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The Moraga Barn | LEED Platinum

O U R     P U R P O S E      |     ALTER THE COURSE

“The American, by nature, is optimistic.  He is experimental, an inventor and a builder who builds best when called upon to build greatly.”  – John F. Kennedy

 
Canyon ConstructionThe historic Moraga Barn, which achieved LEED Platinum Certification through a collaboration with Eco | Consulting US and Canyon Construction, is hosting two great events this month and we are inviting you to join us! Built in 1914, the Moraga Barn is the oldest building in Moraga, which previously served as the city’s hotel, grocery store, telephone switching center and bar until Canyon Construction undertook a renovation in February 2006. Led by a sustainability team that included Eco | Consulting US,  the historic renovation of the barn achieved USGBC’s highest LEED certification with ultra energy and water efficient design, salvaged and sustainably harvested materials, and 100% on-site renewable energy production. As one of the most innovative green buildings in this area, the 3,000 square-foot landmark is a living example of sustainable, healthy and efficient building at its finest. We were honored to be a part of this project, which is why we are excited to invite you to join us these two upcoming events being hosted at the Barn.

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D I S R U P T I V E     T E C H N O L O G I E S     |     Energy Efficiency Breakthroughs    |     9.13.12 at 6 pm

Canyon Construction and Splinter Group in association with Regenerative Network and R&R Design Studio will host a networking event in which company representatives will discuss their innovations in energy technology during a panel discussion. This event will be moderated by THE David Gottfried at the LEED Platinum Moraga Barn located at 925 Country Club Drive, Moraga, CA. Food and wine will be provided by Canyon Cellars & Moraga Gardens. The cost is $35 per person ($30 for Splinter Group members), with all proceeds going towards the event. Please RSVP to Larissa Durkin.

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M O R A G A   B A R N        |      100 YEAR ANNIVERSARY    |     9.15.12 at 7 pm

You won’t want to miss the Moraga Barn’s 100 Year Anniversary!  In honor of this historic landmark, Canyon Construction invites the community to share their memories of The Barn. Your contributions will be compiled to build a Living History Timeline of The Barn. You can send any stories, photographs, references or information to Larissa Durkin . Come revisit The Barn and share a trip down memory lane with the Moraga community. Celebrate with live music by Buffettville, multiple bars, food and friends. The LEED Platinum Moraga Barn is located at 925 Country Club Drive, Moraga, CA. Tickets are $15. Please RSVP to Larissa Durkin.

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Our goal is to alter the course of the building industry, and like you, we have a passion for sustainability and we want to share it, so let us know if you have a project or story you would like to SHARE?

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