PH Rocky Mountains Monthly online meeting 10/8: Tim McDonald

October 01, 2019


When: Oct 8, 2019 06:00 PM Mountain Time (US and Canada)

Tim will be sharing his experience completing Passive House Certified multifamily buildings in Pennsylvania, which is leading the country in developments at high density and with affordability for residents. Tim will be providing insight into optimizing design of multifamily buildings for Passive House certification — from the form factor to the mechanical systems, as well as the economics of his buildings from the developer perspective.

Onion Flats Architecture specializes in sustainable design and building practices and has produced multiple LEED & Passive House Certified projects. Onion Flats has been practicing in Philadelphia as developers, architects and builders since 1997. Their work has been published widely and has won national and international awards, focusing on innovative solutions for highly sustainable urban communities, including some of the first LEED & Passive House Certified projects in the region.

About the Passive House Rocky Mountain roundtable

We’re on a mission to support and grow the building science community in the Rocky Mountain West. Creating a platform for discussion and connection between professionals working in high performance design and building in Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and Nevada.

Call in to our Zoom meeting with Lindsay Schack of Love|Schack Architecture and Andrew Michler of Hyperlocal Workshop, who are building the Passive House Rocky Mountains chapter of the North American Passive House Network (NAPHN) for a brief introduction to Passive House concepts, an update on recent project progress, and a look forward at advancements in building industry policy inspired by the PH community.

This is the seventh monthly meeting to share knowledge and discuss challenges, so bring your questions! We look forward to strengthening this community through this platform, so we’d love to hear your feedback as to how we can improve each session.

Meeting Outline:

  • Introductions — We dare you to share your webcam.
  • Updates on PHRM organization, upcoming trainings, upcoming webinars and conferences.
  • Presentation by Tim McDonald
  • Q&A

Register for the online Zoom Meeting

When: Oct 8, 2019 06:00 PM Mountain Time (US and Canada)


Andrew Michler
Andrew Michler
Andrew is Principal of Hyperlocal Workshop a passive house design group based in Colorado, organizer of Passive House Rocky Mountains, and…

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