Amman, Jordan

Randa Kawar IB College Building - Amman Baccalaureate School "ABS"

Energy efficient educational building

Description

Energy efficient educational building

Project info

Construction phase
New construction
Building type
Non-residential building
Detailed building type
Education
Net floor area
4564 m2
Land plot size
1316 m2
Stories
4 stories
Construction type
Concrete
Original construction year of the building
2014
Project contact
Osama Abu Azza
Contact email address
oabuazza@abs.edu.jo

Project team

Developer(s)/owner(s)
Amman Baccalaureate School "ABS"
Architect(s)
Tahhan and Bushnaq Architects
Construction contractor(s)
Wajih Contracting
Energy efficiency consultant(s)
Energy Management Services International "EMS-INT"
HVAC consultant(s)
DAIKIN

Building Rating and Certifications systems

Rating and certifications systems
LEED

Building Envelope

Roof

Roof type
Flat roof

Openings and windows

Glazing type
Double glazed
U-Value glass
3.4 W/(m²*K)
G-Value glass
0.73

Technical Building Systems

Ventilation system

Type of ventilation
Mechanical ventilation system without heat recovery
Manufacturer(s) / products
SYSTEMAIR

Space cooling system

Primary space cooling system
Centralised multi-split system│Consisting of one outdoor unit (e.g. located on the rooftop) supplying several indoor units
Description
VRV Two Tube System
Manufacturer(s) / products
DAIKIN

Space heating system

Primary Space heating system
Air-conditioning system (reversible for heating; air-air heat pump)
Description
VRV Two Tube System
Manufacturer(s) / products
DAIKIN

Water heater system

Primary water heater system
Solar Thermal collector on the roof
Manufacturer(s) / products
ARISTON Thermo Group

Lighting system

Primary lighting system
LED (Light emitting diode lamps)
Manufacturer(s) / products
Lighting System Designer: Ideal Concepts Company Product: ESSE-CI s.r.l. - Italy

Shading devices

Type of shading system installed
Automatic shading systems usually with daylight sensor and motor (e.g. rafstores, sunblinds, jalousies, canvas blinds)

Photovoltaics

Capacity
260 kWp
Total module area
1520 m²
Manufacturer(s) / products
228 KWp: Jinko Solar 32 KWp: Sunny Portal

Final Energy Demand

Energy carrier (1)
Electricity

Primary Energy Demand & Emissions

Primary energy demand
114.4 kWh/(m²*a)