For government and municipal stakeholders

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We offer services from the conceptual planning phase to the realisation of a project, for project sizes from a detached house to urban concepts. Apart from designing new buildings in an environmentally-friendly way, we see a great challenge in the green refurbishment of existing buildings.


• Integrated Design Process (IDP) coordination
• developing sustainable urban design strategies
• developing holistic urban energy strategies
• developing sustainable urban services
• developing and supervising urban development strategies
• sustainability and energy audits of public building stocks
• Life Cycle Cost Assessment (LCC)

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Zoo & Botanical Garden

Master plan, Hungary (2013-)

Client: Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden
General design: MÉRTÉK Studio
25,000 sqm

 

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NewTREND

New integrated methodology and Tools for Retrofit design towards a next generation of Energy efficient and sustainable buildings and Districts

Client: European Union

The NewTREND research project is under the call of H2020-EeB-05-2015 – Innovative design tools for refurbishing of buildings at district level

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Smart City concept for Győr

Smart city concept, Győr (2014)

Client: PWC

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Ida Kiss, Senior Consultant at ABUD will be Host of the event: Budapest - Vienna: InterUrban 2.0 Conference

 



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WATERFactory - ECOcity

Design competition, first prize, Budapest (2012)

Client: Budapest Waterworks
General design: MÉRTÉK Studio
12,660 sqm

 

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SmartCEPS - Smart City Evaluation Platform and Service (2017-2020)

Client: European Union, Eurostars programme

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Bioclimatic school

International design competition, Crete, Greece, (2012)

Client: The School Buildings Organisation [SBO] and the International Union of Architects [UIA]
General design: MÉRTÉK Studio
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Central European University

Campus redevelopment project, Budapest (2007)

Client: M-Teampannon
General design: M-Teampannon
Arch. Design: O’Donell+Tuomey Architects
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Client: Palatium M4 Kft.
General design: Palatium Studio
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Client:
GBPN (Global Buildings Performance
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Client: Budapest Capital

 

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Development and Implementation of a Common European Transparent Building Assessment Methodology (2012)
Client: EDF, European Commission

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Hungarian House 2020

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Client: Eco-Logical Conference

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Client: European Union

 

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Research - Friendly and Affordable Sustainable Urban Districts Retrofitting, 2013-2016

Client: European Union

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Budapest, Hungary (2010-2011)
Owner: Futureal

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BREEAM in Use certification and audit.
BREEAM in Use Part 1 and Part 2 certification

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Developer: Daimler AG

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This year's Sustainable Built Environment conference in Torino was dedicated to the urban environment.

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Published paper of ABUD on PLEA2015: A systemic public building and district retrofitting methodology

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Detailed conference programme can be found here.

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Client: European Union

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- final comprehensive strategy

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Client: Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden
General design: MÉRTÉK Studio
25,000 sqm

 

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Client: European Union

The NewTREND research project is under the call of H2020-EeB-05-2015 – Innovative design tools for refurbishing of buildings at district level

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Client: PWC

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General design: MÉRTÉK Studio
12,660 sqm

 

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General design: MÉRTÉK Studio
6,100 sqm

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Campus redevelopment project, Budapest (2007)

Client: M-Teampannon
General design: M-Teampannon
Arch. Design: O’Donell+Tuomey Architects
Sustainable concept: A_Zero
35,000 sqm

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Glass Dome, Budapest (2008-2011)

Client: Palatium M4 Kft.
General design: Palatium Studio
1,100 sqm

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Research Study: Cost Analysis of Low Energy and Low Carbon Buildings Pathways

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Cost Analysis of Low Energy and Low Carbon Buildings Pathways (2012-2014)
Client:
GBPN (Global Buildings Performance
Network)

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Urban Development Concept, Budapest (2011-2012)

Client: Budapest Capital

 

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Development and Implementation of a Common European Transparent Building Assessment Methodology (2012)
Client: EDF, European Commission

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Research project, Budapest (2012-2013)

Client: Eco-Logical Conference

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Research - Affordable and Adaptable Public Buildings Throughout Energy Efficient Retrofitting, (2013-2017)

Client: European Union

 

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FASUDIR

Research - Friendly and Affordable Sustainable Urban Districts Retrofitting, 2013-2016

Client: European Union

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Corvin I Offices

Budapest, Hungary (2010-2011)
Owner: Futureal

Pre-assessment of LEED EB:O&M and BREEAM-In-Use.
BREEAM in Use certification and audit.
BREEAM in Use Part 1 and Part 2 certification

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Daimler Housing Estate

Kecskemét, Hungary (2010)
Developer: Daimler AG

feasibility study and consultation
regarding urban scale LEED, BREEAM, DGNB
environmental certification

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ABUD in the scientific committee of SBE2016: Towards post-carbon cities conference

This year's Sustainable Built Environment conference in Torino was dedicated to the urban environment.

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Published paper of ABUD on PLEA2015: A systemic public building and district retrofitting methodology

Zsuzsa Szalay will be presenting in the third parallel session on Thursday afternoon based on ABUD's research project called A2PBEER.

Detailed conference programme can be found here.

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COMBI

Calculating and Operationalising the Multiple Benefits of Energy Efficiency in Europe

Client: European Union

The COMBI research project is under the call of H2020-EE-2014-2-RIA – Socioeconomic research on energy efficiency

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Climate-based Performance Evaluation of Double Skin Facades by Building Energy Modelling in Central Europe

Adrienn Gelesz, András Reith


Energy Procedia, Volume 78, November 2015, Pages 555–560.
6th International Building Physics Conference, IBPC 2015

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Integrated Urban Development Strategy for Budapest 2020

Integrated Urban Development Strategy

- underlying study

- final comprehensive strategy

Client: Budapest Capital

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Can Smart City Tools Support Historical Cities Become More Resilient and Regenerative?

Conference paper of Diana Apró, Réka Tóth, Melinda Orova, Ida Kiss, and Dr. András Reith, presented at PLEA 2016 by Diana Apró in Los Angeles.