RIBA awards for Denby Dale Passivhaus

Dated: 26/11/2010

Denby dale passivhausThe Denby Dale Passivhaus project in West Yorkshire, built by Green Building Store’s construction division Green Building Company, has just scooped four prestigious awards at the RIBA Yorkshire White Rose Architecture awards 2010 on 26/11/10.

The entire project team was recognised at the awards including architect Derrie O’Sullivan, project lead contractors Green Building Store and clients Geoff & Kate Tunstall.

The Awards for the Denby Dale Passivhaus included:

  • Sustainability Award
  • Housing Award
  • Client of the Year
  • White Rose Award for Architecture – Bronze

Denby dale passivhaus clientsBill Butcher, Green Building Store Director and project leader on the build attended the awards in Sheffield along with architect Derrie O’Sullivan and clients Geoff & Kate Tunstall:

” I am delighted that the Denby Dale Passivhaus has received such fantastic recognition from RIBA. The project has been an example of a successful partnership arrangement and has been a great team effort – with every member of the team involved throughout every stage of design and construction – resulting in a comfortable and low energy Passivhaus home we can all be very proud of. I’m particularly pleased that our clients the Tunstalls received the ‘ Client of the Year’ award as a recognition of their tremendous pioneering spirit and support for Passivhaus low energy design and construction.”

More information on the Denby Dale Passivhaus, including technical film and briefing, is available at: www.greenbuildingstore.co.uk/page–denby-dale-passivhaus.html

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