DPR Construction

DPR ConstructionHow does the company exemplify the concept of “reducing”?

Reduce power consumption by implementing exhaust chimney, operable exterior walls, fans, and rain wall for evaporative cooling affect across open office area. They have also installed solar panels for shaded parking.

How does the company exemplify the concept of “reusing”?

They took an otherwise old and unsightly building that was being used as a Castle Boutique and re-used it as a state-of-the-art office building.

What is this company’s recycling policy and practice?

They reduce consumption of paper products through technology (paperless, scanning, etc.) and recycle everything they possibly can. They have assigned certain employees to oversee the recycling.

How is this company engaging and informing consumers and employees about the 3 “Rs” and other sustainable practices?

They hold open houses to other businesses. They have monitoring systems shown on LED screens that show everyone visiting the building how little power they are using, and how close they are to achieving net zero, and how much money they are saving on utilities and paper, and the benefits to the environment.

What else would you like us to know about this company?

They are a very professional construction company that really cares about the environment. When you say sustainability, they get it, and they are willing to share their success story with others.