Multi-Housing News – Innovation Is Greening US Multifamily

In the News

March 28, 2024

Cobiax floor slab at 1 Wall StreetThe trend toward sustainability in the built environment has brought about surprising and promising new innovations in virtually every area of design and construction. Recently, these eco-friendly practices have made their way beyond luxury construction to transform affordable housing as well. At the forefront of this movement is the innovative use of sustainably designed structures, a topic Multi-Housing News (MHN) delves into with DeSimone’s own Mukesh Parikh.

Parikh, a Managing Principal in our New York City office, has decades of experience in eco-friendly structures. In particular, he’s been instrumental in integrating sustainable engineering practices into multi-family designs, advocating for structural systems that not only reduce carbon footprint but also offer long-term economic benefits.

In this conversation, Parikh sheds light on some of the challenges and triumphs of working sustainably in the affordable housing space.

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