Windows, Doors, Curtain Walls

Publication

The smart use of glass in sustainable buildings

This booklet demonstrates that glass products are essential contributors to low-energy and sustainable buildings. It provides examples of different building types (offices, single-family homes, schools, hospitals, etc.) located under the...
News

The CONCERTO APP - Create energy efficient buildings and urban neighbourhoods in an interactive 3D environment!

The CONCERTO APP Experience the impact of sustainable construction and renewable energy sources.The overall aim of the game is to reduce CO2 emission and to increase the share of renewable energy sources and energy...
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BUILD UP Web Seminar video recordings | Superinsulating materials: State of the art applications and long term performance

The term ‘superinsulation’ refers to materials and technologies providing dramatically reduced heat transfer across the building envelope. This BUILD UP Web Seminar covers the main principles of superinsulation, reviews current materials...
Publication

TightVent Europe newsletter issue #04 - March 2013

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...
Case

Solar control strategy applied to Société Générale office

Solar glare and solar heat gain can have a disruptive effect on an employee’s concentration and productivity. Consequently, modern offices are increasingly looking for solutions that protect against the sun and can control workplace...
Event

BUILD UP Web Seminar | Superinsulating materials: State of the art applications and long term performance

UPDATE 19/11/2013The video recordings of this BUILD UP Web Seminar are available here. The term ‘superinsulation’ refers to materials and technologies providing dramatically reduced heat transfer across the building...
Case

Low energy renovation of 2 schools in a Mediterranean climate (France)

In the framework of ZEMedS project, which deals with school deep renovation leading nZEB concept in Mediterranean climates, first exemplary renovations have been identified in this regard. The corresponding schools are located in...
Publication

Stratégies de rénovation - Fiches "Solutions techniques"

This report from the French Program RAGE 2012 presents different strategies for the energy renovation of an existing building, with detailed charts according to different situations. It also contains 10 files providing technical solutions...