H-F Fieldhouse Achieves LEED Gold Certification

U.S. Green Building Council announces that North Building Fieldhouse Addition project earned a LEED gold certification under the LEED for Schools Rating System...
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USGBC Announces Top 10 States For LEED In 2014

Ridgewood High School Among Buildings Contributing to State of Illinois' Top LEED Ranking...
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DLA Architects at Greenbuild 2014's Opening Plenary

Why We’re at Greenbuild 2014

The other day our friends over at Andersen Windows shared why they are pumped to be exhibiting at Greenbuild. This provoked us to think about why we are excited to be at the conference.
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Don’t miss Business Ledger Newsmakers’ Forum on Energy Efficiency

Here at DLA we’re always looking for ways to save our clients’ money – both during a project and through the life of their facility. We’ve received some great information from both the Nicor Gas Energy Efficiency Program and ComEd Smart Ideas that we’re happy to pass along, but I just
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FRWRD Project Earns LEED Silver Certification

U.S. Green Building Council recognizes FRWRD’s commitment to environmental stewardship and energy conservation. The new Administrative Office and Laboratory for FRWRD was designed by DLA Architects, Ltd.
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Sprechen Sie Deutsch?

Architect Carrie Matlock discusses some of the research around 21st Century Educational Theory and design trends for creating spaces to support it.
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Too Late for Pessimism at Greening the Heartland

Marge Anderson, executive VP of the Energy Center of Wisconsin, gave the opening keynote address at Greening the Heartland 2013. She concluded her remarks with the quote “It’s too late for pessimism.” It’s a reference that has been associated with sustainability advocates sin
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Full Circle at BUILDINGChicago

One of the sessions that I attended BUILDINGChicago/Greening the Heartland was Materials Matter - Innovative Design with Wood. The speaker said something that really stayed with me: “Wood is ...
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Administrative Office Design featured in AS&U Magazine

Design of Homewood Flossmoor Community High School Administration Office Remodeling featured in American School & University Magazine’s Educational Interiors Showcase honoring the nation’s most Outstanding Learning Environments.
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DLA HQ garners Green Commendation

Doug Widener of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) presented a LEED Certified plaque to DLA; this recognition was for the design of our new corporate offices in Itasca.
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