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Theme : design-retrofit
Jan 24th 2023
Mace Group use IESVE for all Public Sector Assessments

Since 2021, Mace Group has been using the IESVE on all of its public sector projects, amounting to over 70 projects so far. The technology has become an integral part of its...

Jan 20th 2023
Free Live Webinar: IES TaP for BREEAM

We are pleased to be hosting a free live webinar for IES TaP for BREEAM, our secure, cost effective and easy to use online project tracking tool to streamline, manage and automate...

Jan 9th 2023
Python in the VE: VE Scripts - Working With MacroFlo and Model Openings

In this article from our VE-Python series we look at working with MarcoFlo and model openings.  What? We use GET and SET methods with MacroFlo opening types. We also use GET...

Dec 19th 2022
Free Live Webinar: IES TaP for BREEAM

We are pleased to be hosting a free live webinar for IES TaP for BREEAM, our secure, cost effective and easy to use online project tracking tool to streamline, manage and automate...

Dec 19th 2022
Free Live Webinar: IES TaP for BREEAM

We are pleased to be hosting a free live webinar for IES TaP for BREEAM, our secure, cost effective and easy to use online project tracking tool to streamline, manage and automate...

Nov 25th 2022
Python in the VE: VE Scripts - Working with ApacheHVAC

In our latest Python in the VE series article we look at working with ApacheHVAC. What? We create series of functions to help access VE ApacheHVAC component data. We use these...

Nov 2nd 2022
The Impact of Weather File Selection

This article is the first one of a series discussing “Net Zero” strategies by investigating modelling approaches to bridge the performance gap and ultimately improve the...

Oct 18th 2022
Python in the VE: VE Scripts – Working with Constructions

In our ninth Python in the VE article, we focus on working with constructions. What? We use GET and SET methods to access VE construction data. To use them you need to navigate...

Oct 13th 2022
Foster + Partners turns to IESVE to close performance-based design gap

Global architecture and engineering practice, Foster + Partners is using IES Virtual Environment (IESVE) to deliver the best environmentally friendly design outcomes for its...

Oct 3rd 2022
Affiliated Engineers Inc. used IESVE to carry out detailed energy modelling for mass timber construction project

Affiliated Engineers, Inc. (AEI) used the IES Virtual Environment (IESVE) to carry out detailed energy modelling for mass timber construction project - Anthony Timberlands...

Sep 27th 2022
Submetering in IESVE and Operational Economics: Santa Fe Senior Village

National Community Renaissance (National CORE) is a Developer/Builder of affordable housing, based in Southern California but with footprint reaching to other regions and States...

Sep 27th 2022
ASHRAE Building Performance Analysis Conference Competition Winners: DLR Group

Congratulations to the designers from DLR Group who won the ASHRAE LowDown Showdown Design Competition at the 2022 Building Performance Analysis Conference and SimBuild (BPACS) in...

Sep 26th 2022
Model Geometry Tips for Detailed Design Development (DD) Phases with IESVE Software

In Part 1, “Model Geometry Tips for Schematic Design (SD) Phases”, we reviewed five important tools and techniques for early-phase design.  During later stages of design,...

Sep 26th 2022
Model Geometry Tips for Schematic Design (SD) Phases with IESVE Software

During the early phases of a project design, e.g. Schematic Design (SD), architects and engineers typically require schematic-level model geometry of a building in order to...

Aug 31st 2022
IES TaP now supports BREEAM UK New Construction V6

We are delighted to announce that IES TaP, our award winning online BREEAM project management system now supports BREEAM UK New Construction V6 scheme. The new scheme is a minor...

Aug 15th 2022
Python in the VE: VE Scripts - Working With Room Data

This article in our Python in the VE series focuses on working with room data.  What? We use GET and SET methods to access VE data. To use them you need to navigate the API...