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

Water Reduction

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

Safe refrigerants

recycled materials

carbon dioxide measurement

enhanced ventilation effectiveness

Benefits of Sustainable Design

Building Certification

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.

Mechanical, Electrical, & Plumbing Engineering Services

Hoss & Brown is a mid-sized, full-service MEP engineering firm in Kansas City. Learn more about who we are and how we work.


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