New Building Embodies ARUP’s Commitment to Environmental Stewardship
President and soon-to-be CEO Andy Theurer
We have been very intentional in all aspects of this building’s planning and construction to ensure we are achieving the highest energy efficiency and reducing waste.”
Not Just Hot Air
Shafts on the roof are part of a sophisticated energy recovery system that pulls hot and cool air out as outside air cycles in to keep the building well ventilated. The hot and cool air can then be reused.
Impressive New Structure Will Enhance ARUP’s Environmental Stewardship Efforts
Let the Light Shine In
High-efficiency windows and insulation increase energy savings.
Three recharging stations with two chargers each, and six designated parking stalls, are available for ARUP employees to charge their own electric vehicles.
Dining on Real Dishes
In the new Mountainside Café, no plastic or paper will be used for serving food.
Good Taste: ARUP’s New Building Will Offer an Improved Dining Experience
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
The newly expanded recycling dock increases capacity to recycle cardboard, plastic, and tyrofoam.
Compost from food waste will be transformed into green energy for local use and nutrient-rich fertilizer.
ARUP Makes Waste Count through Sustainability Efforts and Partnership
A bike storage facility accommodating 45-plus bikes supports bike commuters and strengthens ARUP’s recognition as a bicycle-friendly business.
ARUP Encourages Bike Commuters with New Secure Storage Facility
Water-efficient xeriscaping will be expanded from the original building to include the land around the new building.