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Short term bicycle storage

NC-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Deerns Italia on Nov 10, 2017, 10:08 am

Hello everybody,

I'm currently working on an building extension project where the main entrance of the existing building is located in front of a street (the area in front of the entrance...

Last reply: Calie Gihl, Jan 22, 2018, 12:40 pm

% of Herbs required

Pilot-Credits SSpc82: Local food production
posted by Francesco Passerini on Jan 15, 2018, 9:24 am

Hello, we want to pursue this credit, but we have a doubt. Under all project description says "Herbs used for food preparation shall not exceed 25% of the area requirement. All projects shall...

Last reply: Kristi Ennis, Jan 15, 2018, 10:35 am

LEED project boundary

CS-v4 MPR2: Must use reasonable LEED boundaries
posted by Francesco Passerini on Jan 9, 2018, 6:33 am

The site area of our project has some differences between ground floor and the basement: the basement area is higher than the ground floor area. Could we consider different LEED boundaries areas...

Last reply: Francesco Passerini, Jan 12, 2018, 4:33 am

Threat Factor Calculation

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Francesco Passerini on Jan 10, 2018, 10:25 am

Hi I've been working on a project where I want to purse this pilot credit. I only have few information on glass, just the thermal transmittance and the solar factor (which is 0.35). I've been...

Last reply: Nadav Malin, Jan 11, 2018, 9:52 am

Area under a covered walkway

NC-v4 SSc3: Open space
posted by Francesco Passerini on Jan 3, 2018, 10:34 am

Could be the area under a covered walkway (an exterior portico) be considered as an open space?

Last reply: Francesco Passerini, Jan 3, 2018, 11:34 am

Ventilation in the garage with OPTION 2

NC-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Francesco Passerini on Dec 18, 2017, 1:24 pm

We are going to demonstrate the compliance with the prerequisite using OPTION 2. CEN STANDARDS EN 15251–2007 AND EN 13779–2007. According to those standards, no mechanical ventilation is needed...

Last reply: Jens Apel, Dec 19, 2017, 2:55 am

ICOP AHRI 340/360

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Francesco Passerini on Nov 13, 2017, 11:50 am

As for the mandatory provisions according to ASHRAE 90.1-2007, Tab. 6.8.1A refers to ICOP with test procedure AHRI 340/360. Online I have found version 2015 and there I find no reference to ICOP...


NC-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Francesco Passerini on Oct 9, 2017, 9:36 am

We are dealing with an educational building and we are considering ASHRAE 62.1-2010. Inside there is an infirmary.

Which occupancy category shall I consider for that space?

Last reply: Francesco Passerini, Oct 9, 2017, 10:54 am

Div. 33- Utilities

NC-2009 MRc4: Recycled Content
posted by Marco Valerio Ceccotti on Sep 21, 2017, 6:56 am

Our Design Team is asking to the Contractor to track and collect...

Last reply: Marco Valerio Ceccotti, Oct 2, 2017, 11:59 am

Building Relocation

NC-2009 MRc1.1: Building reuse - maintain existing walls, floors and roof
posted by Nativa Architecture on Mar 9, 2016, 5:30 am

If we decide to move a pavilion from Expo area to a new site, shall we take any "Building...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Aug 26, 2017, 5:53 pm