airtightness

The June 2019 edition of the TightVent Europe newsletter aims to provide an overview of the platforms achievements, progress and latest news in the past months as well as planned activities for the upcoming period.   Specific contents include:   -Foreword
Post date: 4 Jun 2019
Type: News

To support the professional execution of nearly zero-energy buildings new pilot “Train the Trainer” courses are being implemented in Austria, Hungary, the Netherlands and Slovakia.  
Post date: 13 May 2019
Type: News

This issue of the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre’s (AIVC) newsletter provides an overview of the centre’s latest achievements and initiatives i.e. information on past and future events, new publications, feedback on on-going AIVC projects and many more.   Contents include: -Foreword
Post date: 2 Apr 2019
Type: Publication

Various studies have shown that ductwork leakage has a major impact on energy use (i.e. increased fan energy use, heating & cooling losses etc.). However, in most European countries, it is not common to perform ductwork airtightness tests, which is probably due to the lack of awareness on the consequences of ductwork leakage. As follows, ductwork airtightness is not properly taken into account in most Energy Performance Regulations and Calculations.  
Post date: 2 Apr 2019
Type: Event

Reports from professional associations, background information on ISO 9972 with its specific national annexes, and lectures on measurement in practice, on ventilation, sealing and bonding as well as on leakages in the building envelope, presented by experts plus discussion rounds and a trade fair held in parallel with the conference - these are key attractions that mark the 11th International Buildair
Post date: 13 Feb 2019
Type: News

DIGITAL | SUSTAINABLE | PROFESSIONAL A day at the BouwBeurs is a day on tour to enhance your professional skills. On your own, with colleagues or with clients. Come to Utrecht, to the largest meeting place for the construction sector. Experts can answer your questions, you can share experiences and meet new people.   BouwBeurs Digital Building Tomorrow is all about the future. With demonstrations on 3D printing and robot production PLUS the BIM theatre.  
Post date: 6 Dec 2018
Type: Event

The 2018 joint AIVC – TightVent – venticool conference Smart Ventilation for buildings in Juan-Les-Pins, France, proved highly successful with more than 200 participants from 27 countries attending the event and confirming once again the continuously growing interest in the fields of building & ductwork airtightness, (smart) ventilation, IAQ & health and ventilative/resilient cooling.
Post date: 5 Dec 2018
Type: Publication

Current know-how on airtightness, leaks and ventilation systems  
Post date: 22 Oct 2018
Type: News

Inform, present and discuss experiences - this is the motto for measurement teams, planners, craftsmen, architects and energy consultants to meet in Hannover on 24 and 25 May 2019 for the 11th International BUILDAIR Symposium. All specialist colleagues in Germany, Europe and beyond are cordially invited to participate and actively participate in shaping the industry meeting. On the one hand, the symposium aims to provide information about current developments and new approaches and, on the other hand, to promote exchanges with each other, even across national borders.
Post date: 22 Oct 2018
Type: Event

We are pleased to announce that the AIVC 2019 Conference “From Energy crisis to sustainable indoor climate – 40 years of AIVC" is now accepting abstracts & proposals for topical sessions. The Conference will be held during 15-16 October, 2019 at ‘Het Pand’, the congress centre of Ghent University in Ghent, Belgium.  
Post date: 19 Oct 2018
Type: News