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ApRemodel: A study of non-technical innovation in multi-occupancy sustainable retrofit housing projects

Swan, W, Abbott, C and Barlow, C 2012, ApRemodel: A study of non-technical innovation in multi-occupancy sustainable retrofit housing projects , in: Retrofit 2012, January 2012, Salford. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

The ApRemodel project is a study of multi-occupancy retrofit in the Finnish context. As part of the study a research project was commissioned to identify and compare innovative practice with regards to non-technical issues being addressed in retrofit projects being undertaken in the UK housing sector. Given that the examples were required to address a multi-occupancy scenario all of these cases come from the UK social housing sector, where the majority of multi-occupancy retrofit is being undertaken. Here we outline the cases that were reviewed, the innovations that were identified within them and the main initial findings.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Retrofit, case studies, social housing, innovation
Themes: Built and Human Environment
Schools: Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology
Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of the Built Environment
Refereed: No
Funders: School of the Built Environment (SoBE)
Depositing User: AL Sherwin
Date Deposited: 14 Nov 2012 13:41
Last Modified: 05 Jun 2015 12:25
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/27296

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