Parksmart certification is tailored to your needs

Whether your garage has already embraced cutting-edge sustainability strategies or is starting to evaluate ways to improve garage performance, Parksmart is a fit for you.

Over the past year, Parksmart has evolved to provide a tailored experience. Initially conceived as a tool to recognize industry leaders, Parksmart has expanded, now supporting all parking operations in their pursuit of improved performance and greater social impact.

Sustainable innovation in surface parking

Forward-thinking real estate owners across the United States are exploring how their often-ignored impervious parking lots could be reimagined. In so doing, they help create an environmentally and socially responsible, healthy and prosperous environment that improves quality of life. JLL and Procter & Gamble are among those businesses leading efforts to develop high-performing surface parking.

Parksmart explores Germany

Credit for all photos: RLJ Photography.

IPI magazine highlights how companies innovate with Parksmart

Parking innovators are embracing Parksmart to increase performance, improve customer experience and lower environmental impact. Their projects enhance universities, mixed-use developments, community spaces and office towers across the globe.

LEED projects with parking structures receive discount on Parksmart certification

LEED projects continue to demonstrate interest in adding Parksmart certification to their parking structures. To support these projects, GBCI released the Parksmart and LEED Synergies document in 2017.

Updates from the Parksmart: A Fit for All Parking Structures webinar

With nearly 80 certified and registered projects in 19 U.S. states and five countries, in structures ranging from airports to office buildings, Parksmart is a proven, integrated standard with which to build new and improve existing parking structures.

Earn your Parksmart Advisor certificate through online training in January

Elevate your professional practice, offer additional services to your clients and attract new business by earning the Parksmart Advisor designation. The first online training sessions of 2018 are scheduled for January, 9, 11, 16 and 18.

Wells Fargo Center

Wells Fargo Center encompasses an entire block of downtown Los Angeles consisting of two office towers joined by a three-story glass atrium and beautiful outdoor plaza including several sculptures and a variety of vegetation. The garage serving these and surrounding occupied spaces has embraced efficiency by deploying innovative lighting and ventilation technologies. The facility also ensures a seamless customer experience through enhanced wayfinding technologies and traffic flow strategies.

How a Parksmart Advisor designation can elevate your practice

The national consulting firm DESMAN specializes in the planning and design of new and existing parking structures. The company strives to be a leader in functionally efficient, attractive and cost-effective parking solutions. As such, DESMAN has been committed to sustainability in parking from the get-go. In fact, as one of the initial advisors for Parksmart, they helped develop the Parksmart certification standard.

Envision the fueling stations of the future with Parksmart

Feature image: Brookfield’s Bank of America Plaza in Los Angeles, a Parksmart-certified garage, has 10 electric charge points.

Who ever thought that parking garages and surface lots would be the fueling stations of the future?