1st passive house in South China, Changxing

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1st passive house, Changxing Home

Changxing Building Development in South China – design by Peter Ruge Architekten

17 Sep 2014

Grand opening of the 1st passive house in South China

Design: Peter Ruge Architekten

Photographs: Jan Siefke internet

7 Mar 2013

Passive House “Bruck” in Changxing

New low-energy building as model apartment complex in Changxing

Design: Peter Ruge Architekten

Passive House BRUCK

Peter Ruge Architekten sets new standards of sustainability through the design of “Passive Houses”, currently being built in southern China. With a 95% energy saving over that of a conventional Chinese residential building, the Passive House “Bruck” is the first housing of it’s kind to be realized in the countries damp, warm, southern climate. Construction started in February 2013.

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Passive Houses Changxing – Building Information

Client: Landsea Europe R&D GmbH, Frankfurt Germany
Architect: Peter Ruge Architekten
Peter Ruge, Kayoko Uchiyama, Matthias Matschewski, Jan Müllender, Alejandra Pérez Siller, Duan Fu
Structural Engineering: Shanghai Landsea Building Technology Co. Ltd, Shanghai
Mechanical & Electrical: Shanghai Landsea Architecture Technology Co. Ltd., Shanghai
Thermal Structural Physics: Passivhaus Institut Dr. Feist, Darmstadt
Location: Changxing, Zheijang Province, P.R. China
Brief: Passive house as a model apartment complex, consisting 36 one room staff flats, 6 two room executive suites and 4 three-bedroom model apartments, entrance hall, common rooms, garage
Scope of services: Establishing the basis of the project, preliminary design, final design, execution documents (HOAI phase 1, 2, 3, 5)
Size GFA Building: 2.200 sqm
Duration: 2011-13
Completion 2013

Passive Houses in Changxing images / information from Peter Ruge Architekten

Peter Ruge Architekten, Germany

Location: Changxing, People’s Republic of China

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