PAD are an award winning young architectural practice who specialise in delivering highly contemporary and environmentally responsible architecture. We firmly believe that architects have a duty to be leaders within the construction industry promoting sustainability. Our practice has expertise working with listed and historic buildings and we have extensive experience designing within sensitive urban and rural situations. At PAD we are passionate about preserving the environment for future generations and we embrace a sustainable design approach as an integral part of each building’s concept. Our passion for sustainability married with creative design ability is the key aspect that allows our practice to deliver excellence.
We are a small flexible team currently based in Glasgow who believe that fantastic architecture should permeate every aspect of your daily life. We aim to create site-specific high quality design solutions at any scale – the spaces in which we all live and work should be sensory, exciting, inspiring, imaginative and fun. Our experience includes time spent working on site so we have a practical understanding of construction, which we believe will give you a more thorough and thoughtful solution. We are building a strong commitment to low-energy design, and one of our directors is a certified Passivhaus Designer.
Parsons & Whittley is an award winning architectural practice based in Swaffham, Norfolk. The practice includes in house registered Code and Energy Assessors and believes firmly in sustainable architecture. With a team of 7 the practice is experienced in all types of buildings with a project list ranging from private residences through housing and property development, to commercial projects such as office developments and car showrooms. Currently on site with 14 Passivhaus units in Wimbish, Essex for Hastoe Housing Association, which it hopes will be the first multi unit rural housing scheme in the UK to achieve Passivhaus certification.
Passive House Systems Ltd have been involved in air tightness in new builds and renovations since 2008. We are proud to be the distributors of the German manufactured Gerband Rooftite system of products in the UK and Ireland. We are continuously listening to our various customer types and improving our product range to meet increased levels of air tightness and vapour control. While headquartered in Essex we provide an unrivalled service to our customers in the UK and Ireland, especially with product support and supply.
We provide design, consultancy and build support services for Passivhaus and "close to" Passivhaus projects. Graham Drummond and Chris Morgan are the principals. Our first project, the Craigrothie certified Passivhaus, was completed in 2011. We are based in Fife, Scotland and are actively involved with the Passivhaus Trust Scotland Group.
Certified designers providing specialist advice and a sustainable approach to low energy design based on Passivhaus principals.
Passivhaus Homes Ltd. provides a one-stop Passivhaus design-and-build service - architect, energy modeller and builder. We are trained Passivhaus Designers and Consultants, certified by the Passivhaus Institute in Germany. Working as an integrated team, we are aiming to deliver Certified Passivhaus homes at the same cost as their non-Passivhaus equivalents. Our homes are either built to the full Certified Passivhaus standard, or up to 40kWh/m2a; making it easier to achieve the UK zero carbon standard. Our homes also provide excellent indoor air quality and comfort levels, and we use low embodied energy, breathable materials wherever appropriate.
Undertaking a refit on a Victorian End Terrace and aiming for Passive House standards. My wife and I are working closely with our architect Andrew Yates of Ecoarc to optimise the design.
The practices’ primary focus is on the delivery of high quality, responsible architecture for clients who appreciate the benefits of top quality design and sustainable built environments. This has promoted the development of the team’s specialist skills and knowledge. In pursuit of these specialist abilities, Paul McAlister he is now the first Architect in Northern Ireland to become a ‘Certified European Passive House Designer’. The team continues to invest in training and research in order to provide bespoke services to both the private and public sectors clients. Paul McAlister Architects have now completed one of the first passive houses in Northern Ireland.
I take my values of good design and fundamental sustainability to offer my clients good value, healthy, flexible and useful buildings. Architecture is all about people, and I aim to create buildings in which, above all, people enjoy living and working.
Pen y Coed Insulation are the specialists in Warmcel insulation and the pro clima airtightness system. Our teams have 15 years of experience of installing Warmcel in all types of timber frame buildings from traditional oak framing to I beam technology, extensions, social housing, to factories and schools. Pen y Coed Insulation can offer you technical and construction advice on all aspects of Warmcel insulation and airtightness solutions. Warmcel is cellulose fibre insulation made from recycled newspapers for use in timber frame walls, floors and roofs. Cellulose fibre is manufactured by milling newspapers which are then treated with inorganic salts to protect against burning and pest damage. Warmcel is installed by injection under pressure filling stud walls and roofs completely leaving no gaps or voids so the maximum insulation levels are achieved for the most cost effective sustainable insulation. Pen y Coed Insulation have been working on the latest Passivhaus projects using Warmcel and the pro clima air tightness system getting some of the best airtightness test results attained in the country. Our airtightness testing technicians can give you advice at the start of your project through to testing and certification for your airtightness test result.
