Facebook MPK 20

Menlo Park, CA

Project Categories

High-performing buildings and Commercial + corporate office

Business Type

Commercial office building

Size

430,000 square feet

PAE’s design created a productive, flexible, and healthy work environment for over 3,000 Facebook employees.

Architect

Gehry Partners

Owner

Facebook, Inc.

PAE Role

Mechanical engineering

Electrical engineering

Building analysis and modeling

Technology design

LEED Gold

20

Percent better energy efficiency

than code requirements

40

Percent better water efficiency

than code requirements

Sustainability

Certifications

  • LEED Gold

Progress Report

Achieved 20% energy efficiency
Achieved 40% potable water efficiency

Special features

  • Non-utility metering for LEED Measurement & Verification (M&V)
  • Extensive daylighting through custom skylight geometry to maximize daylight penetration and minimize glare
  • Low-flow plumbing fixtures and water-efficient landscaping
  • 10-acre park and vegetated recreation space covering the entire extent of the rooftop
  • Electric vehicle charging stations