Sustainable Architecture and Industry Tour of the Navy Yard
Brooklyn Navy Yard Center at BLDG 92
Cost: $30. Members of BLDG 92 receive a 10% discount
On this bus tour, learn about many of the Yard’s green initiatives, including adaptive reuse of historic structures and materials, cutting edge LEED-certified buildings, alternative energy projects, and sustainable manufacturing practices employed by Yard tenants. Get an up-close look at the nation’s first green multi-story industrial building, see wind-and-solar-powered lamps built and installed at the Yard, and peer down into a 19th-century dry dock that is still in use today. Along the way, we will enjoy stunning waterfront views and learn how the Yard has been transformed from the world’s busiest shipyard into a center of green innovation. For more information, visit http://bldg92.org/events/.