RGCI is currently serving the Houston Independent School District (HISD) as the commissioning authority for DeBakey High School for Health Professions. RGCI is assisting HISD in earning LEED certification for building design and construction (BD+C) v.2009 for schools certified rating through the commissioning processes.
This includes providing fundamental and enhanced commissioning services as defined in the LEED for Schools Commissioning requirements. RGCI has created and implemented the Building Commissioning Plan and Commissioning process and oversee the LEED Commissioning activities performed by the design professionals and contractors during the design and construction phases.
The fundamental and enhanced commissioning services are being provided during design, construction, and post-occupancy. The major systems commissioned and renovated include the HVAC unit, lighting and controls systems, and plumbing systems. This school facility is planned to be approximately 186,000 square feet.