The new Prysmian Headquarters has just achieved the LEED Platinum Certification

2018-10-05 The new Headquarters of Prysmian Group in Milan, designed by Maurizio Varratta Architects, has achieved the prestigious LEED Platinum Certification for New Construction and Major Renovations. Manens-Tifs provided MEP design and Commissioning services, Lighting design, Building Physics consultancy (energy, daylighting, CFD, acoustics), and LEED AP services. The winter gardens are designed as bioclimatic and biophilic…

WORLD WORKPLACE EUROPE CONFERENCE IN BARCELONA

Last 15th to 17th of May, the International Facility Management Association and the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors organized in Barcelona their anual conference on FM and Wokplace. The conference had two topic streamlines: “prioritising people” and “the digital direction”. Juan Gallostra, president of First Q and JG Ingenieros, presented a paper about “Building a…

FIRST Q NETWORK SUPPORTS U.S. GREEN BUILDING COUNCIL

First Q Network just joined USGBC as an organization member, to give support to this prestigious organization.  The mission of USGBC is to transform the way buildings and communities are designed, built and operated, enabling an environmentally and socially responsible, healthy, and prosperous environment that improves the quality of life. USGBC developed LEED certification system.…