A.C.E.’s Johnson, Herzog now LEED AP Accredited

NEWS RELEASE
Date: June 9, 2009
Contact: Stan Johnson, (920) 682-6105

Stan Johnson, P.E., LEED AP., and Chris Herzog, LEED AP., of A.C.E. Building Service have passed the USGBC (US Green Building Council’s) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) accreditation exam and are now LEED Accredited Professionals (AP). This designation indicates that both have knowledge of the LEED system and competency in the LEED certification process. LEED is the USGBC’s rating system in which buildings are benchmarked for design, construction and operation of high-performance green buildings.

“Having Accredited Professionals at A.C.E. reinforces our commitment to customers desiring green and sustainable buildings,” comments Johnson, president of A.C.E. “As such, we can ensure that a project meets the highest green building and performance measures, considering sustainable building strategies early in the development cycle.” He adds that LEED certified buildings can offer businesses many benefits: “The help lower operating costs and increase asset value, reduce waste sent to landfills, conserve energy and water, reduce harmful green house gas emissions, demonstrate an owner’s environmental stewardship, plus they may also qualify for tax rebates, zoning allowances and other incentives.”

Founded in 1950, A.C.E. Building Service is located in Manitowoc and provides commercial and industrial construction services – including new buildings, expansions, renovations, metal re-roof, facilities maintenance, design/build, and build/lease.

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