ABOVE Technologies acquires prestigious LEED accreditation

MONTRÉAL September 7, 2005 Following a certification process of several months and in line with its corporate strategy and objectives, ABOVE Technologies Inc. became today the third engineering firm in the region of Montréal ever to access the prestigious Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification from the Canadian Green Building Council (CaGBC). ABOVE Technologies Inc. will work closely with CaGBC to raise awareness and deploy the international LEED label in Québec. To date, LEED is considered the most advanced environmental and energy-efficient so-called econergetic design methodology in the world.

Certificates of CaGBC membership and accreditation are downloadable for ABOVE Technologies Inc. and George Visser, Ing. MBA LEED.


About ABOVE Technologies

Incorporated as of June 23, 2005, ABOVE Technologies, Inc. offers integrated consulting services in environmental and energy-efficient so-called econergetic design to residential and commercial businesses on an international scale. These consulting services include:

  • Eco-business planning
  • Econergetic feasibility study
  • Detailed econergetic design
  • LEED international accreditation
  • Government fund raising

Please visit our website for more information.

About the Canadian Green Building Council (CaGBC)

The Canada Green Building Council is being formed to accelerate the design and construction of Green Buildings across Canada. The Council is a broad-based inclusive coalition of representatives from different segments of the design and building industry. The Council will work to:

  • change industry standards
  • develop best design practices and guidelines
  • advocate for green buildings
  • develop educational tools to support its members in implementing sustainable design and construction practices

Please visit the CaGBCwebsite for more information.