Posts by liammg

PHPP WARM Results Sheet v6.06 Released

Posted by on Nov 25, 2016 in news | Comments Off

PHPP WARM Results Sheet v6.06 Released

Dear all, Version 6.06 of our results sheet has just been released – now with added goodness! Click to download:   PHPP WARM Results Sheet v6.06 (169.0 KiB, 3,500 hits) The biggest update is a button that automates the process of recording the current PHPP results in the “revision history” table. The sheet is also now compatible with PHPP 9.6. Important note: the button uses a macro to do its magic. Therefore, it will only work if the PHPP you are using is saved as a macro-enabled spreadsheet (.xlsm). However, you can still use the results sheet in a PHPP saved as...

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The Truth is Out There (Window Specifications)

Posted by on Aug 15, 2016 in Guides | Comments Off

The Truth is Out There (Window Specifications)

(Post by Karl and Liam)   Glazing Frame Evidence Required for Passivhaus.pdf (97.9 KiB, 1,180 hits)   Glazing Frame Specifications for Passivhaus.xls (87.0 KiB, 1,064 hits) In a darkened basement there is a series of files, full of mystery and unanswered questions. The investigations held within these files are frequently hampered by a wall of secrecy which surrounds the subject matter. At every turn there seem to be half-truths and prevarication, with questions being sidestepped or overlooked. However, the investigators aren’t looking for proof of alien abductions, a...

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PHPP WARM Results Sheet v6.03 Released

Posted by on Mar 9, 2016 in news | Comments Off

PHPP WARM Results Sheet v6.03 Released

Dear all, We have released version 6.03 of the PHPP WARM Results Sheet, which can be downloaded here:   PHPP WARM Results Sheet v6.06 (169.0 KiB, 3,500 hits) The biggest improvement is that it now works with PHPP 8.4. The other changes are minor, and have all been focussed on making it look nicer . Hope you like...

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Goldsmith St.

Posted by on Dec 18, 2015 in Projects | Comments Off

Goldsmith St.

Our role: Mechanical services design Passivhaus consultancy   The project: ~100 dwellings for Norwich City Council.  The scheme comprises a mix of 2- and 3-storey houses and apartment blocks. We have developed simple services with the focus on designing for install, commissioning and use. As Passivhaus consultants our input has been most notable on the glazing design, where we have helped balance heat loss, overheating risk and daylight design. The architects are Riches Hawley Mikhail and we have worked with GreenGauge on the building services.   The team: Norwich City...

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Meditation Ctr

Posted by on Dec 18, 2015 in Projects | Comments Off

Meditation Ctr

Our role: Ventilation services design   The project: A new meditation centre in Hereford     Our focus: We undertook the mechanical ventilation design for the new pagoda at a meditation centre.  There were some very specific requirements, in particular very stringent acoustic criteria which required some novel thinking, research and collaboration.   The team: Client: Dhamma Padhana Architect: Constructive Individuals Architectural Design:  www.constructiveindividuals.com...

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