• Image courtesy of SRG Partnership.

Vanport Building

Portland, OR

Business Type

New mixed-use development


175,000 square feet

In a unique collaboration, four institutions - the City of Portland, Portland State University, Oregon Health & Science University, and Portland Community College - are working together to achieve resiliency and sustainability goals as well as providing community-focused education and health services.



  • Pursuing LEED Gold

Progress Report

Pursuing energy incentives via Energy Trust of Oregon (ETO) New Building Program

Special features

  • Green roof

  • Stormwater treatment planter

  • Daylighting strategies to harvest natural light

  • Radiant heating and cooling

  • Solar roof panels

  • Optimized building envelope

Media Coverage

Fourth and Montgomery Building Approved by Design Commision


Portland eco-roofs standard presenting challenges