Engineering Design Services

Sustainability House can coordinate the design, drafting & documentation for building services including:


Mechanical/HVAC design

Provide design advice, review and liaison for ventilation assessment, HVAC sizing calculations, mechanical documentation, building approval certification and coordination of documentation with Section J and Part F4 compliance.

Electrical design

Provide design advice, review and liaison for artificial lighting design, emergency lighting and exit signs, initial design calculations and determine required lux levels, drafting lighting layouts & design power loads, building approval certification for the design, coordinate services design and coordination of documentation with Section J and Part F4 compliance

Hydraulics & Fire

This service involves the design and documentation of hydraulic & fire safety services.

Acoustic design

This service involves the design and documentation of acoustic performance. It can be coordinated with the thermal and energy efficiency performance assessment.

Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) modeling

A CFD model is a computer simulation that can be used to model air flow through a given environment. Sustainability House would undertake a CFD model for improving the design of mechanical and HVAC services. Typically a report could outline:

  • Air velocity and temperature gradients
  • Provide age of air, mean radiant temperature and operative temperature
  • Assist in the design of internal building layouts of diffusers, staff areas, radiators and openings  
  • Assess air change effectiveness (Green Star)
  • Assist in the design of passive or natural ventilation systems
  • Measure local wind velocity

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By using industry leading best practices, Sustainability House can strategically assist in delivering cost effective solutions to energy efficiency issues, whether you are building a new home or a major commercial project.

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Australia's leading Provider of Energy Efficiency Modelling Services to the Construction Industry

Assisting builders, developers, architects and designers right across Australia

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