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Tag : Daylighting
May 1st 2024
VE User of the Year Australasia: Karan Sinsinwar, AECOM

Congratulations to Karan Sinsinwar from AECOM in Singapore, who won the Australasian VE User of the Year. Karan and the team at AECOM demonstrated in-depth modelling and great...

Oct 3rd 2023
ASHRAE Competition Winners: Stantec’s CO2 Crew

The 2023 ASHRAE Lowdown Showdown Competition recently took place in Austin TX at the annual Building Performance Analysis Conference.  The highlight of the conference is the...

Jan 31st 2023
Fife Council use IESVE to help optimise energy efficiency and occupant comfort for new care home design

Fife Council has been using the IES Virtual Environment (IESVE) to carry out detailed performance analysis on its new and existing properties to ensure they are designed and...

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...

Aug 4th 2022
ASHRAE Headquarters exemplifies Net-Zero Energy building design

ASHRAE are one of the foremost industry pioneers in the decarbonization of the built environment and their new global Headquarters building in Atlanta, renovated to operate as a...

Nov 18th 2021
IESVE used to accurately model the innovative and complex Capital Markets Authority tower in Kuwait

For this project KEO Consultants used a combination of methods, focusing on accurate, time optimized, and result-oriented modeling techniques.  The IESVE enabled the KEO...

Jul 27th 2021
IES Supports Call for Clarity on Ireland’s Daylighting Standards

IES has recently joined forces with a number of Ireland’s leading daylighting analysis consultancies in sending a joint letter, calling on Ireland’s Minister for Housing, Local...

Jun 29th 2021
IES Welcome Top Building Performance Experts to its Ireland Consulting Team

New team brings a wealth of expertise to IES’s consulting services in the region IES is excited to welcome new talent to its Ireland Consulting team including LEED and Building...

Apr 7th 2021
VE User Award: Tampa International Airport - Cory Duggin, TLC

Credit: image above provided by HNTB, the prime consultant for the Tampa International Airport Curbside expansion project. As we continue to highlight the excellent entries...

Jul 29th 2020
RadianceIES – Five Daylighting Strategies for the Tropics

In the previous article, the significance of the integrative design process was elaborated. This process is particularly true for daylighting design, as an immense amount of...

Jul 22nd 2020
RadianceIES – An integrated VE for an integrative daylighting design process

Many practising consultants can quickly identify and preach across the economic, environmental and human health benefits of a built environment that is environmentally sustainable...

Feb 14th 2020
Dave's Top Tip: Favourite RadianceIES features

Dave's "top tip" 6  Have you been keeping an eye on the changes integrated into RadianceIES? My favourite updates are: Dynamic analysis Increase in lighting control...

Apr 10th 2019
TEN Key Daylight & Electric Light Metrics

This short article summarizes ten key daylighting & electric lighting metrics that building designers are required to consider for various international building rating...