Event: The Circular Economy, Practical Examples from the Built Environment, Hong Kong 8 June 2017

Event summary of the Circular Economy: Practical Examples from the Built Environment with University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership, in Hong Kong on 23rd May.

Event: Health and Wellbeing in the Built Environment, Hong Kong, 23 May 2017

Cundall co-hosted a panel discussion on Health and Wellbeing in the Built Environment with The Lighthouse Club, in Hong Kong on 23rd May. Our panellists from each stage of the construction supply chain discussed the ROI seen for occupiers who have adopted healthy building design, the reason many developers are rapidly adopting and implementing these design standards, its impact on design and practically how it can be constructed in Asia. 

IEQube

We are developing, via the Cundall R&D Fund, a simple Indoor Environment Quality monitoring system (IEQube®), which we have been trialling in our London office, the first building in Europe to achieve WELL Building Standard certification. Measuring temperature, humidity, lux levels, particulates, CO2 and VOCs the units stream information to a cloud based database where performance is monitored in real time.

Belated World Green Building Week: Middle East

Richard Stratton addresses audiences in the Middle East for the belated World Green Building Week seminar. The interactive workshop and presentation based on the One Planet Living principles by WWF, guides the audience through the steps that will significantly reduce our environmental impact both in terms of our personal lives and building design.

Seminario: Sostenibilidad - la verdad escondida, Madrid, 24 Septiembre 2015

Únete a la charla de Cundall durante la Semana Mundial por la Sostenibilidad en la que José Castilla, Director de Cundall y responsable de Sostenibilidad, analiza muchos tópicos en este campo.

 

American University of Sharjah

Following on from the success of our recent Emirates Green Building Council award win for the American University of Sharjah, Richard Stratton Managing Director for MENA Cundall and Shwan Alhashimi Director of Campus Development at the American University of Sharjah will be hosting a talk and tour to highlight the importance of creating innovative sustainable buildings.

Event: Sustainable Skins - Green Drinks, Shanghai, 14 August 2014

Cundall's Edwin Wealend spoke at August's Green Drinks event in Shanghai. Edwin put forward the idea that locality is key, a ‘sustainable’ solution for one location can be a disaster in another.

 

Seminar: Energy Conservation and Sustainability Challenges, Edinburgh, 24 June 2014

The 2013 Building Regulations amendments came in with almost no ripples for Section 6. Recent enquiries however, indicate that Section 7 may have been overlooked by the market, despite being in effect since 2010.
 

Greening Education - Designing Institutions for the Future

Andrew Parkin, Acoustics Partner, recently spoke at The Greening Education conference which took place at the Brewery Conference Centre on 1st May 2013. 
 

PreLoved Buildings Conference 2012 - Re-lifing Australia's Heritage and History

This page contains presentation and technical paper downloads following Caimin McCabe's presentation at the AIRAH Pre-loved Buildings conference 2012.

Green Buildings in Romania

As founder members of the Romanian Green Building Council Cundall is actively involved in helping Romania to embrace sustainability in the built environment. In May 2009 we presented at the Cluj Architecture Days conference in Cluj-Napoca. A copy of the presentation 'Green Buildings – Collaboration, Integration & Common Sense' is available for download.

Acoustics and Wellbeing in the Modern Office

There is an undeniable link between acoustic performance and wellbeing in the workplace. Numerous challenges face designers, developers and agents of workplaces due to the drive toward low-energy, often naturally ventilated, open plan spaces. 

 

Acoustics in TABS Classrooms Seminar

Andrew Parkin, Acoustics Partner recently spoke to the Acoustics in Thermally Active Building Systems (TABS) classrooms seminar.

Part L 2014 - A Significant Step to Nearly Zero?

In this seminar, Alan Fogarty, Sustainable Partner, reviewed the major changes within the Approved Document L April 2014.

David Clark's 'What Colour is Your Building?' Seminar

In this seminar, David Clark, provided practical guidance for designers, contractors and building owners to deliver buildings that are low energy in the real world and not just on paper.

BREEAM on the International Stage

A presentation from EcoBuild 09 showing the differences between BREEAM, LEED and Green Star with reference to three projects: VS1 (new build), 55 St Andrews Place (refurb) and Cundall Sydney office (fit-out).
 

Green Ratings – what’s the point?

For World Green Building week 2012 Cundall held two workshops in Melbourne and Sydney to ask over 100 people the question – Green Ratings – what’s the point?  This document summarises the Workshop Outcomes.
 

David Clark's 'What Colour is Your Building' Book Launch presentation

David Clark, Cundall Sustainable Partner and Author, gave a brief presentations on the challenges of increasing urban populations, the need for simple, common metrics to measure real building performance, and the importance of considering the whole carbon footprint.

Critical System - Air Cooling Techniques

Cundall's Critical Systems team have recently hosted a breakfast discussion on the latest data centre cooling techniques and their effectiveness.

Ecophon International Acousticians Seminar Presentation

Cundall’s Acoustics’ specialist Andrew Parkin presented a paper entitled “The search for optimum room acoustics STI in open spaces” at the Ecophon International Acoustician’s Seminar in Bastad, Sweden. To download a copy of the presentation please click on the link. For further information regarding Cundall Acoustics please contact Andrew Parkin.

IOA 2011 Designing Buildings Inside Out

Cundall’s Acoustics’ specialist Andrew Parkin presents a paper entitled “Designing building inside out” at the 2011 Institute of Acoustics’ conference in Glasgow. To download a copy of the presentation please click the link above. For further information regarding Cundall Acoustics please contact Andrew Parkin.

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