Events

A Guided Tour of the World’s First PassivHaus Plus Retrofit Project under Construction

- 13:30
Date: - 13:30
Organiser: The Green Register
Location: Zetland Road, Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester, M21 8TH
Email: mail@greenregister.org.uk

This is a not-to-be-missed opportunity to see the world’s first PassivHaus Plus retrofit project under construction.

Kit Knowles of ecospheric will lead you through:

  • External tour focused on passive design principles, materials of construction and durability
  • Internal tour – review ongoing construction methodologies with an eye to smart detailing

Discussion/questions – review mistakes and learnings record to build a comprehensive list of tips and hints

The Project Team

Developers
Kit &  Ellie Knowles, Ecospheric Developments

Sustainability consultant
Kit Knowles, Ecospheric

Architecture
Chris Rodgers &  Umayr Azam, Guy Taylor Associates

Contractor
Bogdan Tomaszewicz &  Marek Puscian, 108 Builders

Kitchen designer
Diane Berry, Diane Berry Kitchen

Timings: Meet at 11.45 for a 12pm start.

PPE: Attendees need to bring their own hi-vis and hard hat. Site boots aren’t necessary.

Travel: There is a tram stop within about 5 minutes walking distance, this is the “Chorlton” stop. The Chorlton bus station is also within about 5 minutes walking distance. There is free on-street parking on both this and surrounding streets, so parking is possible although it can get busy at times.

Fees: £10 Green Register members / £19 Non-members

Click here for more details and to book online now

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