NEW BERLIN, Wis.
May 24, 2011
/PRNewswire/ -- M&I Bank has announced that the
office, which opened one year ago, has earned LEED-NC (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design – New Construction) certification at the Silver Level by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).
"We were anticipating certification, and we were very pleased when the USGBC announced it as LEED Silver," said
, vice president, operations support, and leader of M&I's MiPlanet corporate steering committee. "Certification at this level is recognition of meeting an even higher standard, and it reflects M&I's commitment to sustainability."
Some of the unique energy-efficient elements at the
office include a geothermal heating and cooling system, LED light fixtures, automatically controlled time relays, solar lighting tubes, and a rain garden system.
About M&I Bank
M&I Bank is an affiliate of Marshall & Ilsley Corporation (NYSE: MI), a diversified financial services corporation headquartered in
in assets. Founded in 1847, M&I Marshall & Ilsley Bank is the largest
-based bank, with 188 offices throughout the state. In addition, M&I has 53 locations throughout
; 36 offices along
's west coast and in central
; 33 offices in
and nearby communities; 26 offices in metropolitan
, and one in
; 17 offices in the greater
area; 15 offices in
and nearby communities; and one office in
Las Vegas, Nev.
M&I also provides trust and investment management, equipment leasing, mortgage banking, asset-based lending, financial planning, investments, and insurance services from offices throughout the country and on the Internet (
SOURCE M&I Bank