building envelope

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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 prefabricated multifunctional façade. These façade elements do not replace the existing façade, but they are added externally to the existing façade to increase its performances.
Post date: 28 Mai 2018
Type: Știri

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 components, focusing on trends, technologies and developments.
Post date: 7 Mar 2018
Type: Event

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 energy needs of a building. In order these energy costs to be reduced; an optimal glazing should have a high solar transmittance in winter and a low transmission in the solar infrared band zone in summer.  
Post date: 4 Dec 2017
Type: Publication

In Vlaardingen, Netherlands, a unique deep retrofit pilot project is taking place: the 2nd Skin project.  
Post date: 23 Noi 2017
Type: Știri

Dämmstoffe sind aus dem Baualltag nicht mehr wegzudenken. Ihre Einsatzgebiete reichen von der Fassadendämmung bis zu Spezialanwendungen in der Versorgungstechnik. Nichts desto trotz wird gegenüber Dämmmaßnahmen vermehrt öffentliche Kritik laut, die den Anschein hat, dass sie sich hauptsächlich auf Fassadendämmung mit Wärmedämmverbundsystemen auf Polystyrolbasis konzentriert. Die vorliegende Analyse setzt sich deshalb aus Sicht der Bauforschung mit dieser Kritik auseinander. Sie betrachtet diejenigen Themen, die immer wieder diskutiert werden: Sind Dämmmaßnahmen wirtschaftlich?
Post date: 20 Oct 2017
Type: Publication

Earthquakes, buildings and green energy: Turkey’s balancing act   While Turkey is well known as a hot and sunny holiday destination, it also faces low temperatures, which means it has both substantial heating and cooling needs for its building stock. The country also lies in one of the world’s most active seismic zones and energy efficiency measures need to be earthquake resistant.  
Post date: 18 Oct 2017
Type: Știri

The organic pollution decomposing properties of titanium dioxide (TiO2) have been known for about half a century. However, practical applications have been few and hard to develop, but now a Greek paint producer claims to have found a solution  
Post date: 17 Sep 2017
Type: Știri

Inteligentni elementi za održivi omotnice     Projekt SESBE, izvor financiranja u okviru sedmog okvirnog programa za istraživanje i tehnološki razvoj Europske Unije (7РП), koji ima za cilj pružiti nova rješenja za jednostavan, ekonomičan i siguran elementi fasade.  
Post date: 25 Aug 2017
Type: Legătură

Iako je gotovo nula energetske zgrade će biti "obavezna" za nove zgrade u Europi do 2020. godine – ne postoji određeni koncept zgrade, da će maksimalno koristiti dnevno svjetlo transparentnim staklenim pročeljem i u isto vrijeme ZEB performanse.   InDeWaG je projekt inovacijskog djelovanja, koji je financiran u okviru "Horizont 2020", javno-privatnog partnerstva "projektiranje zgrada za nove visoke zgrade".  
Post date: 17 Aug 2017
Type: Legătură