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Professional Development: 
PHI Credit Points: 16 - ID: V159-2018-CA
AIBC: Up to 10.75 Core LUs, & 1 Non-Core LU for Conference Sessions / 1 Core LU for BCIT Event / 4 Core LUs for Vancouver Project Tour / 2.75 Core LUs for Whistler Project Tour
BC Housing (HPO): Up to 11 training hours

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Thursday, November 8 • 9:00am - 10:00am
Healthy & Comfortable - Part B

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Mechanical Systems for Multi-residential and Commercial Buildings
Martino Fanfani, NORR Architects and Engineers Ltd.  
As the Passive House standard gets applied in a larger scale to different typologies of buildings, like condominiums, tower and commercial applications, there is the need of a more customized approach to this kind of projects. Starting from understanding the main features that the mechanical building systems should have to properly fulfill their scope and meet mandatory (Building Code) and voluntary (Passive House Design Standard) requirements this short presentation will provide a glimpse on to design the systems to be more effective and efficient and how to avoid common mistakes.

Earth Tubes performance in Canada as part of the Passive House solution
Trevor Butler, Archineers
This session will explore the application of earth tubes as a means of tempering outdoor air as part of the overall passive house solution. The presenter will draw from numerous monitored installations in BC and Alberta on both residential and non-residential applications The projects will include PH certified non-residential and PH ‘certification in progress’ residential buildings.

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Trevor Butler

CEO/President, Archineers
Trevor is a Professional Engineer, with over 24 years of design experience delivering integrated sustainable designs into the built environment. His focus is on regenerative design and engineering on passive house/net zero energy buildings and utility infrastructure on district and... Read More →
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Martino Fanfani

Chief Mechanical Engineer, NORR Architects and Engineers Ltd.
Martino is a Mechanical Engineer and Passive House Designer with over than 20 years of experience in building services; his first approach to sustainable design and Passive House Standard has been in the early ‘90s.Martino is currently working as Chief Mechanical Engineer at NORR... Read More →

Thursday November 8, 2018 9:00am - 10:00am PST
East Building, Vancouver Convention Centre, Meeting Room 11/12 Suite 200-999 Canada Place, Vancouver BC, V6C 3C1