Tag - Steven Winter Associates

425 Grand Concourse, Bronx NY

eFlow is honored to take part in yet another Passive House building project!   Installation of eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators (CAR's) and eFlow-CAR Assemblies is now underway at 425 Grand Concourse,  the largest Passive House project in North America to date. eFlow is working directly with  R&S United Services, Inc, the Mechanical Contractor for this project, to provide Constant Airflow Regulators (CARs) that are economical, efficient and backed by our unsurpassed customer service. About 425 Grand Concourse Designed by Dattner Architects and Dagher Engineering...

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New Study: Venting for health by SWA and NCHH

A 2011 study, "Improving Central Exhaust Systems for Multifamily Buildings", concluded that sealing ventilation shafts and installing Constant Airflow Regulators at each exhaust vent can improve ventilation across the building. The  study did not however, examine the impact on Indoor Air Quality. Now a new study, supported by a grant from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, investigated the impact of various ventilation upgrades such as the installation of Constant Airflow Regulators on indoor air quality (IAQ). Venting for...

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Kips Bay Court Complex, 520 Second Avenue, NYC

In compliance with the recommendations of Steven Winters Associates, Inc, the building energy consulting experts, Kips Bay Court 8 building complex installs eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators (CARs) in every apartment.  About Kips Bay Court This 8 building complex dramatically transformed the East Midtown South neighborhood in the late 1960s and early 1970s. Originally known as Henry Phipps Plaza West, it was designed by Frost Associates and completed in 1976 . The 8-building group, which ranges in height from 12 to 27 stories, was...

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eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators for Passive House Institute Certification

The Passive House Institute (PHI) is an independent research institute and is the only internationally recognized performance-based energy standard in construction. This is what Building Systems Engineer from Steven Winter Associates, Inc had to say about the use of eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators in the ventilation systems for Passive House Institute Certification.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ADJEY9urVE0   Follow the link to view complete presentation https://vimeo.com/371959970 Visit https://eflowusa.net/product/constant-air-flow-regulators-3/ for Constant Airflow Regulator product information.

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211 West 29th Street, NYC is Passive House Institute Certified! 

Installation of eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators at 211 West 29th Street, New York, NY contributed to the project obtaining a Passive House Institute Certification.  The Passive House Institute (PHI) is an independent research institute and is the only internationally recognized performance-based energy standard in construction. Designed by ZH Architects, EP Engineering and Steven Winter Associates -Passive House consultants, 211 West 29th Street, NYC is currently one of the tallest Passive House building in the world. This 24 story mixed use project has...

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The Livonia affordable housing, Brooklyn NY

Targeting LEED Silver certification! The Livonia, affordable housing development in Brooklyn NY is a four-building complex. It features  292 apartments of affordable housing and provides 30,000 square feet of community and retail space for the growing neighborhood. NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) and the New York City Housing Development Corporation (HDC) together with Magnusson Architecture and Planning (MAP) enlisted Steven Winter Associates, Inc. to provide energy analysis, sustainability consulting, and the third-party verification with the quality assurance...

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211 West 29th Street, NYC, built to Passive House standards

Manhattans’s second-largest building built to Passive House standards, 211 West 29th Street, NYC, will feature eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators!  This building now rises 24 stories and will house 55 rental units. Once completed, 211 West 29th Street will be a mixed-use, mixed-income (affordable and market-rate) rental building.  The building is being built to Passive House standards under the supervision of  Steven Winter Associates Energy Consultant and will offer apartment layouts ranging from studios to three-bedroom units and will have passive house features...

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