Integrated Environmental Solutions Limited

IES are developers of the world’s leading integrated building performance modelling software system the <Virtual Environment>. As such IES have unsurpassed experience in the application of these advanced design tools to enhance building performance, and create more sustainable buildings. Founded in 1994, employing over 100 staff, and headquartered in Glasgow Scotland, IES also has offices in London England, Dublin Ireland, Cambridge MA, San Francisco CA, Melbourne Australia, Pune India and Penang Malaysia. In this time IES has provided leading edge support to the design, construction and operation of some of the largest and most challenging buildings in the world.

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Leader of WP1. Financial and administrative coordination.
Leader of WP4. Leader of Tasks: 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.4, 5.3 and 5.7.

Decision Support Tool (“Retrofit Planner”) Virtual prototype of window+façade. BMS. Develop an integrated design methodology for a systemic energy efficient building and district renovation and defining the detailed design for each Public-demo site. This methodology will consider: Integrated Project Delivery, Public Building Information Modelling, Life Cycle Analysis, Life Cycle Cost and energy performance simulation. The design will include the optimum combination of the technologies identified as suitable for each demo site in WP3 in order to reach the targets fixed by WP2 and for near zero energy district renovation.

Key Members:
Ruth Kerrigan
Don McLean
Martin Gough

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under Grant Agreement no: 609377