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2013/06/21 | all news, photogalleries,
Team Austria had the unique chance to test LISI’s HVAC system at the Austrian Institute of Technology in two climate chambers. For this purpose, a life-size model of the services room was built, housing all of LISI’s technical components: an air-source heat pump for heating and cooling and a heat pump for domestic hot water […]
2013/06/18 | videos,
Who to ask about Solar Decathlon 2013 if not Team Austria’s project managers Claus Schnetzer and Gregor Pils. Join a live talk on the insights of the competition as well as the final road ahead for LISI – The House of Team Austria (video is in German). It is currently being built at the beautiful […]
2013/06/17 | all news, photogalleries,
The façade is literally the face of a house. For that very reason, we are happy to finally be standing in front of LISI’s face. Freshly brushed and painted, a handful of Decathletes installed the façade panels of REMA last week. The company Frischeis sponsored with a matching color contrast: thermal ash covering the core, […]
2013/06/10 | all news, photogalleries,
Safety and proper behavior is important in all areas of life – on a construction site it is essential. Therefore, Team LISI met at the weekend to learn the most important rules of conduct and safety measures in and around the building, both during construction and competition times. Yet real teamwork affects not only safety […]
2013/06/10 | all news, photogalleries,
Whether it is a public event or a whole week on the construction site – thanks to our sponsors, Team LISI is perfectly equipped for every occasion when it comes to clothing. This season, the decathletes from Austria are wearing shirts and blouses in black or white with the LISI logo on their chest. Imma […]
2013/05/29 | videos,
In Austria, wood has been used as an elementary construction material for a long time. This video gives you insight on where the prefabrication starts, as well as a glimpse of the Austrian countryside. In a clear statement towards sustainable innovation, every part of the tree is used in LISI. For example the chipping will […]
2013/05/27 | all news, photogalleries,
Building a house requires careful planning, adequate funding and a trained building team. Even though efforts at the construction site have had enough physical training, we can observe a trend to various sporting activities in recent weeks. People are running and biking – quite often the entire distance from our accommodation to the construction site […]
2013/05/21 | all news, photogalleries,
Good tools are half the job. Thanks to the TTS Tooltechnic Systems, our LISI workshop is properly equipped. In order to use each device’s full potential and be informed about its maintenance and proper handling, Decathletes were taught in a separate training course about all the ins and outs of the tools. Now, there stands […]
2013/05/18 | all news, photogalleries,
Part of the Solar Decathlon Competition is a dinner hosted by the individual teams showing the true livability of each house. After all, even though LISI might be a prototype in many aspects, one has to be able to live in it. A couple of days ago, a group of decathletes met up to sample […]
2013/05/13 | all news, photogalleries,
No matter storm, rain or snow – LISI now handles all weather situations. Last week, the roof was finally sealed. With the support of two Wolfin employees, we only took one day. Equipped with 450° hot air guns from Haberkorn, gluing was a piece of cake. The bright, reflective roofing membrane is specifically designed for […]
2013/05/12 | photogalleries, press,
Click here to download our press release pdf (DE), press release pdf (EN). All pictures (44MB) are available as download. (c) Photos by Solar Decathlon Team Austria, (c) All renderings by Bokeh Design for Solar Decathlon Team Austria.There is also a video of the press conference. The text is also available as plain text link. […]
2013/05/01 | all news, photogalleries,
A couple of days ago, we received our sliding doors from JOSKO. Once the windows were placed inside the construction hall, we had to be careful as not to walk into them. The size is overwhelming and gives a good idea of the generosity the indoor space will receive with these sliding windows. Three straight […]
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