Hilton Homewood Suites - Palo Alto, California


Program: 130,000 SF hotel
Achievements: LEED-NC Silver Certification
Awards: 2015 CCGBC Green Awards Winner - New Construction

To meet the City of Palo Alto's requirement to design this new, $26 million, 130,000 SF, 4-story hotel to meet LEED Silver, In Balance Green Consulting provided green building strategies to the Owner/Developer team. These strategies included daylighting and views in every room, underground parking, highly efficient equipment with room-key energy management, and recycling washing machine water for use in flush fixtures and landscaping.

  • Architect: Barry Swenson Builders; Steinberg Architects
  • Construction: Barry Swenson Builders
  • Commissioning: RetroCom Energy Strategies, Inc.
  • Civil: Sandis Civil Engineers
  • Mechanical: Mr. Cool, Inc. & Lovazzo Mechanical, Inc.
  • Structural: DCI Engineers
  • Electrical: Helix Electric Inc. & LPG Engineering
  • Acoustical: Charles M Salter Associates Inc.
  • Waterproofing: Wiss, Janney,Elstner Associates
  • Landscape: Hill Associates

Photos Courtesy of Hilton Worldwide & SRM Development