Design and Control for Natural Ventilation

Organisation profile

WindowMaster  has developed and delivered solutions and components for Natural Ventilation,  smoke ventilation and hybrid ventilation to a wide range of buildings across Europe for 20 years. This experience and knowledge has enabled windowMaster to continually develop  solutions to provide an optimal sustainable indoor climate.

WindowMaster is  part of VKR Holding A/S,  who own and develop companies that bring daylight, fresh air and a better environment into people's everyday lives.

Training aim

Outline of how to design and control naturally ventilated and hybrid ventilated buildings.

Learning objectives

  1. To have a list of items and calculations that should be considered with every building.
  2. To gain an understanding on how air can flow within a building in a comfortable way.
  3. To make informed decisions when deciding on a control strategy.

Course outline

  1. How Natural Ventilation is achieved.
  2. Principles of Natural Ventilation. How to incorporate within the design and strategy.
  3. Calculation of openings, heat loads, neutral plain etc.
  4. The advantages of Natural Ventilation, with regard to performance, cost, environmental issues.
  5. The importance of controlling how Natural Ventilation works.
  6. Night cooling.
  7. Analysis and calculations used.
  8. Case studies, completed projects and analysis.

Trainer's profile

Jannick Karsten Roth - NV Consulting, WindowMaster - Civil Engineer with MSc in Indoor Climate & Installations.

Peter Connolly - UK&IE Business Development Manager - BEng Tech.

Course duration

1 hour

Assessment & certification

Attendence Certificate

Who should attend

Building Services Engineers, Client Representatives, Building/Facilities Managers, M&E Designers, Controls specialists.

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