Airtightness of Buildings and Ductwork

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Aria, Mediatheque and Concert Hall in Cornebarrieu - France

Photo taken from https://www.construction21.org/case-studies/fr/aria-mediatheque-and-conc.... (Uploaded by/Author Philippe Madec)

Credits: APM Architecture/APM https://www.atelierphilippemadec.fr/architecture/equipements/pole-cultur...

The contest was aimed at a BBC 2005 Effinergie consumption level. We have reached the Passive level for the Media Library.   The building, taken off the ground to mark the wet nature, is part of the landscape along an existing dike. The...
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HoHo Vienna: the first city office built of timber in Vienna

HoHo Vienna is one of the tallest wooden buildings in the world and a lighthouse project for sustainable timber construction. Thanks to the level of thermal insulation, resource conservation, energy efficiency and sound insulation, it has...
News

TightVent Europe newsletter issue #18 - May 2020

Interest & awareness in the field of building and ductwork airtightness continues to grow. The TightVent Airtightness Associations Committee is continuously increasing its members and broadening its scope in line with their activities...
Event

IEA EBC 6th Annex Meeting

Due to the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.   IEA EBC 6th Annex Meeting   October 5-6, 2020 University Wuppertal Pauluskirchstr. 7...
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Green Homes Solutions – Webinar Series

This free webinar series showcases a range of services, technologies and materials that can assist in creating high quality, energy efficient, green homes. The series will run on Wednesdays at 1pm for four weeks. See schedule below:  ...
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Technical High School for Health Professionals in Ettelbruck

The Lycée pour Professions de Santé in Ettelbruck, now the largest wooden building in the Grand Duchy, is a pilot project. It is indeed the first Luxembourg public building with positive energy. It is also the first in Luxembourg to aim...
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Future envelope 13 - User centred façades

Due to the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.   The Future Envelope 13 – Conference on Building Envelopes   Over recent years, we have observed new...
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LTT project

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 823073

Long-term testing of airtightness to increase energy efficiency in buildings The LTT Phase 2 project is designed to address and implement the findings of our Feasibility Study and to enable a rapid and successful commercialisation of our...