TightVent partners

 

Diamond partners

Since 1989, BlowerDoor GmbH has been a pioneer in the fields of airtightness, especially airtightness measurements, and BlowerDoor product design in Europe. Synergies in engineering, product development and training have made the Minneapolis BlowerDoor a high quality device for air tightness measurements all over the world. BlowerDoor GmbH actively supports TightVent to achieve a good and durable quality in building air tightness as one important criterion to reach the ambitious goals of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) recast.
Lindab is an international group that develops, manufactures, markets and distributes products and system solutions primarily in steel for buildings and indoor climate. With TightVent Europe, we learn more about the process of building airtight and energy efficient buildings; we fine-tune our product range by networking with suppliers confronted with the same issues. Our ambition is to transfer this knowledge all the way to building owners, architects/consultants, construction companies and workers. Lindab_wesimplify
Since 1980, Retrotec has pioneered the manufacture of advanced air permeability measurement equipment and analysis software. Retrotec has for many years been actively involved in the development of new standards for ISO and NFPA fire suppressant containment standards and large building testing standards for the US Army Corps of Engineers. With its renown experience and high-quality systems used in over 60 countries around the world, Retrotec looks forward to contributing its expertise to help reach TightVent’s ambitious goals.  
Soudal NV is Europe’s leading independent manufacturer of sealants, PU-Foams and adhesives. The company, established in 1966, proudly remains family owned. Soudal serves professionals in construction, retail channels and industrial assembly and has 45 years of experience with end-users in over 100 countries worldwide. Since sealing, bonding and insulating is our business, we actively support the Tightvent platform. And with 7 manufacturing sites on 4 continents and 35 subsidiaries worldwide, we hope to contribute to a wide-scale implementation of nearly-zero energy buildings.

Gold partners

Eurima is the European Insulation Manufacturers Association. Eurima members manufacture mineral wool insulation products. We actively support TightVent to develop knowledge and application of efficient airtightness solution for a successful implementation of the recast of the EPBD. This requires a good coordination between strong insulation and well-functioning ventilation in order to guarantee both energy efficiency and good indoor air quality.

Silver partners

Industrias Gonal is a European leading Manufacturing Company which, through its registered Brand TUBPLA®, produces thermoplastic ductwork systems for ventilation (MCV and HRV systems). Our aim and challenge is to develop and transfer to the market the innovative solutions of thermoplastic ductwork for better practices, aligning products technologies together with ventilation strategies in order to meet the requirements of regulations in terms of indoor air quality and energy efficiency. We believe that TightVent Europe is a special partner to share together the promotion of knowledge and solutions in order to improve comfort and energy efficiency for dwelling occupants.  gonalfinal transparencia

Associate partners

The Buildings Performance Institute Europe (BPIE) is an independent, non-profit organisation based in Brussels. BPIE supports the development of ambitious but pragmatic building-related policies and programs at both EU and Member State levels. We timely drive the implementation of these policies by teaming up with relevant stakeholders from the building industry, consumer bodies, policy and research communities. With the TightVent Europe Platform, our ambition is to play a key role in implementing policies on building and ductwork airtightness, bearing in mind ventilation needs.
Heralded as the “world’s biggest urban climate and energy initiative” by Commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete, the Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy brings together thousands of local and regional authorities voluntarily committed to implementing EU climate and energy objectives on their territory.New signatories now pledge to reduce CO2 emissions by at least 40% by 2030 and to adopt an integrated approach to tackling mitigation and adaptation to climate change.