Sink Combs Dethlefs is deeply engaged with the LEED process and sustainable design. The firm encourages all clients to create sustainable buildings that will be respectful of precious natural resources and sensitive to long-term energy use and maintenance costs. For athletic environments, Sink Combs Dethlefs also puts special emphasis on indoor environmental quality. Creating buildings that promote the healthiest setting possible for fitness, wellness, academics and research, is a strength of our team. Central to Sink Combs Dethlefs sustainable design commitment is the firm’s collaborative process. Integrated Building Concepts lead the project team through sustainable goal setting exercises to establish base and stretch goals that will guide in evaluating the cost-efficiency and payback for sustainable design applications and systems.