75 State Street Boston M.A. Green Roof

75 State Street Boston M.A.

Apex Greenroof Installation Year: 2011
Owner: Brookfield Properties
Location: 75 State Street Boston M.A.
Building Type: Commercial
Type: Intensive
System: Single Source 
Size: 15,000 sf
Slope: 1%
Access: Accessible

Architect: CBT Architects
Landscape Architect:  Copley Wolff Design Group
General Contractor: Shawmut
Greenroof System:
Waterproofing Manufacturer: Sarnafil Services Inc.
Waterproofing Membrane ContractorSarnafil Services Inc.

The roof deck was created as an amenity for the occupants of the building and includes a variety of seating areas; low-maintenance sedums including deciduous and evergreen plants were planted in minimal soil depth and along the perimeter; precast ornamental planters have been placed and contain flowering plants to create pops of color throughout the spring, summer, and early fall seasons. (75 State Street, www.copley-wolff.com)

roof deck at 75 State Street Boston MA