Züblin Demonstration Building (Stuttgart)

The area of Züblin campus is part of a typical urban environment which is located in the metropolitan region of Stuttgart. The Z3 HQ office building has 5 storeys with 1 basement parking level. The building has offices for 200 to 250 employees. The design targeted a building envelope of passive house standard, aimed for a sustainability label level DGNB Gold Standard. BIPV will help to reach the goal for Z3 to become a nearly net-zero-energy building.

Ed. Züblin AG is the owner, operator and user of Z3 as well as the construction company responsible for its construction. Thus Ed. Züblin AG will be in the unique position to test the newly developed modules from four different perspectives: owner/operator, user, designer/architect as well as construction company.

Building year
2012

Figures
5 floors, apr. 5850 m².

Address
Albstadtweg 3
70567 Stuttgart
Germany
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NTUA Demonstration Building (Athens)

Demosite under construction (reference: NTUA, AMS)
The building of School of Mining and Metallurgical Engineering is located in Zografou campus of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), near to the center of Athens. The building consists of 5 levels mainly hosting offices, teaching rooms and laboratory facilities. The operation hours are between 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and the approximate number of employees is 150.

In the framework of the project the scope of the building is to be used for demonstration of building integrated photovoltaic (BIPVs) system onto rooftop applications. The building is unshaded from the surroundings and has a proper orientation for PV applications. Within the project a number of solutions regarding the integration of PVs to the roof would be developed talking into consideration the different perspectives of the owner/operator, the user, the designer/architect as well as the construction company.

Building year
1992

Figures
5 floors, apr. 5850 m².

Address
9 Iroon Polutechniou str.
Zografou campus
157 80 Zografou, Athens
Greece
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