CALGreen Mid-Code Cycle Change

CALGreen Mid-Code Cycle Change

California’s Green Building Code, CALGreen, has updated mid-code cycle changes for all projects going into permitting after July, 1 2018. One of those changes is a maximum flow rate for shower heads from 2.0 GPM to 1.8 GPM at 80 PSI.

2019 Energy Code – A Quick Summary of Key Changes

2019 Energy Code – A Quick Summary of Key Changes

On May 9, 2018, the California Energy Commission adopted the 2019 Title 24, Part 6 Energy Code updates that will take effect January 1, 2020. Key changes for new residential and non-residential projects include: Residential (new ground up construction that has three...

VCA Green Spoke at 2018 DWELL on Design

VCA Green Spoke at 2018 DWELL on Design

VCA Green’s Vice President, Moe Fakih, delivered a seminar on Title 24 residential building envelope and zero net energy update at the DWELL on Design conference last week. Some of the topics included the positive impacts a building’s envelope delivers with regards to...

VCA at Sage Project Grand Opening

VCA at Sage Project Grand Opening

On Thursday, April 5, 2018, The Richman Group, Inc., launched their ribbon cutting ceremony for the Sage Luxury Apartment Residences in Cerritos, California. Sage, a 132-Unit Luxury Apartment Community, features contemporary homes with spacious interiors, modern...

DWELL on Design 2018 with VCA Green

DWELL on Design 2018 with VCA Green

The 13th annual Dwell on Design show at the Los Angeles Convention Center is back and will highlight more than 2,000 innovative furnishings and products, including lighting, kitchen and bath and home technology as well as self-guided home tours throughout the city,...

AFFILIATIONS


US Green Building Council (USGBC)
Build It Green (BIG)
Urban Land Institute (ULI)
California Building Officials (CALBO)
Association of Energy Engineers (AEE)
AABC Commissioning Group (ACG)
CalCERTS
California Association of Building Energy Consultants (CABEC)
California Commissioning Collaborative (CACx)

VCA DIVISIONS

VCA Structural
Residential and commercial structural engineering

VCA Code
Building Code consultants, plan check and staffing