High Performance • Green Building • USGBC

Energy Innovation Center
Energy Innovation Center - Pittsburgh, PA

CJL Engineering is an industry leader in the design, construction and commissioning of high performance and LEED® certified buildings.  CJL actively promotes a collaborative, integrated design process, and high performance A/E strategies for a sustainable site, water conservation , energy efficiency, resource conservation, and indoor environmental quality.


The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is a 501(c)(3) non profit that developed the LEED® (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Green Building Rating System. CJL Engineering's principal, Alan Traugott, was a founding member of the Green Building Council and has served as director of the Green Building Alliance (Pittsburgh).

High Performance/Green Building

Commissioning & Retro-commissioning

Energy Modeling

Building Automation Systems

Energy Efficiency Audits, Benchmarking

Load & Demand Management Strategies

Energy Source Diversification

Building Systems Modernization

Cost Benefit and Life-Cycle Cost Analysis

Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)

Measurement and Verification

Key LEED® Projects

PNC Bank Volume LEED® Certification
- USGBC’s first LEED® volume certification

Phipps Conservatory - Living Building Challenge
- LEED® Platinum Living Building Challenge

Energy Innovation Center - LEED® Platinum

Point Park University Dance Studio -  LEED® Gold

UPMC East Hospital -  LEED® Silver