Client: Inverclyde Council
TÜV SÜD Wallace Whittle were employed as part of the successful bid team on this new build high school for Inverclyde Council.
Heating is generally by an underfloor system with Heat Pumps to ICT areas.
Classroom ventilation is provided by a fan assisted stack system controlled via the BMS for temperature and CO2 concentration.
The school was modelled using IES software and the results showed compliance with Building Bulletin 87 for temperature and CO2 levels within the classrooms.
The school is zoned to provide out of hours Community use such that only areas occupied need to be heated.
An excellent BREEAM rating and a ‘B’ energy rating has been achieved.