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Fully opacified spandrel glazing

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by darryl strouse on Apr 15, 2020, 5:59 pm

We are spandrelizing a significant portion of our project's glazing. But we cannot find any "Threat Factor" rating for our selected spandrel glazing type in the Threat matrix provided by the Bird...

Last reply: Catherine Blakemore, Jan 23, 2023, 11:11 pm

Monitoring Plan

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Aliesa Adelman on Nov 8, 2022, 2:47 pm

Wondering if there has been any reviewer feedback others can share on their 3 year monitoring plan and criteria outside of the examples provided?

Defining Glazed Corners

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Heather DeGrella on Jun 17, 2015, 2:17 pm

Credit requirement "All glazed corners or fly-through conditions must have a Threat Factor less than or equal to 25." There is no guidance on how far to extend the pattern, horizontally, from the...

Last reply: Stefan Knust, Sep 23, 2022, 11:34 am

Is Pilot Credit SSpc55 still available for LEED v4 projects?

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Lawrence Rennell on Sep 22, 2022, 5:23 pm

I am not able to locate the registration page for this credit on USGBC.ORG. (Page not found)

Last reply: emily reese moody, Sep 22, 2022, 6:58 pm

Bird Collision

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Andrea Cabllero on Sep 13, 2022, 1:15 pm

Hello. I would love to know what startegies have you found to have the greates impact in reducing bird collition in a project?

Last reply: Stefan Knust, Sep 14, 2022, 5:00 pm

Colors Used on Facades

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Roberto Camarillo on Aug 5, 2022, 6:37 pm

Hello.

Is there any specific color that we can use on facades that help us keep birds safe? If tint or some color film that modifies the glass color is added, would the risk of birds...

Last reply: Stefan Knust, Aug 8, 2022, 10:59 am

vegetated walls

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Roberto Camarillo on Jul 22, 2022, 5:37 pm

Helllo.

Vegetated walls can attract birds to the buildings. Sometimes these vegetated walls on the facades are close to glazed surfaces. How can facades be attractive to biodiversity,...

Bird Collision deterrence / migratory route

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Vladimir Mota on Oct 13, 2021, 9:15 pm

Hello,

The bird collision deterrence credit requiers the building owner to "Develop a three-year initial monitoring plan to routinely monitor the building and site structures for bird...

Last reply: Stefan Knust, Jul 18, 2022, 10:10 am

Lack of registration due to COVID absence

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Andres Pardo on Jul 15, 2022, 7:11 pm

Hello, in our office building we have been monitoring bird collisions since 2016. But since the beginning of the coronavirus contingency there has been less people in the building to register any...

No Zone 2, Factor Zone 1 BCTR by 2/3?

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Heather DeGrella on Feb 10, 2015, 11:56 am

I am editing this question to hopefully make it more clear.

Our project is hoping to achieve Bird Collision Deterrence. We have a question on the spreadsheet calculations. If the entire...

Last reply: Jacqueline Da Rocha, May 9, 2022, 12:47 pm