High-performance building

High-performance building

A green or sustainable building, often with an emphasis on the use of advanced technology, or “smart infrastructure,” and its impact on the occupants’ ability to control key building.
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In the case of a high-performance building, this includes information on the subject property that helps explain why it stand outs from its conventional peers.
The offices will incorporate sustainable features including high-performance building materials and installation of efficient mechanical and electrical services, in accordance with BREEAM Excellent environmental standards.
Kingspan Insulated Panels, a global leader in high-performance building envelope technologies, is carrying out an extensive expansion of its manufacturing plant in Dubai.
The Weidt Group is the energy practice of EYP, a renowned global provider of high-performance building design, research and consulting services to higher education, government, healthcare and corporate clients.
In addition to being a highly experienced, licensed professional engineer, Turner is a frequent lecturer on high-performance building design and construction issues with specific emphasis on building envelopes, mechanical systems, indoor air quality, and building commissioning.
For new buildings, "the building envelope is the cornerstone of a high-performance building design.
Stated Randy Korach, president of Tremco, "Transforming our headquarters into a high-performance building that is energy efficient, uses less water, employs renewable energy sources, and reduces operating costs substantially from prior levels is a powerful statement about our commitment to developing and providing integrated, environmentally friendly construction solutions.
What an honor to be recognized by the USGBC-NF for our work in sustainability and our commitment to high-performance building using environmentally conscious practices, said Breaking Ground Contracting President Mary Tappouni, who was also recently recognized by Gov.
Our primary objective will be to provide Airbus with a sustainable, high-performance building that will not only be energy-efficient but capable of meeting the company's current and future production needs.
On a practical level, he presents step-by-step procedures to high-performance building, from the literature search and site analysis to climate analysis and the development of design strategies.
Orr is director of the Environmental Studies Program at Oberlin College in Ohio and author of Design on the Edge: The Making of a High-Performance Building (MIT Press).
incorporating high-performance building features into the design process;
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