Sustainable Solutions

As an integrated, market-focused firm, we work with our clients to develop and deliver holistic solutions that meet their environmental, social, and economic goals.


LEED Platinum Certifications

We can help you exceed sustainability goals by achieving the highest possible level rating. (Robinson Place – Peterborough, ON)


Sustainable and Active Transportation

Helping reduce carbon emissions and encourage active transportation by providing pedestrian studies, walking hazard assessments, traffic safety policies, as well as pedestrian and cycling activity monitoring. (Sir George-Étienne Cartier Parkway – Ottawa, ON)


Improving Operations and Maintenance

We make valuable contributions to improving operations and maintenance, leading to a healthier environment for occupants and reduced costs for property managers. (GWL Calgary, Gulf Canada Square – Calgary, AB)


Leaders, Collaborators and Facilitators

Our environmental sustainability team develops and leads collaborative planning processes for the decision making required to achieve sustainable goals. (Yukon Energy Charrette)


Fresh Green Building Features

We help our clients reach their sustainability goals by use of sustainable features such as green roofs, living walls, alternative transportation plans, exceptional daylighting, and highly efficient utilities. (90 Elgin – Ottawa, ON)


Mitigating Environmental Impact

We complete studies to limit the environmental impact for projects and help our clients make informed decisions on environmental alternatives including providing cost and benefit analyses for the solutions. (Visual Inspection, Selected Roadway Structures – Ottawa, ON)


Energy Efficient Buildings

Maximizing the energy efficiency of buildings through energy modeling to help our clients reach energy code standards. (Social Sciences Building – Ottawa, ON)




Sustainability is important for stakeholders across all client groups and touches all of our lines of business. Morrison Hershfield incorporates holistic sustainable solutions in all our fields of practice such as high-performing buildings, ultra-efficient data centers, large and small solar arrays, brownfield restoration, and integrated utility master planning.

We use a variety of tools such as LEED, Envision, Green Roads, and Athena to deliver focused sustainability services that meet our clients’ needs. Ultimately, we strive for resilient and regenerative design.

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Building Envelope
Carbon Consulting
Energy Modeling
Environmental Planning
LEED Consulting
Life Cycle Assessment
Management Systems
Renewable Energy
Risk Assessment

Asset Types

Critical Facilities
Roads & Highways
Stadiums & Sports Facilities
Water & Wastewater

Read the Latest From Our Blog on Sustainability

Morrison Hershfield’s Stevan Vinci Named 2017 LEED Fellow

Posted on Monday October 23, 2017

Stevan Vinci, Building Science Consultant and Sustainability Specialist, has been selected as a 2017 LEED Fellow by the Green Business Certification Institute (GBCI). This honor is granted for his outstanding work.. Read More »

Robinson Place Wins Award of Excellence

Posted on Wednesday November 16, 2016

Morrison Hershfield is excited to announce that Robinson Place has been awarded a 2016 Canadian Consulting Engineering Award of Excellence in the Buildings category for its LEED EB: O&M project... Read More »

LEED v4 Brings Exciting Changes to Materials Requirements

Posted on Tuesday October 18, 2016

While LEED v4 brings with it a variety of new and updated requirements, the largest changes are within the Materials and Resources credit category... Read More »

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