MGM Springfield Resort & Casino - Springfield, MA

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Project Details

Project Size: 2 million square feet
Owner: MGM Resorts International
Architects: Friedmutter Group
CMU Supplier: A. Jandris & Sons
Completion: August 2018
Total CO₂ Saved: 1,900 pounds

 

Carbon Footprint Reduction by Jandris

MGM Springfield Resort and Casino in Springfield, Massachusetts was made with 120,000 CMUs infused with recycled CO using the CarbonCure Technology. As a result, A. Jandris & Sons saved a total of 1,900 lbs of CO₂ emissions from entering the atmosphere.

The amount of CO₂ saved in the MGM Springfield project is equivalent to the amount of CO₂ sequestered by 1 acre of forest in one year, or 14 tree seedlings grown for 10 years.

 
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"MGM Resorts believes that green building practices and sustainable operations are the keys to being good corporate citizens. Jandris & Sons’ concrete masonry with CarbonCure reduced 1,900 pounds of embodied carbon in the MGM Springfield development. This carbon reduction innovation helps to contribute to MGM Resorts sustainability leadership objectives."

-Todd Megrath
Executive Director of Sustainable Development, MGM Resorts International

Project Photos

 
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