Engineering projects for retrofit and enlargement of Pico da Urze Eco-Resort Hotel

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Design, detailing and drawing of engineering projects: thermal check and ventilation. Special care in minimization of energy consumption.

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Architecture project for retrofit and enlargement of house located in Lagos (Algarve) historical center

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Project description

Architecture: design, detailing and drawing. Integration within classified urban plot. Functionality and care about energy consumption of the retrofitted building.

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Engineering projects for a house apartment

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Conception, detailing, and drawings of engineering projects: structural stability, water supply, wastewater drainage, telecommunications, acoustic design, thermal check and HVAC. Specific focus on energy consumption minimization.

  • Aerothermal heatpump for space heating and DHW
  • Insulation of exterior surfaces (from the inside) in recycled poliurethane
  • Mechanical ventilation, through simple exhaustion (air flow minimization)
  • Double glass windows, with low emissivity layers, within PVC frames
  • Thermal solar panels
  • Insulation detailing, for thermal loss minimization

Engineering projects for a country house retrofit (countryside tourism)

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Conception, detailing, and drawings of engineering projects: structural stability, water supply, wastewater drainage, telecommunications, acoustic design, thermal check and HVAC. Specific focus on energy consumption minimization and usage of low embodied environmental impact materials.

  • Geothermal heatpump for space heating and DHW
  • Insulation of exterior surfaces (from the inside) in cork boards (ICB)
  • Mechanical ventilation with heat recovery (and freecooling)
  • Double glass windows, with low emissivity layers, within wooden frames
  • Thermal solar panels
  • Insulation detailing, for thermal loss minimization
  • Concrete bricks (instead of hollow ceramic bricks)
  • MDF boards (instead of gypsum plasterboard)
  • Solid wood as main structural material

Energy certification of Quinta dos Aciprestes building (12 apartments)

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Expert analysis and energy certification of all apartments, within the national energy certification scheme (SCE).

HVAC project of Factor Físico gymnasium (Barreiro Retail Planet)

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Detail HVAC project, including solar thermal system and DHW generation backup system (with heat pumps).

HVAC project and energy certification of a hotel located in Central Lisbon (Baixa) Certificação Energética (emissão de DCR).

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HVAC project and energy certification (DL79/2006-RSECE) of a hotel building.

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Engineering projects for an apartament retrofit, in Av. da Liberdade

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Engineering detail projects: structural stability, water supply, wastewater drainage, gas supply, HVAC, electrical installations, telecommunications, thermal acoustic checks

Up-grade and reshaping of architecture design of stable building and structural reinforcement of its wooden roof.

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Up-grade and reshaping of architecture design, for inclusion of a green roof, among other aspects, in the stable building. Structural analysis, design and detail of reinforcements for its wooden roof.

HVAC retrofitting project for the European Community and European Parliament occupied space in Jean Monnet building, in Lisbon.

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HVAC retrofitting project for thorough system up-grade, regulation compliance and implementation of energy efficiency improvement measures (thermal generation equipment higher efficiency, ventilation heat recovery, air flux variation and control in conference rooms, installation of centralized technical control).

Energy Certification of Venezuela II buildings, owned by Edifícios Europa - Sociedade de Investimentos Imobiliários, Lda..

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Expert analysis and energy certification of all apartments, within the national energy certification scheme (SCE).

Thermal regulation check (RCCTE) and Energy Certification of 12 independent premises (10 apartments and 2 stores), in old building.

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Thermal regulation check (DL80/2006 - RCCTE) and Energy Certification of 12 independent premises (10 apartments and 2 stores), within the national energy certification scheme (SCE). Consulting for the introduction of energy efficiency measures, whenever compulsory or relevant (insulation, shading, heat recovery mechanical ventilation, condensation technology gas boilers)/p>

HVAC projects (licencing), Thermal regulation check (RSECE) and Energy Certification of services premisses in Lisbon downtown area.

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Data collection, HVAC design projects (licencing), dynamic thermal modelling, thermal regulation check and Energy Certification of services premisses (offices, one per floor), within the Energy Certification Scheme (SCE).

