Thursday, March 1, 2012
Symbiosis tasked to improve performance of vacant Dutch office buildings
Symbiosis has been invited to join the Refill team by Deerns Mechanical Engineers to make existing, vacant office buildings in the Netherlands higher performing and more desirable in the commercial office market. Symbiosis' focus will be on developing strategies, design solutions, and performance evaluations that improve building and occupant performance, while reducing project operating costs. Specific strategies of investigation include the utilization of vegetation, hybrid microclimates, and microforests as integrated spatial infrastructure typologies and building program.