Requirements for Life Cycle Target Setting Service:

  • Design brief documents (pre concept design)

Minimum Requirements for basic comparative LCA modelling:

  • Conceptual design / sketches

Required for EN15978 compliant LCA:

  • Detailed architectural plans
  • Construction specification
  • Structural Drawings
  • Building energy modelling reports including thermal control, hot water, lighting, vertical transport and other building integrated systems
  • Equipment specification including details of any onsite generation, energy monitoring etc

Desirable Supplementary or Complementary Information:

  • Hydraulic, Elec. Struct. Engineers drawings and reports
  • Intended occupancy data (hours, number etc)
  • 3D BIM Model (ArchiCAD, gbXML, Sketchup, IFC)
  • Actual energy data if retrospective assessment

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