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Seminar & Tour: Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina

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Join us for a LEED Tour of the Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina on March 8. 

As the first hotel in the Charleston area to achieve LEED certification, we are excited to receive a presentation and guided tour by the project team!

  • Samantha Borgen, Director of Facilities and Construction at the Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina
  • Shawn Mellin, Architect, Glick Boehm and Associates
  • Susan Collins, High Performance Building Consulting, Whole Building Systems
  • Chris Constantine, MEP Engineer, Constantine Engineering

The tour will explore the following topics:

  • LEED construction and certification process - Learn about the LEED process from start to finish: successes, challenges, and lessons learned
  • Sustainable design and interiors - High ceilings and an nontraditional entryway enhances guest experience, while modern coastal design features redefine Southern style
  • Operations and Maintenance - A look into the benefits of innovative and high-tech equipment
  • Sustainability programs at the resort - How the resort protects its invaluable coastline
  • Resiliency - During hurricane season, discover how the resort weathers the storms
  • Marketing and Development - How sustainability lends a competitive advantage in the market