What is an eco-city?

July 24, 2017

The term eco-city is increasingly becoming popular within the urban development industry to describe and market developments that

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Regis Hillcrest – Green Star Aged Care Facility

July 4, 2017

THE PROJECT: The Regis Hillcrest project is an aged cared development located in Western Australia comprising of 101

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Across the rainbow bridge of Asgard – Bridging the gap between the disparate Daylight Assessment tools in Victoria, 2017

June 30, 2017

Harnessing and improving access to daylighting in apartment buildings is a concern of governments at national, state and

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HVAC&R Blog Series – Thermal Comfort

June 22, 2017

Thermal discomfort in buildings is something that we all have experienced at some point. As designers, the choices

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HVAC&R Blog Series – Heating and Cooling Loads

May 4, 2017

The HVAC&R services account for approximately 40% of the total energy use of a typical building. With such

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Better Apartments Guidelines – Daylighting and Room Depths

April 26, 2017

The Better Apartment Guidelines were developed by the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) and were

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Your building is not in a paddock

November 1, 2013

Did you know The NCC section J Deemed to Satisfy DTS protocol  forces us to assume your building

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a JV3 example of how to maximise clear glass in retail

November 1, 2013

This is recent multi residential project that had a retail component proposed for the ground floor.  The design

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JV3 and the sum of all parts

November 1, 2013

Did you know that the NCC Section J ‘Deemed to Satisfy’ methodology assesses each component of your building

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Building Code ignores shading!

November 1, 2013

Did you know that the National Construction Code Section J does not acknowledge the contribution of a shading

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