TightVent Europe and the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre are organizing the webinar “Building airtightness improvements of the building stock – Analysis of European databases” to be held on Tuesday January 19th, 2021 at 10:00-11:15 CET.
Foreseen speakers: Barry Cope (ATTMA, UK), Maarten de Strycker (BCCA, BE), Adeline Melois (Cerema, France) & Irene Poza Casado (University of Valladolid, ES).
More information on registration & detailed agenda will follow soon so stay tuned!
The Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre with support from ASHRAE and REHVA organized the webinar “COVID-19 Ventilation related guidance by ASHRAE and REHVA” held on Friday November 20th, 2020 at 16:00-17:15 (CET). The webinar presented the guidelines by REHVA and ASHRAE and had … Continue reading
The 19th issue of the TightVent newsletter is now available! Specific contents include:
- 13 -15 September 2021 – 41st AIVC & 9th TightVent – ASHRAE IAQ joint
conference in Athens, Greece
- 30 November 2020, 10:30- 11:45 CET – Webinar “Better Quantifying and Locating Building Leakages”
- SAVE THE DATE – 19 January 2021 – Webinar “Improvements in building airtightness of the building stock”
- TAAC news
- Evolution of ductwork airtightness classes in Europe
- Building airtightness tests in high-rise buildings
- Product news
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Not only air, but also the radioactive radon can penetrate rooms through leakages in the building envelope and accumulate there if ventilation is poor. Because increased radon concentration is the second most common cause of lung cancer, the EU has … Continue reading
Building airtight is important, but it’s not easy. It depends both on the design of the building as on the craftmanship of the installer. We’ve got little influence on the first, so let’s make it easy for the second. No … Continue reading
Retrotec’s Blower Door & Duct Testing Online Training Courses are an industry staple. Now, Retrotec has re-released these courses tailored for Metric System users. Learn the principles of blower door testing or duct leakage testing including how to set up, … Continue reading
The experience from more than 400 successful sealing projects in new buildings or retrofits throughout Europe has been incorporated into the further development of the AEROSEAL machines. The new generation of the machine features technical innovations as well as various … Continue reading
The November 2020 issue of the “Energy Efficiency and Indoor Climate in Buildings” newsletter has just been released. This monthly online newspaper contains relevant information on the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC), the building and ductwork airtightness platform (TightVent … Continue reading
Progressing the scientific basis of indoor environmental quality is essential to understand which aspects can be better optimised to substantially reduce energy use in buildings. In recent years, IEA Energy in Buildings and Communities (EBC) international research projects have been … Continue reading