HVAC project (detail) for one office floor within existing building in Lisbon (baixa pombalina).

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HVAC design project (detail) of an office floor unit ("manager office").

Ventilation project for Sports Centre.

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Ventilation project. Energy efficiency measures (in the ventilation system - VAV, freecooling, heat recovery). Detail project.

HVAC design, Thermal verification and Energy Certification (DL79/2006-RSECE) of building including elderly home, day care centre, storage, religious community quarters and conference room.

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HVAC design, including smoke control (fire situation). Energy efficiency measures. Thermal verification and energy certification (RSECE Energy and IAQ).

HVAC design, Thermal verification and Energy Certification (DL79/2006-RSECE) of elderly home.

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HVAC design, including hot water supply (and thermal solar system). Introdução de medidas de eficiência energética. Projecto de verificação térmica e certificação energética (RSECE Energia e QAI).

Sustainable Attributes

New HVAC system characterization technical report for conference rooms (Jean Monnet building).

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Dinamic energy simulation for HVAC design capacities. HVAC equipment choice. Cost accounting. Energy efficiency measures incorporation, as well as IAQ (Interior Air Quality).

Technical and commercial evaluation of the European Parliament and European Comission Representation Office in Portugal (Jean Monnet building).

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Analysis of the Office physical condition - HVAC, water supply system, waste water collecting system, electrical installations, telecommunications, fire and intrusion electronic security - with recommendations to improvement measure implementation. Building commercial evaluation (European Parliament and European Comission Representation Office).

Construction of Camping Park - Site changes / requalification and extension.

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Engineering projects: hot water supply (including solar energy), Thermal verification and energy certification (RCCTE), water supply, waste water collecting system, fire water supply.

Sustainable Attributes

HVAC design, Thermal check and Energy Certification (DL79/2006-RSECE) of Elderly people Home.

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Engineering projects: HVAC, hot water supply (including solar energy), Thermal verification and energy certification (RSECE Energy and IAQ). Incorporation of energy efficiency measures.

Sustainable Attributes

Thermodynamic simulation and Thermal check (DL79/2006-RSECE) of existing office building - Finibanco.

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Thermodynamic simulation and Thermal check, for the Energy Certification of an existing services building and eventual implementation of an energy efficiency plan.

Thermal verification and energy certification (RSECE Energy and IAQ) of Kindergarden.

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Engineering projects: Thermal verification and energy certification (RSECE Energy and IAQ). Incorporation of energy efficiency measures.

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Engineering projects for the SMAS (Sistemas Municipais de Águas e Saneamento) building, in Montijo.

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Engineering projects: Thermal regulation check (RSECE), water supply, waste water system, electrical and mechanical design (HVAC).

HVAC project, Thermal check + Energy Certification (DL79/2006-RSECE), fire safety design and gas supply network design for an auditorium building.

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HVAC design (including hot water system, with solar energy supply). Fire safety network detailed design. Gas supply system design. Energy efficiency measures implementation. Thermal regulation check and energy certification (RSECE).

Sustainable Attributes

HVAC project, Thermal check + Energy Certification (DL80/2006-RCCTE) of a single family house.

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HVAC design (including hot water system, with solar energy supply). Energy efficiency measures implementation. Thermal regulation check and energy certification (RSECE).

Sustainable Attributes

Thermodynamic simulation and Thermal check (DL79/2006-RSECE) of existing office building - Greenpark.

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Thermodynamic simulation and Thermal check, for the Energy Certification of an existing services building and eventual implementation of an energy efficiency plan.

Thermal check + Energy Certification (DL79/2006-RSECE) of an industrial building (storehouse + offices).

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Thermal regulation check and Energy Certification (DL79/2006-RSECE). Simulation/insertion of energy consumption reduction measures and renewable energy supply, whenever appropriate and/or compulsory.

Thermal check + Energy Certification (DL79/2006-RSECE), acoustic check and photovoltaic system design, for Sá da Bandeira Highschool rehabilitation.

