LaGuardia Terminal B is the first airport project in the world to achieve LEED V4 Gold certification for building design and construction for completed phases of the new terminal, including the Arrivals & Departures Hall, Eastern Concourse, Eastern Pedestrian Bridge and the Central Heating and Refrigeration Plant. The project includes a mix of sustainable strategies that met specific benchmarks, including energy efficiency, water conservation, site selection, material selection, and waste reduction.
LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design), as developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), is the most widely used green building rating system in the world. Learn more.
Skanska-Walsh, Terminal B's construction partner, in recognition of its industry-leading approach to sustainability and resilience, has been awarded the first-ever Envision Platinum award from the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure. Read more here.