Airtightness of Buildings and Ductwork

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ICAE2018 at San Sebastian (Spain): a bridge between research and design of architectural envelopes

From 20th to 22nd July, San Sebastian, in the north east of Spain, became the set of one of the most interesting and attractive events for those dealing with façade systems and technologies, and in general for those active in the field of...
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AIVC March 2018 Newsletter

This issue of the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre’s (AIVC) newsletter provides an overview of the centre’s latest achievements and initiatives i.e. information on past and future events, new publications, feedback on on-going AIVC...
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Timber prefabricated multifunctional facade in 4RinEu project

One of the main objectives of 4RinEU is to improve the energy performances of existing buildings through the renovation of their envelope. Therefore, within the project, a new concept of façade is being developed, namely a timber...
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Register now for the AIVC 2018 Conference “Smart ventilation for Buildings” - 18-19 September 2018, Antibes Juan-Les-Pins, France

Registration is now open for the 39th AIVC – 7th TightVent – 5th venticool joint conference “Smart ventilation for buildings” to be held on 18 and 19 September 2018 in Antibes Juan-Les-Pins, France.   Confirmed topical sessions...
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ICAE 2018 - VIII International Congress on Architectural Envelops.

Don’t miss this unique event for architects, facade companies, engineers and other professionals from the construction sector. ICAE 2018 is the event designed to better understand the present and future of architectural envelopes and their...
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TightVent Webinar: Ductwork airtightness

TightVent Webinar | Ductwork airtightness: Standardisation’s on- going work and an overview of status and trends in Sweden, Japan, Spain and Portugal   Thursday 25 January 2018, 09:00-10:30 (Brussels time,...
Publication

TERMOGLAZE: Thermochromic glazings for energy saving applications

According to Eurostat, the residential and tertiary building sector accounts for up to 40% of the final energy consumption in Europe. Particularly, the highly adopted glazed surfaces in buildings are responsible for the 25%-30% of the...
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Towards higher-performing buildings: The role of airtightness and ventilation

AIVC Workshop | Towards higher-performing buildings: The role of airtightness and ventilation   The objective of this workshop is to discuss and identify ways to improve the quality of our homes with respect to...