Sustainability

State of the Green Building Industry

Posted on Jun 29, 2021

For over 25 years, The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has supported its members – which include corporations, small businesses, government entities and nonprofits – to achieve their green building goals through its Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program. LEED is the world’s most widely […]

Sustainability

A People-Focused Look into the Future of LEED/WELL

Posted on Apr 23, 2018

Recent advancements in LEED and sustainable construction are focusing more and more on people’s health and well-being. This means constructing spaces that are healthier environments for people, which aligns perfectly with Miron’s mission to affect the triple bottom line: PEOPLE, Planet, and Payback. This focus […]

Sustainability

Madison Elementary Wins Big Check for Environmental Video

Posted on Nov 16, 2017

Members of the Madison Elementary Student Senate received a check for $1,000 from Miron Construction. The school won the top prize offered by the Neenah-based Miron Construction Company in its “Be Green in ’17” contest, which encouraged staff, teachers and students at K-12 school to […]

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Light Shelves Maximize Daylighting

Posted on Oct 1, 2017

Bring natural light further into your building: Your building’s access to natural light isn’t limited to the daylight that comes through the windows. Theresa Lehman, LEED Fellow and Director of Sustainable Services for Miron Construction Co. Inc., tells how a simple horizontal surface called a […]