24 Nov '14, 6pm

Calling all #Passivhaus window manufacturers. Refurb window competition. Submission deadline 1 Feb 2015 @the_iPHA

Refurbishment Window Component Competition Now in its second year, the Passive House Institute is announcing the Component Award The focus will be on windows which provide good results both during the transitional period without façade insulation as well as after completion of the refurbishment. Replacing the windows in a building can improve its energy efficiency significantly, but since refurbishment work is often carried out in a step-by-step manner, flexible approaches are required. Refurbishments will constitute an increasingly greater proportion of construction activities in the coming decades, therefore it is important that building owners are able to have access to high quality products and concepts Dr. Benjamin Krick, Head of Component Certification at the Passive House Institute. Manufacturers registering for participation will receive the plans of an installatio...

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