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What are 'U-values' - Heat Loss in Buildings Explained

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 04 June, 2024.

When it comes to sustainable building design, heat loss is a big factor that must be considered, as it has a direct bearing on thermal efficiency. In this article, we take a closer look at an M&E engineering term known as U-Values and how it\'s used to express how ... READ MORE



What is the Function of a Disabled Refuge System?

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 11 April, 2024.

At Varming Consulting Engineers, the work we do encompasses the full range of technologies involved in modern building design. As such, we regularly bring you blogs like this one that help to educate our readers on the many different systems and aspects that our M ... READ MORE



What Does It Mean to Minimise Demand Through Passive Measures?

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 07 March, 2024.

At Varming Consulting Engineers, we\'re proud to be one of Ireland\'s leading firms, and we regularly bring you blogs like this one to provide insight into the work we do. Today, we look at passive measures and their importance in energy-efficient buildings.  In ... READ MORE



Low & Zero Carbon Technologies in Action

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 31 January, 2024.

The drive toward EU net carbon neutrality targets is ongoing, and Varming\'s team of building services design consultants is more than doing its part. Climate change is a very real problem that needs to be tackled for future generations, and central to this aim is the ... READ MORE



What is Low Voltage Switchgear & What Is it Used for?

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 15 January, 2024.

Welcome to the latest blog from Varming Consultant Engineers, as part of the regular articles we create to offer insight into the work done by our experienced building services design consultants and M&E engineers. Today, we take a brief look at low-voltage ... READ MORE



What is the Role of a Chartered Environmentalist (CEnv)?

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 02 November, 2023.

Welcome to the latest Varming Consulting Engineers blog, where we examine various aspects of M & E engineering and building design in Ireland. Today, we look at the vital role of the Chartered Environmentalist (CEnv) and what they do.  A Chartered ... READ MORE



South Donegal's 80-bed Community Nursing Unit Reaches Substantial Completion

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 21 July, 2023.

The Varming building design team has been a part of many high-profile projects in our 75-year history, and we\'re here to tell you about another that just reached substantial completion. On this occasion, it\'s the state-of-the-art, 80-bed Community Nursing Unit (CNU) ... READ MORE



Specialised Ventilation for Healthcare Premises

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 14 June, 2023.

The Varming team of M&E engineers have been involved in countless high-profile, award-winning projects over our 70+ years in the business, with much of our work coming in the healthcare sector. In this article, we take a look at the specialised ventilation ... READ MORE



The Circular Economy in the Irish Construction Industry

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 28 April, 2023.

At Varming Consulting Engineers, we have our finger on the pulse of the Irish construction industry, and the concept of circular thinking has gained some traction over the last decade or so. Traditionally, the linear ‘use & dispose’ approach to ... READ MORE



Mass Timber in Irish Construction Explained

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 19 April, 2023.

At Varming Consulting Engineers, we\'ve been providing leading mechanical and electrical engineering services across Ireland since the late 1940s. Today we\'re here to look at something called mass timber, which is an umbrella term given to the range of different types ... READ MORE







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