26 Sep '14, 8am

3 detailed #Passivhaus building studies covered in the @ArchitectsJrnal

3 Detailed Passivhaus building studies in the AJ The AJ article highlights 3 Passivhaus projects in detail and raises some interesting points on the Standard. Hindolveston Road Housing by Mole Architects River Studio by Sjolander da Cruz Architects Lancaster Cohousing by Eco Arc The article looks at many viewpoints of those involved with Passivhaus projects & the construction industry, covering aspects such as quality assurance, construction, and the impact on the wider industry. It’s a culture shock to go back to traditional construction after you’ve worked on a Passivhaus building Marco da Cruz, Sjölander da Cruz Architects. Passivhaus in the UK is growing. The article says as the scale of projects increases, the approach needs to be systematised to maintain quality control. The Trust’s Chief Executive, Jon Bootland, notes critical construction stages: insulation of slab...

Full article: http://www.passivhaustrust.org.uk/news/detail/?nId=422#.V...

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