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SUSTAINABILITY COORDINATOR GAINS LEED GA CERTIFICATION

by Tracy Will
Thu, Sep 17th 2009 08:30 am
Tracy Will, CIR Sustainability Coordinator
Tracy Will, CIR Sustainability Coordinator

 

BUFFALO, NY (September 17, 2009) - CIR Electrical Construction Corp., a leading electrical construction company in Western New York, announced that Tracy Will, their in-house Sustainability Coordinator has successfully passed the LEED Green Associate exam administered by the Green Building Certification Institute.  "Tracy's commitment to green building is inherent and she leads by example," says Tom Jachimowicz, President of CIR Electrical. "Her industry involvement helps keep CIR on the forefront of green building and is putting us on the map."

The test is broken up into six parts and Tracy had a perfect score on three parts. Tracy scored 100% in the following categories:

  • Project Systems & Energy Impacts
  • Water Management
  • Project Surroundings & Public Outreach

For more information about CIR Electrical Construction Company, please visit http://www.cirelectric.com.

Tracy Will, Sustainability Coordinator

Tracy Will has been with CIR since April of 2001 and presently holds the title of Sustainability Coordinator. She is currently pursuing a Dual Master of Architecture and Master of Urban Planning Degree from the University at Buffalo, School of Architecture and Planning while working for CIR.

Tracy worked as a research assistant from May through December of 2007, investigating issues of sustainability in architecture, with energy issues at the top of the list. She plans to specialize in sustainable design of the built environment and will complete the Sustainable Urban and Natural Environments Graduate Research Group at UB. Tracy is utilizing her knowledge to help CIR become a more sustainable electrical contractor while gaining perspective on the practical application of sustainable building practices and solar energy in the construction industry.

About CIR Electrical Construction Company

CIR Electrical Construction Corporation was established in 1976 in Buffalo, New York.  We are one of the fastest growing electrical contractors in Western New York, and are listed as fifth in New York State for bidding public work.  We are a privately held, independent electrical contractor signatory to the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and proudly affiliated with the National Electrical Contractors Association. CIR has achieved growth by forging lasting relationships with our customers through reliable performance and a reputation for quality workmanship.

CIR is proud to have first generation owners who worked their way up in the electrical construction industry to get where they are today and highly skilled electricians hired through our local unions.  With the growing concern for our environment, CIR is committed to taking a leadership role on environmental sustainability in the Western New York community.  By expanding our knowledge of energy efficient technologies and practices, we can help our customers decrease their environmental impact while saving on energy costs.  The combination of our ownership and employees and our commitment to the environment is what makes CIR a Blue Collar. Green Company.

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