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Library stacks

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Andrew Hruby on Mar 26, 2016, 6:26 pm

First off I have a slight confusion about whether library stacks should be considered non regularly occupied area or a regularly occupied area with movable furniture.

If the stacks are...

Last reply: TODD REED, Mar 31, 2016, 1:18 pm

Prescriptive Method of Documenting- Floor Area (per bay)

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Michael Haugh on Mar 10, 2016, 6:28 pm

First off, I have had a very hard time finding information to help complete this Credit's documentation. There are terms that are undefined or have one meaning in regards to this Credit but other...

Last reply: TODD REED, Mar 14, 2016, 2:09 pm

Option B for a reception area in a massive office tower lobby

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Elliot Young on Feb 19, 2016, 6:00 pm

So, back again to ask another one. We are ever so close to reaching 75% threshold and without having the engineers run daylight models or measure the space I'm trying to pick up any space we can...

Last reply: TODD REED, Feb 24, 2016, 8:40 am

Light in open 3 story mezzanines

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Elliot Young on Feb 3, 2016, 10:50 am

We just received our design credit responses and used method 2 - Prescriptive. We have a 3 story cafeteria space within a 30 story office building.

The lowest level butts up to the 3...

Last reply: Elliot Young, Feb 19, 2016, 5:37 pm

Dark underground ballroom and regularly occupied space exception

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Olivier Brouard on Jan 22, 2016, 8:57 pm

Hi everyone,

Working on a conference center, we are close to get to Gold Certification by 2 points. Our chance to get closer to it is to get 1 pt for Daylight, and most probably another...

Last reply: Olivier Brouard, Jan 29, 2016, 8:39 pm

Combined approach

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Claire DeCamp on Dec 10, 2015, 5:49 pm

We have a project that is going to use a combined approach due to overhangs and the prescriptive calcs not providing enough SF. I have casually measured the spaces and we exceed 20fc. We have...

Last reply: TODD REED, Dec 11, 2015, 7:56 am

Glass Doors

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by John Covello on Dec 8, 2015, 4:23 am

Hello,

Do Glass Doors count as windows and require automatic glare control?

Last reply: TODD REED, Dec 11, 2015, 7:51 am

Light meter phone apps

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Ben Thompson on Oct 19, 2015, 11:06 am

Hi all,

I'm going to do the measurement method for the first time, and was looking into using a light meter app on my phone to do it- would this be acceptable? Does anyone have any...

Last reply: Joyce Kelly, Oct 29, 2015, 12:27 pm

Prescriptive method

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Emmanuel Pauwels on Sep 28, 2015, 11:19 am

Can we use the prescriptive method if there is a fixed exterior brise soleil in the façade?
Can we use the 63 angle from the brise soleil to exclude part of the daylight area?

Last reply: TODD REED, Oct 19, 2015, 12:33 pm

Daylight Measurements disappointing

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Joyce Kelly on Jul 15, 2015, 6:21 pm

1.Measurements were disappointing July 15 because shading structures are doing their job and blocking...

Last reply: TODD REED, Aug 14, 2015, 8:50 am