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Thermal check and Energy Certification of the building's final design (DL79/2006-RSECE). Economical analysis of alternative energy efficiency measures. Simulation/insertion of energy consumption reduction measures and renewable energy supply, whenever appropriate and/or compulsory. Acoustical check and analysis of the building's several areas, according to DL9/2007 and DL96/2008. Photovoltaic system design.

Landscape architecture for Venezuela II buildings.

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Landscape design for Venezuela II buildings surrounding spaces, framing and respecting the local topography and hydrography.

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HVAC project for Pentacírculo kindergarden.

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HVAC design (including hot water system, with solar energy supply). Energy efficiency measures insertion.

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Architecture, mechanical and lighting design of office space.

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Architectural design of Edifícios Europa new office space, located in buildings Venezuela II comercial surface. HVAC and lighting projects. Dynamic thermal analysis for HVAC calculations and energy consumption. Design of flux reduction lighting and other energy efficiency measures.

Single family house

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Calçada da Ajuda, Lisbon.

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To work together with the two other design companies and produce an efficient energy and water using building. To install renewable energy equipment as long as technical and economical viable. To follow construction work in order to guarantee correct implementation of the proposed measures. Design work shared between FALANSTÉRIO (architects), ELÍPTICA (engineers) and ECOPERFIL. ECOPERFIL is responsible for the engineering disciplines related with the building eco-efficiency: mechanical (including gas supply), water supply and treatment, thermal analysis and electricity, plus bioclimatic architecture consulting.

Sustainable Attributes

Verification and energy certification of elderly residence.

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Verification and energy certification (according to the portuguese thermal regulation DL 79/2006) of "Domus Senior" elderly residence. Consultancy and advise in the implementation of energy efficiency measures (ex: biomass boilers, insulation, solar protection, ventilation).

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Engineering projects for restaurant.

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Energy Certification of 5 single family houses.

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Expert analysis and Energy Certification of the houses, within SCE (Sistema de Certificação Energética). Introduction of energy efficiency measures, whenever relevant or compulsory.

Energy Certification of 2 apartment blocks.

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Expert analysis and Energy Certification of the apartments, within SCE (Sistema de Certificação Energética). Introduction of energy efficiency measures, whenever relevant or compulsory.

Water heating energy, gas and water supply and drainage system project reconfigurations, as well as field support for the Boa Hora supermarket.

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(Referred) project reconfigurations, applying rational energy conservation criteria. Guarantee implementation with field support.

Energy Certification of Constituição building.

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Expert analysis and Energy Certification of all the apartments in Constituição building, within SCE (Sistema de Certificação Energética).

Thermal project, acoustic design and field support to the Boa Hora supermarket.

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Thermal analysis (RSECE), with energy consumption reduction measures whenever possible; acoustic check, designing corrective measures wherever necessary and field support in gas installations, fresh water and waste water works.

Sustainable Attributes

Active and passive energy systems design, renewable energy, thermal regulation check and sustainable construction design advice in the new Linda-a-Velha 1st Cycle Primary School. Base project design stage.

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To design alternative passive and active energy systems for ventilation, climatization and renewable energy instalations. To simulate the energetic behavior of the building, followed by the thermal regulation (RSECE) check. To assure consultancy in sustainable construction (materials, construction systems) and to perform a long-term economical analysis of the considered alternatives.

Sustainable Attributes

Landscape architecture for the Serralves building.

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Landscape design for the Serralves building surrounding spaces, framing and respecting the local topography and hidrography.

Sustainable Attributes

Simplified dynamic analysis (ECOTECT v5.2) of Waterhouse (Moscovo).

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Project Description

Simplified model in ECOTECT of a single family house with 570m2 of living area. Thermal and natural lighting analysis (+ shading patterns).

Sustainable attributes

Structural stability project for a wooden roof.

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Project Description

Structural design of a roof composed by wooden elements. Bolted steel connections.

Sustainable attributes

Building regulation check (energy performance regulation, RCCTE – Decreto-Lei n.º 80/2006 de 4 de Abril) for the Constituição buildings.

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Project Description

Application of the energy performance regulation, RCCTE – Decreto-Lei n.º 80/2006 de 4 de Abril, prior to the Energy Certification Procedure. Energy consumption improvement measures, whenever relevant (and/or compulsory).

