Green Roof Guide: Meeting Space in a Meadow

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Time for an Upgrade

But the Sports & Exhibition Authority of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County (SEA), which owns the convention center, didn’t stop there. The organization is committed to continually improving the building’s sustainable performance, so in 2011, a combination extensive and intensive green roof was installed on the 22,400-square-foot South Terrace. The winding path of blue glass pavers evokes a calming river. Nearby, a plaza provides a space to host events.

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