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Mechanical Design with Sustainability in Mind

Overview

  • How the design of a building impacts the mechanical systems
  • Comfort and how people perceive comfort within a building and the applicable standards
  • Back to basics on Mechanical systems including air conditioning and ventilation and how these systems operate
  • Improvements that can be made to a building which will increase its thermal performance
  • Review of a Hypothetical Building
  • Phase change materials and how they could benefit buildings performance

Outcomes

  • An overview of mechanical systems and why such systems are in place as well as the standards that must be adhered to
  • Systems and measures that can be incorporated that will increase the buildings performance
  • Emerging technology, how it works and how it can be applied

Relevance

The theme of the presentation is the design of a building and how certain design principals can impact the mechanical services. This presentation shall give the target audience food for thought when it comes to a building design as it encourages an increase in insulation and glazing to help achieve lower U-values. It also promotes efficient and smart shading techniques and gives prime examples of the benefits that can be gained.

Author / Facilitator

About Robert Briody & Vlad Mykhailov
Robert is originally from Ireland having completed a Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering there. He has worked as a Mechanical Engineer for the past 3.5 years and has been with Umow Lai since May 2016. • Vlad is originally from Ukraine but graduated as a Mechanical Engineer in Sydney. He has worked as a Mechanical Engineer for the past 3.5 years and has been with Umow Lai since August 2016.

Registration

This course is free of charge.


Course providered by:

Umow Lai Pty Ltd

For further information link to Umow Lai Pty Ltd website.

Course Details
This course is hosted externally.

Location

Umow Lai
Level 7, 657 Pacific Highway
St Leonards, NSW, 2065

Price

$0.00

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