The Ecological Engineer

The Ecological Engineer

THE ECOLOGICAL ENGINEER is a new book series that celebrates the most innovative engineers in North America and the practices and principles that they use to produce functionally outstanding structures, systems and technologies, in a way that embraces the emerging philosophy of sustainable design. Organized into three critical sections – Practice, Principles and Projects, the book provides a valuable resource and touchstone for engineers, architects and other design professionals who hope to embrace an ethic that is responsible to both people and the environment.

VOLUME ONE: KEEN ENGINEERING focuses on the innovative work of one of the leading sustainable MEP firms in North America – KEEN Engineering. As mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineers who work on projects all over the continent, they have consistently been inspiring on multiple levels – as a company, as individuals and just by the sheer volume and quantity of their work.

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Author: David R. Macaulay and Jason F. McLennan
ISBN: 978-0974903347

“… it is possible to be both a leader in sustainable engineering and successful in professional practice – ” —Bob Berkebile – Principal FAIA – BNIM Architects

“..the leaders of KEEN Engineering have for 15 years provided challenge, creative stimulation and thoughtful inspiration… Enjoy the book!” — Peter Busby – Principal – Busby, Perkins & Will

“A must read for every engineer and architect in practice today.” — Burt Gregory – Principal – Mithun Architects