Posts Tagged ‘ventilation’

August 25, 2017

History behind the HISTORY of Ventilation Technology!

The start of the HISTORY of Ventilation Technology! It is not easy to make a decision and publish a book. Sometimes at the beginning you start with an idea and at the end the product is somewhat different, yet even better than you could have imagined! So how it all started, you are asking me? […]...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

August 15, 2017

SWEGON AIR ACADEMY BOOKS: AIR, Simply EPBD, Simply GREEN, and HISTORY of Ventilation Technology!

Swegon Air Academy books – all about sharing the knowledge! A new book on HISTORY of Ventilation Technology – From a Western Perspective is a nice addition to our ever-growing collection of Swegon…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

August 11, 2017

New book on HISTORY OF VENTILATION TECHNOLOGY published by Swegon Air Academy!

HISTORY of VENTILATION TECHNOLOGY published! Finally a new book on HISTORY of VENTILATION TECHNOLOGY by Swegon Air Academy is officially published today. It took a long time but I am…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

March 30, 2017

AIR: Economic and social responsibility!

Economic and social responsibility The work undertaken to create a comfortable, energy-efficient building with a good indoor climate involves numerous players. However, when it comes to the building services installations,…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

March 29, 2017

History of Ventilation: Mechanical supply and extract air ventilation!

1950s: Mechanical supply and extract air ventilation becomes common in European buildings After the Second World War, there was a great demand for new housing and non-residential buildings. In order…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

March 27, 2017

Ventilation Tips: Ducting and insulation!

Ducting for your ventilation unit in your home Plan the arrangement of the ventilation ducting as simple and energy-efficient as possible. In multi-storey buildings the ducts should be installed above…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

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March 21, 2017

History of Ventilation: Mechanical ventilation in apartments!

1930: Mechanically ventilated apartment blocks and new air flow principles Until the 1930s, apartment blocks around the world were ventilated exclusively using natural ventilation. However, as buildings became higher, one…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

March 20, 2017

Ventilation Tips: Location for a ventilation unit in your home!

Handy tips for a ventilation unit in your home We want our homes to be healthy and energy-efficient. The simple way to achieve it is to have a mechanical ventilation…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

March 16, 2017

New video about integrated design and ventilation!

Video on integrated design and ventilation Check out Markus Kalo´s presentation on integrated design and ventilation, and how bad or good design of a building can influence the decesions needed…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

March 14, 2017

History of Ventilation: Air conditioning system in USA!

1902: Electrically-powered air conditioning system A printing works in New York installed an electrically-powered air conditioning plant designed by an American, Willis Carrier. The equipment could cool, heat and moisturize…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

March 9, 2017

AIR: Ventilation and well-being!

Air flows, air change rates and air quality The term ventilation is basically understood to be the removal of old, stale air from a room or a building and its…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova