Tagged: Building

Passive Fire Protection Systems in Building Design Saves Lives

Automated suppression systems will normally be utilized in large industrial flats or other high-risk regions. Active fire protection techniques require maintenance to guarantee reliability. A number of extinguishing devices and a wide assortment of software can be combined into the control board. Sprinkler systems are used to slow the rise...

What is a PassivHaus?

It started, by all accounts, in the USA during the energy crisis in the 1970s. The push to reduce energy consumption of buildings was a response to the high energy costs of the time and resulted in the development of tightly enveloped houses. A building envelope is all the components...