Innovative ventilation at the Simon Sainsbury Centre

Arup’s innovative ventilation strategy not only preserved the aesthetic of the Simon Sainsbury Centre in Cambridge, but also exploited the building’s thermal mass. Arup’s Joshua…

March 2018 Ventilation

Case study: Optimising heat at Little Kelham housing scheme

LEDA had to come up with an innovative solution when it was asked to design the heating, hot-water and ventilation systems for a part-built housing…

March 2018 Housing
CIBSE Journal March 2018 University of Oxford

CIBSE’s 2018 Building Performance Champion: Meet the team behind University of Oxford’s carbon reduction programme

The University of Oxford not only tops the World University Rankings – it also heads its peers on building performance, after being named overall champion…

March 2018
CIBSE Journal February 2018 Louvre Abu Dhabi

Protecting priceless artwork at Louvre Abu Dhabi

Louvre Abu Dhabi will exhibit priceless artwork, so an environmental strategy that protects them from sand and extreme heat was essential. Andy Pearson explains how…

February 2018 Fire
CIBSE Journal February 2018 Keynsham Town Hall

The passive-first approach at Keynsham Civic Centre

Ahead of the Building Performance Awards, Andy Pearson looks at how soft landings and a passive-first approach made Keynsham Civic Centre Project of the Year…

February 2018
CIBSE Journal February 2018 Carbon Credentials Village Hotels

Optimising HVAC system performance using BMS data analytics

Carbon Credentials uses advanced data analytics to drill down into BMS data and optimise the performance of HVAC systems. Founder Cian Duggan explains

February 2018 BMS
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