UKPHC15 Presentations

Session 1 - Delivering Passivhaus at scale

Delivering Passivhaus at scale

Axel Bretzke, Biberach University of Applied Science

Emerging policies worldwide supporting Passivhaus

Tomas O'Leary, Passive House Academy

Why Passivhaus? A client’s perspective

Gwyn Jones, Norwich City Council

Session 2 - Large scale projects

Exeter Active project – Design challenges

Tomas Gartner, Gale & Snowden & Mark Thomas, AFLS+P

Simple and economic Passivhaus buildings

Axel Bretzke, Biberach University of Applied Science

The Leicester Centre for Medicine – Scaling up Passivhaus

Jonathan Chadwick, Associated Architects & Alasdair Donn, Willmott Dixon

Agar Grove – Masterplanning for Passivhaus

Emma Lynn, Hawkins Brown & Bertie Dixon, Max Fordham

How Norwich City Council is delivering large scale Passivhaus

Ben Binns, NPS & Gwyn Jones, Norwich City Council

Turner’s Hill Road – Delivery challenges for Passivhaus homes

Peter Chlapowski, PCKO & Richard Minker, PMC Construction

Grosvenor Britain & Ireland – EnerPHit retrofit projects

Michael Levey, Grosvenor Britain & Ireland & Maiia Williams, Sturgis Carbon Profiling

Wilmcote House – Refurbishing housing to meet C21st needs

James Traynor & Loreana Padron, ECD Architects

The Solihull OWLS (Off-Site Wrap-Around Large-Scale) retrofit project

Matthew Rhodes, Encraft & Ron Beattie, Beattie Passive

Session 3 - How to build a Passivhaus – design do’s and don’t’s

Large scale planning & design

Design choices and their implications – Pete Warm, WARM: Low Energy Building Practice

Erneley Close retrofit project - Planning & design challenges –Phil Summers, R-Gen Developments, Nittai Edelmann, 2e Architects

Services design & installation – Alan Clarke, Independent consultant

Small to mid-scale planning & design

Design challenges & system choices – Fran Bradshaw, Anne Thorne Architects

Step-by-step retrofit planning: EuroPHit case studies – Tomas O'Leary, Passivhaus Academy of Ireland

Ventilation design and installation – Andrew Farr, Green Building Store

Technical details

Thermal comfort & avoiding overheating – Nick Grant, Elemental Solutions + Mark Siddall, LEAP

Ventilation performance: does MVHR work? –Tim Sharpe, Mackintosh School of Architecture

Designing for cost optimisation  – Chris Parsons, Parsons + Whittley + Tomas Gartner, Gale & Snowden

Session 4 - How to build a Passivhaus – successful delivery

Large scale detailed design & construction

Detailed design, airtightness and on-site QA – Helen Brown, Encraft + Paul Jennings, ALDAS

Retrofitting at scale: Wilmcote House - John Pratley, Sustainable by Design + Wally Shave, Keepmoat

Design for occupants, handover & how people really use non-dom buildings – Lee Fordham, Architype + Chryssa Thoua, Coventry University

Small to mid-scale detailed design & construction

Detailed design, airtightness and on-site QA – Mark Siddall, LEAP

Building a retrofit Passivhaus: case study - Patrick Osborne, Eco Design Consultants + Rafael Delimata, Bowtie Construction

Design for occupants, handover & how people use their homes – Chris Parsons, Parsons + Whittley

Future performance

New Passivhaus categories, PHPP 9 & Design PH - Jessica Grove-Smith, PHI + Dave Edwards, Design PH

Embodied carbon and Passivhaus - Principles and Blaker Road case study –Gareth Roberts, Roberts & Treguer

Design for occupants, handover & how people use their homesChristina Hopfe, Loughborough University