Phi is a group of architects and designers, certified in Passivhaus Design, founded by Claire Jamieson and Sara Darwin. Phi reflects their design philosophy with Ëœsmart" architecture, sustainable and environmentally responsible design, combined with the application of Phi, the golden section, to create beautiful proportions in design. Phi is committed to cost efficient design and construction culminating in highly energy efficient solutions. Phi is an international partnership with Northern and Southern hemisphere representation, sharing knowledge for best practice details, construction and Passivhaus modelling (using the PHPP software) Claire and Sara studied Architecture & Environmental Design together at Nottingham University. Subsequently qualifying as British Architects, registered with the ARB, they have practised architecture in the UK for the last 20 years. Sharing an enthusiasm for modern residential design with sustainable solutions, they are qualified as Certified Passivhaus Designers through the Building Research Establishment Passivhaus Designer Course. Visit www.passivhausinternational.com for more information and to contact:- Claire Jamieson in Yorkshire, UK/ Australia and Sara Darwin in Manchester, UK
Piers Sadler is Director and owner of Piers Sadler Consulting and is a building scientist, building energy consultant and Certified Passivhaus Designer based in Bristol. He is passionate about improving building performance through better design, construction and operation, taking a fabric first approach wherever possible. He enjoys collaborating with architects and engineers and a range of associates to develop low energy building and services designs for residential new build and refurbishment and specialist and small commercial/industrial buildings. Passivhaus design principles together with sound building science inform all his work. Piers is currently working on two Passivhaus projects and uses PHPP as a design tool to test ideas and inform cost benefit assessments across a range of other schemes. In 2015 Piers organised a Passivhaus conference in Bristol as part of Bristol Green Capital 2015.
P6P have over six years’ experience of delivering certified Passivhaus homes and buildings. A company specialising in delivering high performance, low energy homes & buildings with an emphasis on Passivhaus. We work with you the client to create your dream passivhaus home in the UK. Our ethos is to provide you with 100% value through delivery, innovation & transparency. We have delivered certified Passivhaus flats and houses for both councils and private clients. Our experience with Passivhaus can save a client on both time and money. We have the skills within our team to either design and build your building or just take on the building element and work closely with your architect.
Pozzoni designs homes for real people: we have a duty to provide economic, flexible, sustainable buildings for the 21st century and design both contemporary and traditional solutions to address the context and brief. Established in 1983 to provide architectural and master planning services, we have evolved as a 'House of Specialists', with proven experience of delivering projects in market sectors including leisure, older people, education, offices, hospitality, mixed use, commercial, retail, industrial and housing including the highly energy efficient PassivHaus. Our work is underpinned by our dynamic graphics and visualisation resources, qualified interior designers and strong environmental and sustainability team, enabling us to advise our clients from a project's initial concept through to its occupation.
Prewett Bizley architects have developed a deep interest in developing into low carbon consuming buildings, either new or existing. We believe in a fabric first approach based on the rigorous approach implicit in Passivhaus philosophy. In the face of the massive carbon reductions that the UK needs to make in the next few decades, we see the activity of architects as crucially important. The AECB have shown great leadership in low carbon building and the advent of the Passivhaus trust is a significant step forward for the UK in knowledge and skill development.
Price & Myers was established in 1978 in London as a firm of consulting structural engineers. Price & Myers Sustainability was set up in 2004. We are a specialist team providing consultancy and design support to enhance the sustainability of construction projects. Our range of expertise and experience is wide, working from early conceptual and feasibility stages through to post occupancy, from small refurbishments to large scale master planning. We have worked on over 400 projects providing high level consultancy with respect to low energy design and Part L compliance, renewable energy feasibility, BREEAM, CSH, Passivhaus and SKA.
Prism Architectural is an independent glazing & cladding specialist. We specialise in providing new solutions for curtain walling, bolted glazing, cladding, windows and roof glazing. In our range is the AT-135 Passive House certified aluminium timber window system which is of composite construction with inward opening. The achieved rate of heat transfer through the window sash is 0.78W/m2K and glass of 0.6 W/m2K with a base thickness of 116mm and wing thickness of 135mm. Aluminium profiles can be anodised or powder coated. Woods can be American White Oak with options of Eucalyptus, Ash, Mahogany, Walnut or Cherry. Solid hardwood profiles can be lacquered, brushed or painted in a desired colour. Certified by the Passive House Institute and FSC Approved.
PRS Builders is a dynamic firm of professional building contractors operating across Greater London and the South East of England. Established in 2006, we are fully participating members of the Federation of Master Builders, Passivhaus Trust and AECB the sustainable building association. We offer a complete turn-key package, providing fully insured project management services delivered by our team of accredited professionals. This means that we always achieve the design, no matter how complex or challenging. Our specialties are architect driven projects. Especially “Passive House,” the global leading environmental build system in which we have acquired an industry leading reputation. Our portfolio includes a number of completed projects, and many testimonials from clients and our architect project partners that endorse the quality of our work.