In August 2015, the USGBC officially awarded LEED Gold certification to the Jefferson Houston Elementary School in Alexandria, VA. Opened in September 2014, the new 125,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility serves students in Kindergarten through 8th Grade. Staengl Engineering constructed a detailed energy model of the building and provided energy analysis and consulting services to the design team to help meet the efficiency targets set for the project. Read more here.