Optimal comfort in the Igreja da Santíssima Trindade in Portugal
At the Fatima Sanctuary, north of the Portuguese capital Lisbon, lies one of the most important shrines of the world dedicated to the Virgin Mary, The Igreja da Santíssima Trindade (Church of the Holy Trinity). Famous for the apparitions of the Virgin Mary to three shepherd children in 1917, the sanctuary welcomes millions of pilgrims and tourists from all over the world.
Polish housing society breaks with tradition
THE POJEZIERZE REGION, POLAND: Polish households spend about 12% of their budgets on energy, compared with an average of 4% in the European Union. The over consumption can be attributed to a combination of thermally inefficient buildings and high distribution losses found in Poland. It is estimated that distribution energy losses in some systems amount to 45% compared with a typical figure of 10% in a well-maintained system. Consequently, there is considerable demand for replacement and ...
Sony Center, Berlin, Potsdamer Platz
Sony is one of the world's leading and most familiar audio, video, telecommunications and information technology companies; its products include TVs, video recorders, CD and DVD players plus products such as camcorders and games consoles.
Sporty pumps at SAP Arena, Mannheim
The SAP Arena, opened in September 2005 in Mannheim, is one of the most modern sport and event venues in Europe. The building is a hugely versatile multifunctional arena: as well as ice hockey and handball games, the programme includes classical music concerts, musicals and large conferences held by local companies. Quick and easy conversion from an ice stadium to a handball pitch, a concert hall or a theatre stage is made possible thanks to state-of-the-art technology. Daniel Hopp, managing ...
The disinfection system Oxiperm Pro
Düsseldorf International Airport (DUS) was opened on April 19th, 1927. Nowadays, it is the most important international junction of North Rhine Westphalia. Düsseldorf Airport is the third largest airport in Germany regarding passenger volume. In total, more than 18.1 million people travel from Düsseldorf to 180 destinations in 50 different countries per year world-wide using 77 airlines (figures from 2008). On average, 49,000 passengers are transported daily on 625 flight movements.
The sensible solution
Situated in the Gerland-District Technopole in the southern part of Lyon, an area that is oriented towards high technology industries, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon (ENS Lyon) is one of the topscientific “ Grandes Ecoles “ in France.