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Commissioning Documentation for 7 separate towers sharing a common ground floor & podium level with shared/mixed MEP Systems

NC-2009 EAp1: Fundamental Commissioning of Building Energy Systems
posted by Joshua ADY on Mar 10, 2019, 6:24 am

We are working as an independent...

Last reply: Scott Bowman, Aug 11, 2019, 6:23 pm

VOC Limit for opaque paints for wood.

NC-2009 IEQc4.2: Low-emitting materials - paints and coatings
posted by Suhas Kurikkal on May 1, 2019, 9:26 am

We have opaque flat paint to be applied for the decorative...

Last reply: Michelle Rosenberger, May 2, 2019, 12:10 pm

Zero Lot line Plot and Option 2 Scenario

NC-v4 SSc4: Rainwater management
posted by Boobalan Saravanan on Apr 3, 2019, 1:22 am

Hi all.

I am working on a project which falls under a zero lot line. Option 1 says everything needs to be done in the design stage and the runoff needs to be managed, which was not done in...

EWH ASHRAE Compliance

NC-2009 EAc1: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Osama Touni on Mar 24, 2019, 6:09 am


Regarding Electric water Heater, is there any equation to calculate the EWH energy factor to compare the result with the equation of ASHRAE 90.1-2007...EFmin = 0.97* − (0.00132 × V...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Mar 26, 2019, 9:56 am

Dense cities & Municipality infra structure

NC-v4 SSc4: Rainwater management
posted by soha yamani on Mar 24, 2019, 2:26 am

We have a case were our site lies within a densely urban city , where they have minimal events of rainfall but with huge amounts- therefore allover the city they collect the rain water through...

Heat Exchangers

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Osama Touni on Feb 20, 2019, 6:40 am


how can i confirm that the proposed Heat exchangers comply with LEED EAp 2 minimum energy performance ? and what is the requirement of ASHRAE 90.1.2007  fro the same material...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Feb 20, 2019, 12:01 pm

Primer and Top Coating for Carbon Steel Piping (Sprinkler System)

Healthcare-v2009 IEQc4: Low-emitting materials
posted by Mustafa Kucukaslan on Jan 26, 2019, 6:54 am

I am working on a new construction for Healthcare facility as MEP Subcontractor which will apply for LEED Gold. I have an issue with the primer and top coat for Fire Fighting Pipes (Carbon Steel...

New application for a campus

LEED Guidance for Campuses and Multiple Buildings
posted by Hafidh Alsamarrai on Aug 4, 2018, 12:37 am


I am just starting a new application for a campus project and I have had no previous experience with LEED.

I would very much any help, suggestions, tips, etc. which...

HVAC Baseline System 8- with Purchased Chilled Water only

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Amgad Khattab on May 9, 2018, 7:01 am

We are working on a project where the selected baseline HVAC system type is 8 with purchased chilled water only from a district cooling plant. The Minimum Performance Calculator states that it is...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, May 14, 2018, 12:30 pm

LEED Documents Translation

NC-v4 LTc3: High Priority Site and Equitable Development
posted by Ahmed Abunada on Feb 19, 2018, 7:11 am

https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/forum/final-design-review-language-is... I'm sure there are other related posts, but that's what I could locate the quickest. Log in or register to post comments Emily Purcell Green Building Specialist, Solomon Cordwell Buenz...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Mar 8, 2018, 9:29 am