WEBINAR #03 | Building airtightness and initiatives to improve the quality of the works


12 January 2016

Building airtightness is a critical factor for Nearly Zero-Energy Buildings and represents a key challenge for the building sector.

The objective of this webinar was to give background information on selected initiatives to improve the quality of the works with respect to building airtightness.

Content | Find the webinar presentations as PDFs at the table below.

Introduction · Peter Wouters, INIVE, Belgium
Laboratory investigation on the durability of taped joints in exterior air barrier applications · Jelle Langmans, KU Leuven, Belgium PDF
Guidelines for designers and workers: the Etanch’air project · Clarisse Mees and Xavier Loncour, BBRI, Belgium PDF
Questions and answers
Market drivers for the development and use of new building airtightness products · Filip Van Mieghem, Soudal, Belgium PDF
System approach and on-site quality control for good building airtightness · Katherine Sauvet, Saint Gobain – ISOVER, France PDF
Questions and answers


Organisers
 | The webinar was organised by the QUALICHeCK consortium (www.qualicheck-platform.eu), in cooperation with TightVent Europe (www.tightvent.eu) and the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (www.aivc.org).

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