Thursday 25 January 2018, 09:00-10:30 (Brussels time, CET) Work performed so far in the field of ductwork airtightness has shown that it may lead to important energy losses and increased fan energy use. Nevertheless, a recent survey has shown that ductwork … Continue reading
The 13th issue of the TightVent newsletter is now available! Contents include: Foreword 18 -19 September 2018 – 39th AIVC & 7th TightVent conference in Juan-les-Pins, France Feedback from the 38th AIVC & 6th TightVent conference: Summary of the airtightness … Continue reading
The airtightness track at the AIVC 2017 conference consisted of 23 presentations organised in 5 sessions of which 3 were topical sessions with a number of invited presentations. Most of the airtightness topics in the call for papers for the … Continue reading
New Zealand homes and apartments have become more and more airtight and have reached a level of airtightness that requires dedicated ventilation. Despite the fact that there is no airtightness requirement in the New Zealand Building Code, new homes regularly … Continue reading
Eurovent Certita Certification is pleased to announce the launch of a new certification programme for Ventilation Ducts (DUCT). The DUCT programme has been developed in 2015-2016 with the support of a dedicated launching committee. The first release of the Operational … Continue reading
The 7th TightVent conference will be held on 18 and 19 September 2018 in Juan-les-Pins, France together with the 39th AIVC conference and the 5th venticool conference. The title of the conference is “Smart ventilation for buildings”. Conference Scope Energy and climate goals have … Continue reading
The DG-1000 convinces with its intuitive use, clear structure, and modern design. Its high-resolution touch screen and intelligent micro-processor provide you with the functions of a modern mini-computer. Users can install the latest firmware updates free of charge at any … Continue reading
The “ASHRAE HVAC Duct Sizer” application designed by Carmel Software Corporation for ASHRAE, allows the user to quickly size one HVAC duct run or a range of duct sizes using the constant friction method. In the “Size by Airflow” mode, … Continue reading
The 7th TightVent conference will be held on 18 and 19 September 2018 in Juan-les-Pins, France together with the 39th AIVC conference and the 5th venticool conference. More information will follow soon so stay tuned.
The Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC) has released a new Contributed Report (CR#16) , including 23 factsheets specifically related to ventilation and airtightness issues, field data, and solutions, delivered in the framework of the EU QUALICHeCK project.
The report is now available at: http://aivc.org/resource/cr-16-towards-compliant-building-airtightness-and-ventilation-systems