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by cross
Mon Feb 11, 2008 4:25 pm
Forum: New
Topic: 117 - Commisioning Modules Fan Coil and Chilled Beams
Replies: 0
Views: 6000

117 - Commisioning Modules Fan Coil and Chilled Beams

http://www.dbp.org.uk/cs/DBP00117.pdf

Centralized valve locations plus other benefits.


Thanks to John Rush of Boulting Group for this submission.
by cross
Mon Feb 11, 2008 4:03 pm
Forum: New
Topic: 116 - Thermostatic Circulation Valve Replacement
Replies: 0
Views: 6123

116 - Thermostatic Circulation Valve Replacement

http://www.dbp.org.uk/cs/DBP00116.pdf

These replacement valves reduce commissioning time by negating the need for physical balancing of the hot water return loop.

Thanks to Mark Pilkington of Boulting Group for this submission.
by cross
Mon Feb 11, 2008 3:23 pm
Forum: New
Topic: 115 - Natural Ventilation
Replies: 0
Views: 6330

115 - Natural Ventilation

http://www.dbp.org.uk/cs/DBP00115.pdf Natural Ventilation, the natural choice? With the goal of reducing energy consumption and fossil fuel use, low carbon alternatives are attractive propositions. Natural ventilation is a process which can be utilized to help achieve these goals. Thanks to John Rus...
by cross
Mon Feb 11, 2008 2:12 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: 20,000 Hits
Replies: 0
Views: 7785

20,000 Hits

At the beginning of February 2008 the DBP website received its 20,000th hit. This reached the target set by the group in February 2007. Thank you to all who have visited, if you have any ideas or comments please let us know. We are always looking to improve. Congratulations to all involved, and here...
by cross
Fri Nov 23, 2007 2:07 pm
Forum: CDM
Topic: CDM2007
Replies: 3
Views: 13671

CDM2007

The new CDM2007 questionnaire is now on the website.

We have an answer sheet which we are prepared to circulate.

However you must complete the questionnaire before receiving the answers.

Webmaster @ dbp
by cross
Thu Nov 15, 2007 11:47 am
Forum: Learning from Bad Practice
Topic: 03 - Quicker Steel Drilling
Replies: 1
Views: 10123

03 - Quicker Steel Drilling

http://www.dbp.org.uk/cs/DBP00070.pdf

A tool is only as good as the workman who uses it.

A simple change in the layout of holes, produced a significant time saving in the manufacturing process.

Do you understand your tools.

Is the design and manufacture process linked?
by cross
Thu Nov 15, 2007 11:43 am
Forum: Learning from Bad Practice
Topic: 02 - Structural Abuse
Replies: 1
Views: 10718

02 - Structural Abuse

http://www.dbp.org.uk/cs/DBP00042.pdf

Which is more important, steel column or position of pipe valve?

Have you come across any examples of poor thought in design?
by cross
Thu Nov 15, 2007 11:41 am
Forum: Learning from Bad Practice
Topic: 01 - Staircase Base fixing detail
Replies: 0
Views: 8887

01 - Staircase Base fixing detail

http://www.dbp.org.uk/cs/DBP00040.pdf

This simple design change, can make life a lot easier when fixing the stair base.

Is this detail change useful to you?

Do you have a better solution?
by cross
Thu Sep 27, 2007 1:30 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Check Back Soon
Replies: 0
Views: 7719

Check Back Soon

The forum is currently in its early stages.

We hope to add some content for discussion in the near future.

Please check back soon.

In the mean time please feel free to use the forum for your own discussion points.

Regards

Webmaster
by cross
Thu Aug 30, 2007 11:24 am
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Welcome
Replies: 0
Views: 13960

Welcome

Welcome to the dbp forum.

It is a place for like minded individuals to discuss a wide range of related subjects.

Please feel free to get involved and don't be afraid to post your opinion.

If you are a new member, please read the forum rules and guidelines.

Enjoy

webmaster @dbp.org.uk
by cross
Thu Aug 30, 2007 11:17 am
Forum: Forum Rules and Guidelines
Topic: Forum Rules and Guidelines
Replies: 0
Views: 16875

Forum Rules and Guidelines

Forum Rules and Guidelines The Design Best Practice Forum consists of a like minded group of individuals from within the construction, design and management fields. However, there have to be some rules and we would ask contributors to act in a responsible and respectful fashion. Posting on the foru...