airtightness

The TightVent Europe Newsletter aims to keep you regularly informed about developments regarding building and ductwork airtightness, including policy issues, publications, events, innovative technologies, case studies, research activities…   In this issue:  
Post date: 12 Nov 2013
Type: Publication

The 35th AIVC conference : 'Ventilation and airtightness in transforming the building stock to high performance' will be held in Poznan, Poland together with the 4th TightVent and the 2nd venticool conferences in September 24-25, 2014. Scope
Post date: 12 Nov 2013
Type: News

Airtightness testing: status and trends in competent tester schemes in the UK, Denmark and BelgiumOver the past few years, there has been an increasing number of airtightness tests performed in Europe either for specific high performance buildings programmes or for a wide range of buildings in regulatory contexts. This has led to the development of competent tester schemes to contain potential legal and competition issues.
Post date: 14 Oct 2013
Type: News

Airtightness testing: status and trends in competent tester schemes in Germany, the Czech Republic and FranceOver the past few years, there has been an increasing number of airtightness tests performed in Europe either for specific high performance buildings programmes or for a wide range of buildings in regulatory contexts. This has led to the development of competent tester schemes to contain potential legal and competition issues.
Post date: 14 Oct 2013
Type: News

The implementation of the EPBD recast puts increasing pressure on the market to achieve better building and ductwork airtightness: for most European climates and countries, good airtightness levels are necessary to achieve nearly zero-energy buildings.   You will learn about legislative drivers that have brought to light new concerns and stimulated new initiatives. We will discuss recent trends in European regulations as well as field studies supporting the development of competent testing schemes.    AGENDA
Post date: 6 Oct 2013
Type: News

The report presents in a snapshot the status and progress achieved in implementing the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive, describing among things:
Post date: 6 Oct 2013
Type: Publication