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CfSH Consultancy Case Studies


Developer:
DBS Homes
Level:
Level 3 and Eco Homes Very good
Year:
Site:
St. Leonard’s Road, Hythe
Method of Construction:
The new build homes were built as traditional brick and block cavity wall construction
Key Sustainability Measures:
Air permeability value of 5 m3/(h.m2) at 50 pascals 0.5 y value achieved through a vastly improved thermal bridging details from Kingspan Gas Savers Mechanical Ventilation Heat Recovery Sustainable Urban Drainage System – Permeable Paving Maximum credits achieved for Day Light Calculations Lifetime Homes Class A Windows
Scope of Works:

Mechanical and Electrical design; Statutory services applications

Developer:
Canterbury City Council / East Kent Housing
Level:
Level 4
Year:
Site:
Ellen Court, Littlebourne, Canterbury
Method of Construction:
Steel frame
Key Sustainability Measures:
44mm triple argon filled glazing 0.15 wall U value (200mm cavity with eco-bead 198mm blown insulation). 0.11 floor U value (200mm Jab-floor insulation) Mechanical Ventilation and Heat Recovery Sustainable Urban Drainage System (Permeable paving). Category A Gas Boiler
Scope of Works:

Mechanical design and installation; Air testing

Developer:
Southern Housing Group
Level:
Level 3
Year:
Site:
Mill Lane, Bridge
Method of Construction:
Timber frame construction
Key Sustainability Measures:
Category A Gas Boiler 0.5 y value achieved through a vastly improved thermal bridging details from Kingspan Sustainable Urban Drainage System – Permeable Paving Maximum credits achieved for Day Light Calculations Lifetime Homes
Scope of Works:

Mechanical design and installation

Developer:
Seven Seas Developments Limited
Level:
Level 3
Year:
Site:
Seven Seas, West Parade, Hythe, Kent
Method of Construction:
Steel frame
Key Sustainability Measures:
Photovoltaic panels 6dB – 7dB over and above building regulations acoustic requirements Highly efficient gas boiler and heating system
Scope of Works:

Code for Sustainable Homes Consultancy

Developer:
Horton Park
Level:
Level 4
Year:
Site:
2-3 Monks Horton Cottages, Monks Horton
Method of Construction:
Steel framed
Key Sustainability Measures:
Air permeability value of 5 m3/(h.m2) at 50 pascals Ground Source Heat Pump, with under-floor heating Acoustic tests above 5dB of building regulations
Scope of Works:

Mechanical installation and design; air and sound test