Yorks and North East Branch

ANC Acoustics, Ventilation, Overheating Guide - A presentation by Jack Harvie-Clark, Apex Acoustics Monday 30 April 2018 at 6pm for 6.30pm start Ove Arup & Partners, Rose Wharf, 78 East Street, Leeds, LS9 8EE

 

Yorkshire and North East Branch Evening Meeting
ANC Acoustics, Ventilation, Overheating Guide
A presentation by Jack Harvie-Clark, Apex Acoustics
Monday 30 April 2018: 18:00 for an 18:30 start
Ove Arup & Partners, Rose Wharf, 78 East Street, Leeds, LS9 8EE

 

Where residential developments rely on opening windows as a means to mitigate overheating, there can be a compromise between allowing excessive noise ingress with windows open, or excessive temperatures with windows closed.  This problem is exacerbated by the move towards better insulated, more airtight buildings and the need, particularly in urban areas, to consider development on noisier sites. 

The ANC 'Guide to Acoustics, Ventilation and Overheating ('AVO' Guide') has been published for consultation.  The AVO Guide recommends an integrated approach to acoustic assessments for new residential development that takes due regard of the interdependence of provisions for acoustics, ventilation, and overheating. This talk presents an overview of the guide together with some case studies of acoustically attenuated passive ventilation solutions. The Draft Guide can be downloaded here http://www.association-of-noise-consultants.co.uk/acoustics-ventilation-and-overheating-guidance-released/.  Feedback on the draft is sought from all.

Please report to main reception on arrival.

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A selection of refreshments will be provided. The location of Rose Warf Building is attached.

Secure parking is available in the nearby Leeds Dock (Clarence Dock) car park:

https://citipark.co.uk/car-parks/leeds/clarence-leeds-dock

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30 April 2018   through   7:00 PM
Ove Arup & Partners
Rose Wharf
78 East Street
Leeds, LS9 8EE
United Kingdom

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