Lithuanian Association of Real Estate Development (LTPA) in cooperation with the Academy of Sustainable Development (DPA) named the winners of the competition "Harmonious development". Among the winners in different nominations 3 project with using of the TechnoNICOL materials. We are proud to announce that 3 of the 5 projects that won in this competition, implemented with the use of roofing and waterproofing materials TechnoNICOL!
Every year since 2007, in Lithuania there is the competition for the best residential and commercial properties, which have a positive effect on the development of technologies for the construction and renovation. This year, the evaluation criteria were - the purity of the surrounding areas, energy-efficient solutions, preservation of cultural heritage, as well as the use of premises for new purposes, contributing to improve the city's image.
Project Loft Town, the first in Eastern Europe "loft" type residential complex, the winner in the nomination "The best conceptual transformation of the territory". One advantage of the the project - efficiency. Each dwelling has heated floors and independent gas boiler, which can be controlled depending on the time of year. In order for the house to be more comfortable, you can have a fireplace. Residents of lofts use a system of "smart" electronic accounting, which helps not only convenient to pay for public services, but also to control the consumption of water, electricity, gas.
"Thanks to the project Loft Town, abandoned factory turned into a residential area - this is a great apartment complex, whereby the old premises factory got a new life. District decorates and completes the image of the city"- the Chairman of the jury and Director LNTPA Mindaugas Statulyavichyus.
A kindergarten Santariškės won a prize in the nomination "The best social project". This facility has been recognized as the most efficient energy consumption and maintenance costs. According to the Lithuanian requirements of the operating kindergartens, the rate to maintain a comfortable temperature in the room is € 1-2 per m2 per month, while in this kindergarten only 1 € per m2 per year! Based on an area of 200 m2 savings on heating will be more than 2 200 € per year!
In addition to applying the proper construction solutions and materials, which allowed to obtain a class A + of energy efficiency, this project successfully uses geothermal heating and solar energy storage system. Additional energy conservation provides the system of air internal circulation, purification and filtration.
Thanks to the successful application of energy use systems for high-rise buildings, and the efficient use of underground and adjacent to the building areas, business center «Grand Office» was recognized as the "Best multifunctional complex in the city center". The new building of the business center was built with the most modern materials and approved energy efficiency certificate - Class "A".
Due to the fact that the «Gran Office» is located near the historic city center, with its design solved the issues of preserving of general architectural trends, the aesthetic appeal. This building is one of the highest in Vilnius and consists of 21 floors. This is the first office building in Lithuania, which reaches a height of 81 m. However, it has grown not only up, for the convenience of personnel that work in it, provides a 3-level underground parking.