Building regulation check (energy performance regulation, RCCTE – Decreto-Lei n.º 80/2006 de 4 de Abril) for the Ruben A buildings.

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Project Description

Application of the energy performance regulation, RCCTE – Decreto-Lei n.º 80/2006 de 4 de Abril, prior to the Energy Certification Procedure. Energy consumption improvement measures, whenever relevant (and/or compulsory).

Thermal and photovoltaic solar systems for the Alvito Municipal Market

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Sustainable attributes

Project Description

Solar thermal and photovoltaic designing. The thermal panels supply hot water for the meat and fish shops (backed up by a gas boiler), while the photovoltaic system generates electricity exclusively for grid injection, with an estimated annual output of 7,6MWh.

Casa da Nora Project

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    Sustainable attributes

    Project Description

    The project consists in an existent family house extension, based upon an existent architecture initial project. This project has been reviewed by CEIFA, with the engineering disciplines left to ECOPERFIL, except Structural Stability. As far as possible, this project has been detailed (after receiving the initial architecture drawings) to maximize energy efficiency, use of renewable energy sources and promote rational consumption of water.

    Hotel Pico da Urze south façade, Paul da Serra, Madeira island

    House façade located in the historical area of Lagos (Algarve), proposal for architecture

    North façade of house apartment to be retrofitted in Famões, Odivelas

    East and South façades of the building to be retrofitted, Lugar de Pontes, Castro Laboreiro

    South elevation of building, at Rua da Prata, Lisbon

    East elevation of the building located at Av. Da Liberdade, nº11, Lisbon

    Southeast elevation of stable building, em Castro Laboreiro, Melgaço

    Jean Monnet buildings roof view, Lisbon

    Overall buildings view, from the inner courtyard, Porto

    West elevation of building nº11, 13 and 15 located in Rua Anchieta, Lisbon. Original drawing by VF - Arquitectos, Lda.

    Building visual perspective, from Rua dos Sapateiros, Lisbon.

    South elevation of Clube Juventude Desportiva Cidade Sol, Barreiro. Original drawing by Festo - Arquitectura, Lda..

    Care Association Casas São Vicente de Paulo Building 2 West façade, Campo Grande, Lisboa.

    Thermodynamic model image for "Golden Age" elderly home, in S. João das Lampas, Sintra.

    3D realistic satellite picture of Jean Monnet building in Lisbon (Google Earth)

    Computer image with photo makeup of the Abrantes Camping Park. 3D original model by Atelier RUA, Lda.

    Computer image with photo makeup of the Elderly people Home, in Loures. 3D original model by António Alfarroba, Arq.

    Finibanco building North façade(Duque de Ávila Avenue, Lisbon

    ATL Bolonha Kindergarden 3D model, built in DesignBuilder software, from the original building setup by Ricardo Sampaio Arquitectos

    Computer image with photo makeup of the SMAS (Montijo) pre-design plan. 3D original model by FALANSTÉRIO, Lda.

    West elevation drawing of Carrascalense auditorium. Original architecture by Espasso Arquitectos, Lda.

    Front elevation picture of Greenpark building, Lisbon

    Lateral elevation of industrial building (Neoplano, Lda. original architecture plan)

    Interior South façade of Sá da Bandeira school, in Santarém.

    Landscape design plan for Venesuela II buildings, in Oporto.

    Calçada da Ajuda house. 3D original model by FALANSTÉRIO, Lda.

    Original side view of "Domus Senior" building, by D+A Arquitectos, Lda.

    Supermercado da Boa Hora 3D model, built in DesignBuilder software, from the original building setup by FALANSTÉRIO, Lda.

    Linda-a-Velha Primary School. 3D original model by '92Arquitectos, Lda.

    Southwest perspective of the shading pattern on the 21st of June, at 5h. Waterhouse, Moscovo (based on the original architecture drawings of Luís Branquinho Bigotte).

    Constituição building. General East view, original by Alcino Soutinho, architect.

    Ruben A buildings. General South view, original by Alcino Soutinho, architect.

    Computer image by Miguel Mertens, architect
    (initial project)