Committed to Long-Term Solutions
Sustainable Engineering in Kansas City
Throughout its history, Hoss & Brown has always practiced sustainable design—providing high quality, efficient system design based on life-cycle cost analyses.
Our team consistently provides long-term sustainable engineering solutions to clients all over the world.
Elements of Sustainable Design
LEED Design and Certification
Life Cycle Cost Analysis
Building Automation Systems Optimization
Energy Modeling & Analysis
Energy Monitoring/Measurement & Verification
Renewable Energy Systems (Photovoltaic & Wind)
Solar Water Heating
Examples of Sustainable Design Choices
Energy efficient heating and cooling systems
Low flow plumbing fixtures
High efficiency lighting fixtures controlled by occupancy sensors
carbon dioxide measurement
enhanced ventilation effectiveness
Benefits of Sustainable Design
With the emergence of Energy Star, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED), and other energy-saving standards, our engineers can now better quantify sustainable whole-building solutions.
Whether a building is set to be designed to certification standards or not, we regularly employ efficiency-minded items in our designs to save our clients operation costs long-term.