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ASTM E1903-97 Phase II Environmental Site Assessment- Local Equivalent documentation

NC-2009 SSc3: Brownfield Redevelopment
posted by Adrie Fourie on Sep 29, 2017, 6:53 am

We are involved with a project outside of the US that undertook a...

ASHRAE 90.1:2010- Manual or Partial Auto to 50%

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by André Harms on Sep 11, 2017, 10:47 am

The requirement states that “Any automatic control device required … shall either be manual on or shall be controlled to automatically turn the lighting on to not more than 50% power”

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Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Sep 12, 2017, 11:53 am

Practical implementation of ASHRAE mandatory lighting controls

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by André Harms on Aug 29, 2017, 11:22 am

As we are outside of the USA, ASHRAE 90.1:2010 is a new requirement that came with v4 and our designers have no experience in interpreting and applying the mandatory requirements.

Can you...

Climate Zone for Morocco

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Jean-Baptiste SARFATI on May 31, 2017, 4:05 am

Hi,

I'm working on a pre-assessment for a project in Morocco and would like to see the minimum wall insulation.
I checked in ASHRAE 90.1-2010 but Morocco is not listed in Table B3...

Last reply: Jean-Baptiste SARFATI, May 31, 2017, 8:54 am

Motor efficiency in 50Hz countries

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by André Harms on Feb 21, 2017, 8:13 am

In response to the ASHRAE 90.1:2007 mandatory requirements for the efficiency of 60Hz motors, some had used the European IE2 standard for 50Hz motors and demonstrated equivalency. The ASHRAE 90....

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Feb 21, 2017, 8:44 am

Vestibules- CIR 10426- Interpretation

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by André Harms on Jul 1, 2016, 9:25 am

The...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jul 1, 2016, 9:46 am

Commissioning required for a CHP?

NC-2009 EAp1: Fundamental Commissioning of Building Energy Systems
posted by André Harms on Jun 8, 2016, 10:02 am

One of our factory projects is planning on installing a...

Last reply: Scott Bowman, Jun 10, 2016, 11:37 am

Car wash bay

NC-2009 WEp1: Water Use Reduction
posted by Marni Punt on Mar 18, 2015, 10:36 am

Hi, I am working on an office building and the team is considering to include a car wash...

Last reply: Geoffrey Katz, May 12, 2016, 9:34 pm

Natural Ventilation

CI-2009 EAc1.3: Optimize energy performance - HVAC
posted by Chilufya Lombe on Jan 21, 2016, 5:46 am

Good day, we have a project that is naturally ventilated. ASHRAE 90.1 2007 states that the energy cost budget method cannot be used for designs with no mechanical systems. We have all the...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Apr 25, 2016, 12:07 pm

Surrounding density and Diverse Uses

NC-v4 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Tim Bell on Sep 22, 2014, 7:11 am

I am currently working on a major project in South Africa that will provide diverse uses to the building occupants only as the site is fully enclosed for security reasons. The credit states that...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Mar 10, 2016, 10:48 am