SOCOTEC USA's Optima Onyx Tower has succesfully achieved LEED Platinum Certification

Tue 10/31/2023 - 18:27

We are delighted to share that the Optima Onyx Tower has achieved LEED Platinum Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council.

The iconic tower possesses an extraordinary design and sustainable space. This commercial development is located in Hallandale Beach, Florida. The Optima Onyx Tower is a 29-story high-rise. This space is a total of 709,503 SF and 390,514 SF of parking garage, 23,757 SF of a two-story financial building, and 295,232 SF of a twenty-story office tower that sits above the garage. The project includes 272,302 SF of office space, 12,508 SF of bank space, 1,767 SF for a café, 47,650 SF for garden and reflecting pool decks on the fifth and ninth floors, and 851 parking spaces, which will be located in the basement and in the garage at the base of the building. The Optima Onyx Tower is a sustainable development with the use of green materials.

Spinnaker Group, a Division of SOCOTEC located in West Palm Beach, Florida provided sustainable consulting services for the project. 

We extend our congratulations to SOCOTEC's team of professionals and all the industry colleagues whose contributions helped achieve this extraordinary mention!

To learn more about the project and its features, click here.



SOCOTEC, who employs over 450 professionals in more than 20 offices in the U.S., is an industry leader in the building and infrastructure sectors, offering the combined highly technical expertise of an expansive and holistic network of experts across six service lines: (i) Building Envelope; (ii) Energy & Sustainability; (iii) Code & Planning; (iv) Project Advisory; (v) Dispute Resolution; and (vi) Specialty Engineering.

SOCOTEC Group, a leader in construction inspection and a major player in TIC for the construction and infrastructure sectors, the SOCOTEC Group has 200,000 clients with operations in 26 countries, 11,300 employees and over 250 external recognitions.

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