Favorite TightVent newsletter issue #19 – November 2020 now available

The 19th issue of the TightVent newsletter is now available! Specific contents include:

  • Foreword
  • 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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Favorite TightVent newsletter issue #18 – May 2020 now available

The 18th issue of the TightVent newsletter is now available! Specific contents include:

  • Foreword
  • 14 -16 September 2020 – 41st AIVC & 9th TightVent – ASHRAE IAQ joint conference in Athens, Greece
  • AIVC Ventilation Information Paper no 40 “Ductwork airtightness- A review”
  • TAAC news
  • TightVent-AIVC Webinars on durability of airtightness – Recordings available
  • AIVC- TightVent project: Integrating uncertainties due to wind and stack in declared airtightness results
  • Durabilit’AIR project: Feedback and follow up
  • Guidelines for airtightness measurements of high-rise buildings
  • Product news from our partners

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Favorite New release! AIVC Literature List 35 “Building & Ductwork Airtightness”

The Air Infiltration & Ventilation Centre has just released AIVC Literature List 35 “Building & Ductwork Airtightness”.

The document is split into 3 main chapters including:

  1. papers & slides presented at AIVC & TightVent Europe annual conferences and publications produced in collaboration with AIVC & TightVent Europe,
  2. slides presented at workshops organized with the collaboration of AIVC, TightVent Europe & the QUALICHeCK platform, and
  3. recordings from webinars organized with the collaboration AIVC, TightVent Europe & the QUALICHeCK platform.

Please click here to download and read the document. 

Favorite New release! AIVC Ventilation Information Paper no 40 “Ductwork airtightness – A review”

The Air Infiltration & Ventilation Centre has just released Ventilation Information Paper no 40: “Ductwork airtightness – A review“.

The paper aims to complement Ventilation Information Paper VIP 01 “Airtightness of ventilation ducts”. It provides a literature review of the work performed since 2003 in the field of ductwork airtightness.

Its objectives are to provide information on:

  • the impact of ductwork airtightness;
  • regulations and standards;
  • measurements methods; and
  • the implementation of ductwork airtightness.

Please click here to download and read the document. 

Favorite AIVC – TightVent – venticool 2019 Conference Proceedings now available on AIRBASE!

We are pleased to announce that the proceedings & slides of the 2019 AIVC- TightVent-venticool joint Conference “From energy crisis to sustainable indoor climate – 40 years of AIVC” held on 15-16 October 2019 in Ghent, Belgium are now available to download for FREE on AIVC’s Bibliographic Database, AIRBASE. All related documents can be found and downloaded here:

https://www.aivc.org/resources/collection-papers/volume/40th-aivc-8th-tightvent-6th-venticool-conference-ghent-belgium-15?collection=34361