This guide, released by the Building Services Research and Information Association (BSRIA), provides a brief introduction on how a range of indoor physical, functional and psychological factors (thermal comfort, noise and indoor air quality) can impact the wellbeing of the occupants.
Post date: 25 Nov 2016
This guide, released by the Building Services Research and Information Association (BSRIA), provides introductory information about indoor air quality including definition, history and prevalence. There is also information on types of contaminants and their exposure limits as well as providing readers with a useful site map. The document is intended for facilities managers, building owners, building occupiers and building services professionals.
Post date: 20 Sep 2016
This guide, released by the Building Services Research and Information Association (BSRIA), provides information on how to design and build buildings to achieve their airtightness targets. It is intended for architects, building service designers, energy assessors, builders, services installers, fire sealers, airtightness testers, building control officers, building owners and building occupiers.The document is available to download at:
Post date: 10 Sep 2015
Soft Landings is a cradle-to-occupation process for a graduated handover of a new or refurbished building, where a period of professional aftercare by the project team is planned for at project inception and carried out for up to three years post-completion.
Post date: 21 May 2012