Sun Tran BSMF Phase III Awarded LEED Silver Certification

The USGBC has awarded LEED Silver certification to the City of Tucson Sun Tran Bus Storage, Maintenance, and Fueling Facility Phase III project. Phase III, completed in 2012, included over 70,000 SF of new construction for the Administration Building and completion of the Maintenance, Fueling, Wash, and Central Plant facilities. The completed facility can accommodate a fleet of 250 buses. Phase II, completed in 2009, was awarded LEED Gold certification. The facility will save more than 2,800 therms of natural gas, 200,000 kWh of electricity, and 900,000 gallons of water

annually. GLHN is Architect and Engineer of Record.