GreenCE, Inc.

GreenCE, Inc.

Education

We are committed to designing the highest quality continuing education programs in the construction industry. Our creative team is dedicated to developing the most innovative, informative, and user friendly courses.

Relationships

We value our relationships with design professionals and product manufacturers. They are crucial to our success. Our company hopes to offer the greatest customer care and treat all customers with respect and dignity.

Collaboration

Our company is a forum for new ideas. We welcome innovative and creative solutions to solving problems. We draw from a vast pool of experience, multiple design disciplines, and a passion to succeed in order to meet our customer's expectations.

The Spec Shaman

On: Mar 8, 2018
ADA Education, ASID and IIDA, and a Fight in Washington

On January 30th, 2018 a bill passed the House without changes that drove the design community to go to battle with Washington. This bill has to do with changing current ways that a person with disabilities can take action against any property that do not have accommodations.

On: Mar 2, 2018
Interview with Pete Wagner from Curecrete

Today I spoke with Pete Wagner, Director of Supporting Products Development from Curecrete Distribution. We discussed specification strategies for concrete products and what 2018 means for the industry.

On: Feb 16, 2018
LEED v4 For Product Manufacturers

In this one hour presentation, building product manufacturers will learn how to get specified on LEED v4 projects. We will explore strategies to help manufacturers reach the decision makers. Participants will learn what LEED credits apply to their products and how they can leverage LEED to their advantage. In addition, we discuss the latest developments for LEED v4.1.

On: Feb 1, 2018
An Interview with Dean from Noble Company

“Luck is a very thin wire between survival and disaster, and not many people can keep their balance on it,” said author Hunter Thompson. Building product manufacturers are in the survival business. With competitors closing in on all sides, manufacturers may go extinct if they fail to accomplish critical tasks. Customer service is one of the most significant factors that can affect a building product manufacturer’s bottom line and existence.

On: Jan 12, 2018
LEED v4.1 is Coming, Are You Ready?

“Change is inevitable, growth is optional.” That was said by John C. Maxwell. He didn’t say we liked it, he just said it was. Change IS. Whether we want it, whether we voted for it, or whether we sought it out. The building product manufacturing world is no different.

On: Jan 5, 2018
How VR Can Change Occupant Behavior

The world of architecture and gaming was, at one time, completely separated. In the last 5 years, with the evolution of VR and AR that has changed. VR has opened the world of architecture to in-the-moment design and life action design. In December, I was able to witness an amazing use of VR in the architectural world. I met with Heather DeGrella, Sustainability Design Leader at Opsis Architecture. I had been invited to participate in a VR game called HEATWAVE: Sympathy for the HVAC.

On: Nov 16, 2017
Home Depot is Leading the Way - Again

With sales of $94.6 billion and earnings of $8 billion in 2016, you would think the nation’s largest home improvement specialty retailer would be happy to leave well enough alone.

On: Oct 30, 2017
CSI CDT – What is it, Why Should Product Manufacturers Care?

According to the CSI website “The Construction Documents Technology (CDT) Program provides a comprehensive overview for anyone who writes, interprets, enforces, or manages construction documents.

On: Oct 18, 2017
There Is Nothing Wrong with Earning Green While Doing Green

How can design professionals and product manufacturers work together to transition the built environment into a sustainable ecosystem for future generations? I spoke with with Allison Friedman, founder of the online green buiding directory, Rate It Green. We discussed the online platform, it’s impact, and what it can do for the green building community.

On: Oct 4, 2017
Mindful MATERIALS – From Database to a Powerful Tool

In 2014 HKS, the 12th largest architecture firm, created a labeling initiative with a focus on data transparency within the product manufacturing world.

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