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Title:Advanced Glazing Systems in Commercial Buildings
Author:PC Thomas and Leena Thomas
Snippet:PRO 19 - This note PRO 19, originally published in August 1998, was reviewed by PC Thomas and Leena Thomas in June 2003. Considerable advances in the technology and application of glazing system...


Title:Evaluating Advanced Facade Systems for Commercial Buildings
Author:PC Thomas and Leena Thomas
Snippet:DES 60 - Proponents of energy efficiency and sustainability in the built environment have always understood the importance of the facade as a key element for a building to achieve these aims.&nb...


Title:Roof and Facade Gardens
Author:Darren Holloway, Peter Ho and Boyd Boxhshall
Snippet:DES 53 - Boughouse Environmental design is in the broadest sense, the human response to the understanding that we are a part of our environment.  This is the design realisation that ecolog...


Title:BCA Section J and Commercial Building Facade Design
Author:Michael Shaw
Snippet:EDG 66 MS - To address the growing contribution to Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions by the commercial building sector, in 2010 minimum energy performance requirements were introduced into...


Title:BCA Section J and Commercial Building Facade Design
Author:Michael Shaw
Snippet:February 2015 | EDG 82 MS - To address the growing contribution to Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions by the commercial building sector, the minimum energy performance requirements in the Nat...


Title:Properties and Rating Systems for Glazings, Windows and Skylights (Including Atria)
Author:Peter Lyons
Snippet:PRO 32 - International research and product development has resulted from partnerships between the research community and the world's leading glass, window and skylight companies.  This has...


Title:NCC Section J and Commercial Building Facade Design – 2016 update
Author:Michael Shaw
Snippet:May 2016 | EDG 86 MS - To address the growing contribution to Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions by the commercial building sector, Section J of the National Construction Code (NCC) Volume One ...


Title:Comparative Service Life Assessment of Window Systems
Author:Nigel P Howard and John C Burgess
Snippet:PRO 9 - The BRANZ research organisation investigated the environmental implications of 51 alternative archetype window and door systems commonly available in the Australian domestic market, and ...


Title:Revisiting Energy Efficiency in Commercial Buildings
Author:Deo Prasad, Shailja Chandra and Matt Fisher
Snippet:DES 2 - The previous version of this DES 2 (Energy Efficiency in Commercial Buildings by Deo Prasad May 1995) emphasised the need for including fundamental concepts of energy efficiency such as ...


Title:The Impact of Veranda on a Single-Sided, Naturally Ventilated Building
Author:M F Mohamed, D Prasad, S King
Snippet:DES 80 - Single-sided ventilation is the poor cousin of cross-ventilation. Many ratings schemes do not even recognise the benefits of single-sided ventilation strategies. But rising building...


Title:DOUBLE SKIN FAÇADES – MORE IS LESS?
Author:Brett Pollard
Snippet:DES 74 - The use of double skin façades has increased significantly over the last 10 to 15 years, primarily due to the benefits attributed to them in regard to increased energy efficiency an...


Title:Double Skin Façades – More is Less?
Author:Brett Pollard
Snippet:TEC 29 - The use of double skin façades has increased significantly over the last 10 to 15 years, primarily due to the benefits attributed to them in regard to increased energy efficie...





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