News & Events for Oakland

October 10, 2019
The VERGE 19 conference and expo in Oakland on October 22-23 provides a platform for attendees from the private and public sectors, utilities, solution providers, NGOs, and start-ups to come together to explore scalable, cross-cutting solutions and to advance the most dynamic and influential markets driving a sustainable future. Integral Group’s Chief Sustainability Officer, Megan White, and Managing Principal, Andr... Read more
October 3, 2019
Integral Group is delighted to announce Andréa Traber as managing principal for Integral Group's Oakland and San Jose offices, a leadership role to which she brings over twenty years of experience in sustainable design, engineering and strategy. Andréa will be responsible for guiding the growth of our engineering and consulting teams within the Bay Area, while continuing her work with leading clients and cities as they develop their response to emerging market, policy and en... Read more
September 30, 2019
A diverse and inclusive employee community is fundamental to Integral Group’s resiliency as a firm. Becoming a parent is a life-changing event, and it essential to our success to support our employees through this important transition. In our ongoing commitment to equity and diversity within our group, and to provide a family-friendly workplace, Integral Group is pleased to announce that a firm-wide Paid Parental Leave Program will commence January 1, 2020. As global firm with over 20 offices world-wide, Integral Group highly values tal... Read more
September 24, 2019
The 2019 ASHRAE Building Performance Analysis Conference takes place Sept. 25-27, 2019 in Denver, Colorado at the The Curtis Hotel. The goal of this conference is to promote networking and present new techniques and workflows that practitioners make better decisions during the simulation and modeling process of an entire building life cycle.  Integral Group is proud to be represented by three building performance and energy analysts from its Oakland office in the conference session:

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August 22, 2019
Integral Group is proud to announce that three of our projects have achieved LEED certification. Kaiser Permanente Regional Lab Chino Hills is a retrofitted building, originally a big-box retail store, which was transformed into a highly efficient laboratory facility. After being initially proposed with no LEED goals, the Integral Group team led an eco-charrette with Kaiser and the design team and it was determined that the lab could achieve LEED Gold. One of... Read more
July 10, 2019
Hosted by the Pacific Region Communities of the US Green Building Council, GreenerBuilder is a one-day conference and expo for green building professionals. The annual event unites all of the key players in greening the Pacific Region’s built environment—including architects, engineers and contractors—to discuss industry trends, new research and emerging technologies. GreenerBuilder is where you can get the strategies and tools to help create a more sustainable future in the region. Integral Group is proud to be participating ... Read more
June 20, 2019
Join Pacific Gas & Electric for presentations of case studies of three of the zero net energy commercial buildings included in the recently published report 'Zero Net Energy Case Study Buildings, Volume 3'. This event will be moderated by Edward Dean, FAIA. Design team members including owners, architects, and engineers will cover the following projects:
June 20, 2019
The Moscone Convention Center Expansion in San Francisco has just been certified LEED Platinum. With 90 out of 110 possible points, the project is the highest-scoring convention center in the world under LEED v2009 for New Construction. Integral Group is proud to have provided LEED consulting services for the expansion project. This project has been declared the most complicated LEED Project Boundary to date that has gone through the c... Read more
June 4, 2019
The American Institute of Architects will be hosting the annual Conference on Architecture in Las Vegas from June 6-8, 2019. The theme for this year’s conference is Blueprint for a Better Future, which will explore how design can tackle some of the most critical challenges facing our cities and our planet. Attendees will participate in workshops, seminars, tours, events, and educational sessions to share knowledge and learn from some of the biggest... Read more