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Marvin Phillips is the Corporate Metallurgist for the Atlas Tube Company. He is responsible for managing the inspection department, and administrating their N.D.T., and quality assurance programs in the Atlas’s Chicago plant.

Marvin earned a B.S. degree in Metallurgical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 1971 and an M.B.A. in Operations Management from the Illinois Institute of Technology in 1978.

4 Advantages of Specifying Steel Construction for A LEED Project

The USGBC’s LEED rating system is the world’s most popular green building performance metric. LEED certification is the recognized standard for measuring building sustainability, and is the best way to demonstrate that a building project is truly “green.” Green (also known as green construction or sustainable) buildings refer to a structure and using process that is environmentally responsible and resource-efficient throughout a building's life-cycle: from siting to design, construction, operation, maintenance, renovation, and demolition.

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