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Tecta America receives award

Tecta America Corp., Rosemont, Ill., recently was honored by the Building Owners and Managers Association's Orlando, Fla., chapter with The Outstanding Building of the Year (TOBY) award in the Earth category. The TOBY Awards recognize excellence in building management, operational efficiency, tenant retention, emergency planning and community impact.

Tecta America received the award for installing green and solar roof system components on the Vantage Point Commerce Park building in Sanford, Fla. The building houses the Tecta America Central Florida offices and supports a 40,000-square-foot roof structure engineered to maintain a vegetative roof system, photovoltaic (PV) system, and solar thermal and daylighting technology.