Proactive building management and low-energy design at The HiveProactive building management and low-energy design at The Hive
The Hive, Worcester, demonstrates how good design, monitoring and control are making it our best performing building yet.
In post occupancy evaluations by Afroditi-Maria Konidari and Ian P Knight of Cardiff University, The Hive has been found to better nearly all industry environmental benchmarks. The building receives nearly double the number of expected visitors annually and shows how proactive building management and low-energy design can reap real results.
Read more on post occupancy evaluation and why it should be an integral part of the design process in our Explore article Creating the Cycle.