case studies

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The BUILD UP portal is listed as one of the partners of this edition of the Mediterranean Climate Change Adaptation Awards. Focusing on adaptation measures in the Building and construction sectors, this new edition will mobilise all the actors involved in adapting to climate change in the countries of the Mediterranean basin and will highlight their
Post date: 27 Mar 2023
Type: News

ABC 21 project invites you to an open Webinar about “Bioclimatic design and thermal comfort performance of buildings: Case studies from Europe, Africa and La Reunion“. At this event, prof. François Garde and researcher Virginie Grosdemouge from the University of La Reunion will present the work done concerning the documentation of thermal indicators buildings in Africa, Europe and La Reunion.  
Post date: 23 Mar 2023
Type: Event

The main objective of this project was to build a house with high levels of energy efficiency with a modern style and certified Passivhaus Plus standard.
Post date: 10 Mar 2023
Type: Case

This project won the Grand Prize in the "Tertiary Buildings" category of the Circular Buildings Trophies 2022. The project involves renovating and raising a "concrete hut" typical of 21st century Reunionese architecture. Moreover, the project has following a circular approach, and the materials that could not be reused are locally sourced.  
Post date: 3 Mar 2023
Type: Case

The Medjimurje county in Croatia has to solve issues with increased energy consumption and consequently high levels of GHG emissions. Medjimurje Energy Agency Ltd. (MENEA) has implemented several projects to improve energy efficiency of public buildings located in the Knowledge Centre Čakovec.  
Post date: 1 Mar 2023
Type: Case

The Entech smart energies is an industrial building specialised in electrical energy storage and conversion in France and abroad. The building is a timber construction and it has renewables installed, such as a photovoltaic system with with 395 kWp.   Concerning PHPP values:  
Post date: 28 Feb 2023
Type: Case

The office building is part of the MoFa Building Project, which stands for Modular Factory and consists of a turn-key product for customers who are interested in a sustainable and integral solution comprising both the technology and the building around it.  
Post date: 24 Feb 2023
Type: Case

This project won the Grand Prize in the "Residential buildings / new construction" category of the 2022 Circular Buildings Trophies. The project has been developed by the designer and resident Célia Auzou.  
Post date: 7 Feb 2023
Type: Case

The BIM-SPEED project aims to offer solutions for smarter and more efficient methods of deep renovation for the residential building sector. However, we believe there is no better way to develop solutions than to test them in practice.
Post date: 3 Feb 2023
Type: Case

This historic farm from 18th century has been renovated to become energy efficient and ecological. The building was well preserved as most of constructive elements were in good conditions, however inappropriate interventions were made. The design and refurbishment concept therefore make strong use of the existing structures.  
Post date: 2 Feb 2023
Type: Case