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atria (atrium?) vs courtyard

NC-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by emily reese moody on Aug 15, 2018, 6:08 pm

Hello, 

I have a question from my architect on a project we're working on with an interior courtyard. Our building is 3-stories, and is essentially a square with an interior large square...

Last reply: TODD REED, Aug 16, 2018, 9:22 am

Visible Light Transmittance

NC-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Max Krueger on Aug 10, 2018, 2:13 pm

Will specing a low (40%>) VLT  in...

Last reply: TODD REED, Aug 15, 2018, 1:14 pm

Strategy to fulfill the pilot credit Quality views in non regularly occupied spaces

NC-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Angela Atehortua on Aug 7, 2018, 10:31 pm

In a Project that we are advising that consists of an Innovation building for a University, we are aiming to achieve this pilot loan by implementing two main strategies, the first is that all...

Last reply: TODD REED, Aug 8, 2018, 10:38 am

Long ribbon window considered for View Type 1

NC-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Khue Nguyen on Aug 6, 2018, 12:46 pm

Out project has multiple ribbon windows along the entire perimeter walls. Is this condition eligible for View type 1? 

View type 1 & 2 with interior permanent obstructions

NC-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Khue Nguyen on Aug 1, 2018, 2:13 pm

My project is an office building with workstation along continuous ribbon windows looking out to landscape. I understand that this work space is not qualified for View type 3. However, does it...

Last reply: TODD REED, Aug 2, 2018, 8:57 am

View Type 3 for Private Office Space

NC-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Edgar Arevalo on Aug 4, 2017, 10:26 am

Since View Type 3 entails unobstructed views located WITHIN the distance of three times the head height of the...

Last reply: Kavita Karmarkar, Jul 10, 2018, 4:06 pm

View Type 3- Width Considerations

NC-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Laura Charlier on Feb 27, 2018, 1:03 pm

It appears that there are numerous questions about the depth of the compliance area, but I don't believe there's a question regarding the width of the compliance area. I may be overthinking the...

Last reply: TODD REED, Mar 23, 2018, 2:33 pm

Interior regular occupied space with exterior views

NC-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Ricardo Sá on Mar 23, 2018, 10:55 am

Hi there,

               We are working in an office building with large open spaces. In the center of these open spaces there are some meeting rooms, 100% surrounded by transparent...

Last reply: TODD REED, Mar 23, 2018, 2:23 pm

Fitness Areas

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posted by Christine Chow on Feb 22, 2018, 6:39 pm

Hello,

I understand that with the v4 views calculations that gymnasiums may be excluded from the calculations but I was curious if other related areas such as dedicated fitness class...

Last reply: TODD REED, Mar 5, 2018, 7:28 am

Compliant views for glazing at 8-10 feet above finished floor

NC-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Helene Lefkowitz on Nov 9, 2017, 1:53 pm

Hello - I am working on a warehouse project that only has windows between 8-10 feet above finished floor. Occupants will mostly be standing as they work. Since LEEDv4 no longer specifies a...

Last reply: TODD REED, Nov 13, 2017, 7:35 am