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Liaison Andrea Trimble
Submission Date May 29, 2015
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University of Virginia
OP-3: Building Operations and Maintenance

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Andrea Trimble
Director - Office for Sustainability
Office for Sustainability
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Does the institution have any building space certified under the following green building rating systems for existing buildings?:
Yes or No
LEED for Existing Buildings or another 4-tier rating system used by an Established Green Building Council (GBC) No
The DGNB system, Green Star Performance, or another 3-tier GBC rating system No
BREEAM-In Use, CASBEE for Existing Building, or another 5-tier GBC rating system No
Other non-GBC rating systems (e.g. BOMA BESt, Green Globes) Yes

A brief description of the green building rating system(s) used and/or a list or sample of certified buildings and ratings:

None


Total floor area of eligible building space (operations and maintenance):
12952411 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at each level under a 4-tier rating system for existing buildings used by an Established Green Building Council::
Certified Floor Area
Minimum Level (e.g. LEED Certified) 0 Square Feet
3rd Highest Level (e.g. LEED Silver) 0 Square Feet
2nd Highest Level (e.g. LEED Gold) 0 Square Feet
Highest Achievable Level (e.g. LEED Platinum) 0 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at each level under a 3-tier rating system for existing buildings used by an Established Green Building Council::
Certified Floor Area
Minimum Level 0 Square Feet
Mid-Level 0 Square Feet
Highest Achievable Level 0 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at each level under a 5-tier rating system for existing buildings used by an Established Green Building Council::
Certified Floor Area
Minimum Level 0 Square Feet
4th Highest Level 0 Square Feet
Mid-Level 0 Square Feet
2nd Highest Level 0 Square Feet
Highest Achievable Level 0 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at any level under other green building rating systems for existing buildings:
0 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is maintained in accordance with formally adopted sustainable building operations and maintenance guidelines or policies, but NOT certified:
8066255 Square Feet

A copy of the sustainable building operations and maintenance guidelines or policies:
The date the guidelines or policies were formally adopted:
Jan. 18, 2006

A brief description of the sustainable building operations and maintenance program and/or a list or sample of buildings covered:

1. MR-4
2. Chemistry
3. Jordan Hall Addition
4. Multistory
5. Gilmer
6. O’Hill Dining
7. Old Medical School
8. MR-5
9. MR-6
10. Olsson
11. Thornton
12. Campbell
13. Health Sciences Library
14. Primary Care Center
15. West Complex
a. Barringer Wing
b. Davis Wing
c. X-Ray Wing
d. Suhling Wing
e. McKim Hall
f. Steele Wing
g. North Wing
h. McIntire Wing
i. Central Wing
j. Corner Building
k. Clinical Dept. Wing
16. Minor Hall
17. Bryan Hall
18. Elson Student Health
19. Albert H. Small Building
20. Wilsdorf Hall
21. Fayerweather Hall
22. Carruthers Hall
23. Snyder Hall
24. Arbauch Hall
25. Wilson Hall
26. Physical Life Sciences Building
27. Chemical Engineering
28. Materials Science
29. Old Jordan Hall


A brief description of how the institution ensures compliance with sustainable building operation and maintenance guidelines and policies:

Although the Energy Management and Sustainability Policy and the Environmental Management Policy apply to all University facilities, the institution does not actively ensure compliance in all facilities. Only building space that is actively managed is counted for this credit. Active management is defined as building space that:
1) Has been retro-commissioned within the past 7 years or is in the retro-commissioning process.
AND/OR
2) Actively participates in the University's Environmental Management System.


The website URL where information about the institution’s certified buildings and/or sustainable operations and maintenance guidelines or policies is available:

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