Winner of the BIA 2015 Bronze award in Health Care Facilities, St. Luke's Hospice is a 22,500 SF facility is LEED® Certified Gold. The “green building” elements include use of local and adaptive plant species, eliminating the use of potable water for irrigation, and the use of renewable / regionally procured materials. Use of a reflective roof helps to reduce cooling loads, thereby lowering energy consumption and making for a more comfortable space. High-efficiency environmental, power and lighting systems enhance and serve to reduce the building’s carbon footprint.
Kansas City, Missouri Architect: Matrix Architects Incorporated Landscape Architect: Kleingers & Associates Builder: JE Dunn Construction Co., Inc. Manufacturer: Glen-Gery Corporatirio Masonry, Inc. Photographer: Chad Jackson Photography