S.G. Cunningham

Observing Organization

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Reduction commitment: Observing Organization in Milestone 3

Business Type: Construction

S.G. Cunningham Limited is a full-service general contracting firm specializing in commercial, institutional and industrial renovations.  SGC is known for a collaborative approach, attention to detail and providing a hassle-free experience for clients. Since their launch in 1976, they have earned a fine reputation for quality workmanship and exceptional service.

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Notable GHG Reduction and Sustainability Projects:

2014

Green Building / LEED Construction Initiatives: SG Cunningham has been involved in helping clients plan for LEED construction projects. This is a relatively new service they have started providing.

Business Transportation Initiative: This fall, SG Cunningham purchased two new trucks and the most fuel-efficient engine options were chosen. Estimated fuel saving will be between 25 – 28%.

2013

Improved Office Energy Efficiency: SG Cunningham has replaced all regular light bulbs with energy-efficient light bulbs.

Green Building Projects: SG Cunningham has been working with a green building consultant, RCI member Whiting Design, to learn more about making buildings healthier for employees who work there and as energy efficient as possible. This began as an educational presentation to their staff and has led to an increased number of green building projects on which they partner with Whiting Design.

 

Sustainability Culture:

SG Cunningham’s Green Team meets quarterly, and their focus has been on educating employees through presentations about LEED (green) building practices and beginning to work on green building projects. They also developed an Environmental Policy Statement.

 

Sustainability Goals:

  1. Continue developing greater knowledge and skills regarding green building practices.
  2. Replacing vehicles with energy efficient ones as they need to be replaced.
  3. Work with landlord to develop a recycling program for the office complex.
  4. Create a formal policy for Business Travel /Transportation.
  5. Integrate environmental policy into marketing plan.

 

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