BMW’s Associate Family Health Center gets LEED certification

BMW’s Associate Family Health Center has received Silver Certification under the U.S. Green Building Council’sLeadership in Environmental and Energy Design certification program.

The center, a 25,000-square-foot facility adjacent to BMW Manufacturing Co. in Greer, is operated by Premise Health and provides primary care services, dental, vision, occupational health and physical therapy and also features an on-site pharmacy.

“This project offers our associates a sustainably-improved facility with best-in-class building strategies and practices that perfectly complement the best-in-class health programs delivered at the Associate Family Health Center,” said Johannes Trauth, vice president of human resources at BMW Manufacturing.

Design and construction of the health center was completed in partnership with Batson Associates in Greenville, Roebuck Buildings Co. Inc. in Roebuck and Crozier Architecture in Greenville.

According to BMW, LEED points were earned for a variety of reasons, including but not limited to alternative transportation options, stormwater management, water-efficient landscaping and recycled content.

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