Efficient building performance is more important than ever due to the changes in people’s expectations and the business environment.
People have become aware of issues impacting their health and wellbeing. Built environment plays a key role in protecting our health from continuously worsening outdoor conditions like excess heat, air pollution, rain and noise. It is also important that buildings do not become the source of pollution and health hazards. At the same time, the amount of resources like water and energy are decreasing and the cost of their usage is increasing.
Technology used in the buildings have become more complicated and automated. This is why the start-up of both the individual components as well as the total system operation is crucial to deliver the benefits promised by manufacturers to the client.
I hope that this guidebook will be a valuable tool to better building performance thus improving our health and endeavours.