Administration and completion of LEED Gold Certification