Connecticut College’s Fitness Center Certified LEED Silver by the USGBC

FARMINGTON, Conn., June 24, 2013 — KBE Building Corporation (KBE) and Einhorn Yaffee Prescott Architecture & Engineering have achieved LEED Silver certification for Connecticut College’s Fitness Center in New London, CT. The $44 million project was completed in September 2009. The project consisted of 10,406 square feet of new construction and 4,492 square feet of… Read more »

Connecticut College’s New London Hall Sciences Building Certified LEED Gold by the USGBC

FARMINGTON, Conn., May 3, 2013 — KBE Building Corporation (KBE) and Payette Architects have achieved LEED Gold certification for Connecticut College’s new Science Center at New London Hall. The $15.3 million, four-story project consisted of a 26,000 square-foot renovation and 14,000 square-foot addition. The building, which recently won The People’s Choice Award and an Award… Read more »

KBE Congratulates Rosalia Marques on Earning LEED Green Associate Certification

COLUMBIA, Md., Jan. 4, 2013 — KBE Building Corporation congratulates Rosalia Marques on earning her LEED Green Associate Certification. LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, was developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) in 2000 and provides verification that a building was designed and built using aspects of efficient environmental health conservation… Read more »

KBE Achieves LEED Gold for UMBC Residence Hall

COLUMBIA, Md., Dec. 17, 2012 — The design-build team of KBE Building Corporation (KBE) ( and Newman Architects ( has achieved LEED Gold certification for the University of Maryland, Baltimore County’s (UMBC) Patapsco Hall renovation and addition. The $16.5 million residence hall includes an 82,264 square-foot renovation and 52,390 square-foot addition. KBE partnered with Newman… Read more »

LEED Certification

Since 2003, KBE has embraced the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program, ensuring that many of the buildings that they design and/or construct are environmentally efficient. KBE has completed, or is in the process of completing, 12 LEED-Certified projects, including the LEED Gold Certified Patapsco Hall at University of Maryland-Baltimore County.