Posts Tagged ‘passivhaus’

October 27, 2016

Enterprise Centre! Thatching, low-carbon concrete, tenancy, turf!

Check out these videos about Enterprise Centre in Norwich, one of Swegon Air Academy Case Studies (link to more information here). The purpose of the building, which is targeting Passivhaus Certification and BREEAM Outstanding using renewable materials, is to host an enterprise centre, teaching and learning rooms – including a 300 seat lecture theatre – […]...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

October 25, 2016

DO´s and DON´Ts for certification and quality in passivhaus!

Passivhaus buildings maintain comfortable indoor temperatures all year round with extremely low energy demands. This is achieved by careful design, robust detailing of the building fabric and services, and effective…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

October 19, 2016

Passivhaus certification: plannnig and benefits!

Careful planning for passivhaus certification Certification is intended to ensure a good quality of work. Airtightness, thermal bridges, the quality of the windows and their installation, the ventilation system and…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

October 11, 2016

Certification and Quality in Passivhaus!

Passivhaus (passive house) buildings maintain comfortable indoor temperatures all year round with extremely low energy demands. This is achieved by careful design, robust detailing of the building fabric and services,…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

September 20, 2016

Passive house: Training of site operatives and site inspections!

.Training of site operatives (tool box talks) On some passive house building sites, traditional attitudes can be entrenched and effort must be made to bring all site operatives on board.…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova