Tenant Wellness:

  • 100% fresh air circulated by HVAC system
  • Targeting Fitwel Certification
  • WiredScore Platinum
  • Social programming for tenants: yoga on the terrace, farmers market deliveries, art walks, coffee meet ups onsite in the café, and more
  • Amenity Center with abundant interior landscaping, interactive space, and kitchenette
  • ~6,500 SF outdoor terrace with abundant plantings, greenspace for activities, grill and pergola, and outdoor Wi-Fi and speakers
  • Bike room and locker room showers

Community Engagement

  • Partnership with MassBioEd to develop a Life Science Career Hub to provide funding and support to create a focused workforce development program
  • Collaboration with YouthBuild, Building Pathways, and Brighton High School to encourage high school students to explore jobs in the construction trades and other areas of real estate
  • Ground floor café – open to the public
  • Ground floor art gallery featuring local artists – open to the public
  • Ground floor lobby with a ceiling installation and ample foliage – space to host community events

Sustainability

  • Targeting LEED Platinum
  • 97% electric building
  • Dedicated electrical vehicle parking and charging
  • Rainwater collection and reuse in the building
  • Photovoltaic array on the curtainwall to capture solar energy
  • Net Zero Carbon Operational Day 1
  • Building Design Targets 90% Fossil Fuel reduction
  • Sustainable construction methods, including over a 10% reduction in embodied carbon with recycled steel and concrete usage, electric tower cranes powered by 100% green energy, and on-site diverted waste streams.

ESG Efforts

Youth Build Boston offers pre-apprenticeship training to underrepresented groups and people interested in beginning a career in the trades by providing students with certifications, training and on the job experience to help them get their foot in the door to the construction industry. FORUM proudly supports Youth Build Boston by providing real-world exposure to projects through hosting learning sessions. These educational experiences include exterior / interior development site tours, detail on project timelines, safety protocols, Q&A sessions and more.