In the following links you can see universities and groups that are doing a good job in building services development. You can find innovative solutions as well as new ways of thinking building services design.
This model represents the building Patronato Juan de la Cierva in Madrid, designed by Miguel Fisac and Ricardo Fernández Vallespín in 1948.
This model represents the air conditioning unit and the main hall of the Capitol Building in Madrid, designed by Vicente Eced and Luis Feduchi in 1933.
Cooling units in cars and trains need to be redesigned in order to avoid noise, reduce the CO2 emissions and work efficently. ECOQUEST is analyzing every aspect of engine cooling to achieve these objectives.
Animals are capable of controlling their temperature and energy consumption by pumping more blood, having main muscles in strategic positions or creating air currents with their winds. Could a building work in a similar way?