2011 Green Giants

It may not be by leaps and bounds, but sustainable design is growing, as reported by Interior Design’ s top ?100 Giants. We learned from 39 of the firms that at?least 50 percent of their projects follow LEED guidelines. Total square footage of sustainable projects completed increased by 81.3 million over the previous reporting period. And the value of eco products specified rose by $2.5 billion. It turns out that dollars are green in more ways than one.

Top 100 Giants with At Least 50% of Projects Following LEED Guidelines


FIRM

2011 RANK

AECOM

21

Cannon Design

7

CBT

50

Daroff Design + DDI Architects

39

EwingCole

24

Roger Ferris + Partners

42

Flad Architects

25

Francis Cauffman

55

FXFowle Architects

98

Gensler

1

Harley Ellis Devereaux

48

HDR Architecture

18

HGA Architects and Engineers

20

HLW

29

HMC Architects
57

HOK

2

IA Interior Architects

10

KlingStubbins

15

Gary Lee Partners

97

LS3P

74

Ted Moudis Associates
31

NBBJ

13

Nelson

9

OPX
91

Partners by Design

99

Perkins + Will

3

Pollack Architecture

65

RMW architecture & interiors

47

RNL

95

Shepley Bulfinch

37

SmithGroup

12

Stantec

8

Studios Architecture
30

Switzer Group

83

TPG Architecture

28

VOA Associates

41

WHR Architects

45

Ziegler Cooper Architects

100

Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Architects

33

 

Average Percentage of Top 100 Giants' Projects Following LEED Guidelines

 

2011 Top Giants

41%

2010 Top Giants

43%

2009 Top Giants

33%


Average Percentage of Top 100 Giants' Design Fees Attributed To Sustainable Designs


2011 Top Giants

39%

2010 Top Giants

38%

2009 Top Giants

30%


Total Value of Green Products Specified by Top 100 Giants


2011 Top Giants

$32.3 billion

2010 Top Giants

$29.8 billion

2009 Top Giants

$25.7 billion


Surface Area of Sustainable Projects by Top 100 Giants


2011 Top Giants

345.3 million square feet

2010 Top Giants

263.9 million square feet

2009 Top Giants

264.1 million square feet


Effect of Economic Downturn on Amount of Sustainable Projects by Top 100 Giants


More

21%

Unchanged

64%

Fewer

15%


Top 100 Giants Providing Sustainability Analysis


2011 Top Giants

92%

2010 Top Giants

88%

2009 Top Giants

83%

 

Top 100 Giants with At Least 50% of Design Fees Attributed To Sustainable Projects

FIRM

2011 RANK

Corgan Associates

60

Leo A Daly
4

DBI Architects

43

EwingCole

24

Roger Ferris + Partners
42

Flad Architects
25

FXFowle Architects

98

Gensler

1

HDR Architecture

18

HGA Architects and Engineers

20

HKS

53

HLW
29

HMC Architects

57

HOK

2

Huntsman Architectural Group

73

IA Interior Architects

10

KlingStubbins
15

Gary Lee Partners

97

Little

38

LS3P

74

Mancini Duffy

51

NBBJ

13

Nelson

9

Planning Design Research

68

Pollack architecture

65

RNL

95

Shepley Bulfinch

37

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill

19

SmithGroup

12

TPG Architecture

28

VOA Associates

41

WHR Architects

45

Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Architects

33

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