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Celebrate Earth Day, Every Day

May 2, 2017
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At Findorff, we are passionate about sustainability. While Earth Day is a great time to refocus our attention on the natural assets surrounding us, it is also important that this focus extends beyond this one day each year. As part of Findorff’s ongoing innovative initiatives, a dedicated group of sustainability leaders launched Findorff Footprint, an in-house resource that tracks the implementation of various sustainability goals.

Celebrate Earth Day, Every Day

A Fresh Approach to Healthcare

August 20, 2015
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Related Projects  /  UW Health at The American Center  UW Health Rehabilitation Hospital

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Findorff is excited to announce the recent completion of its latest construction endeavor, UW Health at the American Center. Findorff’s relationship with UW Health dates back to the early 1970s when Findorff built the Clinical Sciences Center (CSC), more commonly referred to as the UW Hospital on Highland Ave. In 2005, UW Health purchased a 42-acre parcel of land on Madison’s east side as part of its successive evolution. A decade later, a state-of-the-art facility stands epitomizing the spirit of innovation.

A Fresh Approach to Healthcare

300 Students Support Green Apple Day of Service

November 18, 2014
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Findorff has been a proud member of the Wisconsin Green Building Alliance (WGBA) since 2002. The organization’s mission to promote ecologically sustainable practices within the built environment is an initiative that we support and practice within our own organization. Sustainable building is a vital part of our community, and Findorff contributes to this initiative by making it a regular practice to improve the communities where we live, work, and play wherever possible.

300 Students Support Green Apple Day of Service

Changes With LEED v4 Will Increase the Role We Play as Contractors

July 14, 2014
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The transition to LEED v4 will take time as our industry works to better understand its requirements. This upgrade to measure the performance of green buildings is intended to lower life-cycle costs, increase transparency, and promote integration.

Changes With LEED v4 Will Increase the Role We Play as Contractors

How Will You Celebrate Earth Day?

April 16, 2014
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The idea of raising awareness around environmental issues was founded in our own Wisconsin back yard. Gaylord Nelson, a former U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, and a fiercely dedicated group of individuals helped mobilize Americans to take to the streets, parks…
How Will You Celebrate Earth Day?

EnActing Steps to Greener Living

May 21, 2013
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Related Projects  /  Beloit College Center for the Sciences  Edgewood College - The Stream  First Unitarian Society Expansion

Findorff is getting personal about its commitment to sustainability! Beyond simply building green, employees are learning more about living green, thanks to a program developed by Madison Environmental Group. Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, “EnAct Steps to Greener…

EnActing Steps to Greener Living