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Comparative Energy Consumption Study on Tall Cross Laminated Timber Buildings for U.S. Climates

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1636
Year of Publication
2016
Topic
Energy Performance
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Shiling Pei
Ali Khavari
Paulo Tabares-Velasco
Shichun Zhao
Year of Publication
2016
Country of Publication
Austria
Resource Type
Conference Paper
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Energy Performance
Keywords
US
Energy Efficiency
Internal Loads
Climate
Language
English
Conference / Proceeding
World Conference on Timber Engineering
Notes
August 22-25, 2016, Vienna, Austria p. 3134-3141
Abstract
Tall building (higher than 8 stories) construction using Cross laminated timber (CLT) is a relatively new trend for urban developments around the world. In the U.S., there is great interest in utilizing the potential of this new construction material. By analyzing a ten-story condominium building model constructed using building energy...
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Constructing Our Environments: A Material Comparison

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue161
Year of Publication
2014
Topic
Market and Adoption
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application

Energy and Environmental Performance of Multi-Story Apartment Buildings Built in Timber Construction Using Passive House Principles

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1203
Year of Publication
2013
Topic
Energy Performance
Environmental Impact
Cost
Application
Passive House
Author
Ivana Kildsgaard
Anna Jarnehammar
Anna Widheden
Maria Wall
Publisher
MDPI
Year of Publication
2013
Country of Publication
Switzerland
Resource Type
Journal Article
Application
Passive House
Topic
Energy Performance
Environmental Impact
Cost
Keywords
Energy Efficiency
Europe
Multi-Story
Language
English
Series
Buildings
ISSN
2075-5309
Abstract
This paper presents energy and environmental performance analyses, a study of summer indoor temperatures and occupant behavior for an eight story apartment building, with the goal to combine high energy efficiency with low environmental impact, at a reasonable cost. Southern Portvakten building is built with prefabricated timber elements...
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Energy Consumption Analysis of Multistory Cross-Laminated Timber Residential Buildings: A Comparative Study

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue695
Year of Publication
2016
Topic
Energy Performance
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Ali Khavari
Shiling Pei
Paulo Tabares-Velasco
Publisher
American Society of Civil Engineers
Year of Publication
2016
Country of Publication
United States
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Energy Performance
Keywords
Energy Consumption
Energy Efficiency
Residential
Sensitivity Analysis
Language
English
Series
Journal of Architectural Engineering
Abstract
Cross laminated timber (CLT) is a new panelized mass timber product that is suitable for building tall wood buildings (higher than eight stories) because of its structural robustness and superior fire resistance as compared with traditional light-framed ...
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Evolution of the Building Envelope in Modern Wood Construction

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1799
Year of Publication
2017
Topic
Design and Systems
Application
Hybrid Building Systems
Wood Building Systems
Building Envelope
Author
Jieying Wang
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2017
Country of Publication
Canada
Resource Type
Report
Application
Hybrid Building Systems
Wood Building Systems
Building Envelope
Topic
Design and Systems
Keywords
Envelope
Mass Timber
Research
Energy Efficiency
Construction
Language
English
Abstract
This report provides an overview of major changes occurred in the recent decade to design and construction of the building envelope of wood and wood-hybrid construction. It also covers some new or unique considerations required to improve building envelope performance...
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Illustrated Guide for Designing Wood-Frame Buildings in Alberta to Meet the National Energy Code of Canada for Buildings

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1917
Year of Publication
2019
Topic
Design and Systems
Material
Timber (unspecified)
Application
Building Envelope

Lifecycle Primary Energy Analysis of Low-Energy Timber Building Systems for Multi-Storey Residential Buildings

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1202
Year of Publication
2014
Topic
Energy Performance
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Passive House
Author
Ambrose Dodoo
Leif Gustavsson
Roger Sathre
Publisher
ScienceDirect
Year of Publication
2014
Country of Publication
Netherlands
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Passive House
Topic
Energy Performance
Keywords
Multi-Storey
Energy Efficiency
Beam-and-Column
Prefabrication
Modular
Production Energy
Energy Balance
Language
English
Series
Energy and Buildings
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Multifunctional Composite Wall Elements for Multistory Buildings Made of Timber and Wood-Based Lightweight Concrete

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1520
Year of Publication
2016
Topic
Environmental Impact
Design and Systems
Energy Performance
Material
Timber-Concrete Composite
Application
Walls
Author
Alireza Fadai
Christoph Radlherr
Sepehr Setoodeh Jahromy
Wolfgang Winter
Year of Publication
2016
Country of Publication
Austria
Resource Type
Conference Paper
Material
Timber-Concrete Composite
Application
Walls
Topic
Environmental Impact
Design and Systems
Energy Performance
Keywords
Lightweight Concrete
Energy Efficiency
Language
English
Conference / Proceeding
World Conference on Timber Engineering
Notes
August 22-25, 2016, Vienna, Austria p. 613-622
Abstract
This paper aims to discuss timber-wood lightweight concrete composites for application in wall components for buildings. The aim is to develop a multi-layer wall system composed of wood lightweight concrete, connected timber sections to gain and use...
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Wood Lightweight Concrete Composites Structural Elements: Ecological Impact

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1521
Year of Publication
2016
Topic
Energy Performance
Environmental Impact
Material
Timber-Concrete Composite
Application
Hybrid Building Systems
Author
Alireza Fadai
Andrea Borska
Wolfgang Winter
Year of Publication
2016
Country of Publication
Austria
Resource Type
Conference Paper
Material
Timber-Concrete Composite
Application
Hybrid Building Systems
Topic
Energy Performance
Environmental Impact
Keywords
Energy Efficiency
Ecological Impact
Lightweight Concrete
Europe
Language
English
Conference / Proceeding
World Conference on Timber Engineering
Notes
August 22-25, 2016, Vienna, Austria p. 623-631
Abstract
Within several research projects and with the aim to optimize energy efficiency and ecological characteristics of structural building components the Department of Structural Design and Timber Engineering (ITI) at the Vienna University of Technology (VUT) developed several wood-based composite systems, which combine timber...
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