In 2009 the building management team started an assessment of the requirements to have the building LEED certified. This assessment led to the determination that most of the building's infrastructure had out lived its useful life. Therefore Metropolis investment holdings incorporated, the building owner funded a program that began in 2010 that not only allowed the building to obtain LEED GOLD Certification but also brought the infrastructure of the building to a level that was superior to any property in the CBD market. A program that has exceeded $15 million dollars of investment that allows start of the art controls to communicate with new chillers and boilers providing highly controlled comfort levels at lower cost to the tenants.
The following projects are representative of the ownerships commitment to sustainability and its commitment to those goals in time and money going forward.