Commercial Interior Tenant Commissioning

Client: Dunham Associates Engineers
Completion Date: 2008
Location: Minneapolis


Burns & McDonnell provided building commissioning services for the 25,000-square-foot Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design-Commercial Interiors (LEED-CI) Silver certified new office space construction for Dunham Associates Engineers. This space was the first CI Certified space in Minnesota. The office is also the first project to achieve LEED certification in Minneapolis.

This state-of-the-art office space features sustainable design features including:

  • Sselection of a building with an exemplary Energy Star rating of 97
  • Proximity to light rail and other public transit
  • Daylighting controls
  • High-efficiency HVAC equipment
  • Energy Star appliances

This combination of features and systems provides a high level of indoor air and environmental quality and is a benchmark project showcasing sustainable design concepts for office space in the Upper Midwest.