Airtightness of Buildings and Ductwork

The Commission is in the process of updating some of the content on this website in light of the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union. If the site contains content that does not yet reflect the withdrawal of the United Kingdom, it is unintentional and will be addressed.


House Moroder - Bolzano (Italy)

The historic residential building is located in the city center of Bolzano. It was built in 1926, near the old town, and it has hardly been changed on the outside, thanks to well thought-out renovation measures from the inside which ensure...

12th International BUILDAIR Symposium

The 12th International BUILDAIR Symposium will take place on June 25 and 26, 2021 –as a bilingual online conference, in view of the corona situation-. The meeting again offers an ambitious programme. Among other things, the presentations...

PalaCinema Locarno - Locarno, Switzerland

In the aftermath of the 2007 global financial crisis and rampant global warming –and perhaps the demise of “starchitecture” as a default procedure to build urban identity–, the Palazzo del Cinema Locarno project is guided by principles of...

AIVC March 2021 Newsletter

The March 2021 issue of the AIVC newsletter has just been released. Specific contents include: Foreword 13 ‐15 September 2021 – 41st AIVC ‐ ASHRAE IAQ joint conference in Athens, Greece AIVC 2022‐2026 AIVC & EBC annex 86 upcoming...

ECOLOPES project

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 964414

ECOlogical building enveLOPES: a game-changing design approach for regenerative urban ecosystems Urbanisation constitutes a major environmental issue of the 21st century. Within cities, densification, the decrease of green open spaces, and...

Residential building in Munich

The renovation of this residential building locate in Munich was implemented in the framework of the FP7 funded E2Rebuild project:   The residential multi-storey building in the suburb of Sendling, Munich (Germany), owned by the public...

Musikschule Velden

The former fire station is a listed building, which was built in 1926 by architect Franz Baumgartner in the style of the architecture at the lake Wörther See. It is now used as a music school. The building is characterised by its strongly...

Fiddleback House - Passive House

Fiddleback House provides a young family with contemporary living in a certified Passive House that respects the pristine alpine environment of its surrounds.   Through intelligent design and collaborative decision making, Fiddleback House...