Our Principal, Massoud Mangholi, is attending “Certified Passive House Designer Course” at “Smart Plus Homes” in Alexandria Sydney. We thank Mr Daniel Kress for teaching us fundamentals of ‘Passive House’. The course is dynamic with motivated students. We are learning to design ‘Passive House’ which is comfortable to live in, economically energy efficient and hygienic. ‘Passive […]
A building facade can be referred to as the boundary or link between the internal and external environments of the building. It has a significant impact on the way its occupants interact with the building’s energy efficiency and surrounding environment. Building facades are also responsible for different parameters of environmental quality performance such as thermal […]
CGS Facade Group have been involved in thermal engineering of the facade. We appreciate the full support of our client Total Concept Group who has been guiding us throughout the design process.
We are the facade consultant specifying the windows and sliding door on this project. We have provided facade specification and facade schedules for the project. Thanks to our client Icon Project Management for providing us the opportunity to be part of this project. Also thanks to our partner Grimshaw Architects for all the support and […]
CGS Facade Group is the facade consultant providing facade design services for Total Concept Group, our client. We structurally designed the facade including windows and fin claddings. We also provided a comprehensive thermal engineering calculating total system values for the facade. All designs include certifications.
CGS Facade Group provided structural engineering including design certification for all windows. We thank our client Total Concept Group for giving us the opportunity designing the facade.
We have completed the design and engineering of the aluminium louvre battens at podium of No 1 Denison Street in North Sydney. The louvre battens are designed and panalised similar to unitised curtain wall panels providing a cost effective in quality control factory manufacturing. The panels are designed to 4700mm in height and 2000mm in […]
All of us have heard about instances of building envelop failure. Whenever this happens, the foremost task is to identify the root cause. However, this detective work can be extremely challenging at times. This task demands the presence of the right kind of experts, ensuring adequate general maintenance, and identification of the red flags on […]
Sun is undoubtedly amongst the most important natural resources that can be harvested by a building. However, this can be done effectively only by applying certain sun control strategies and specific shading devices. As an example, the solar gains must be minimised in warm and sunny climates because it may otherwise lead to extreme cooling […]