Beattie Passive Project
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The Glebe, East Saltoun, East Lothian

Project Outline

Build Requirement: Four x 2 bedroom flats built to Passivhaus standard

Location: The Glebe, East Saltoun, East Lothian

Client: East Lothian Housing Association.

Construction: Beattie Passive Approved Contractor - Lomond Group. Ross Jamieson, Site Foreman for Lomond Group attended the Beattie Passive Training Academy.

Apartment Sizes: 74sqm, 69sqm, 80sqm, 74sqm = total of 297sqm

East Lothian Housing Association were looking to deliver the Housing Associations first Passivhaus homes to achieve high energy performance, to give their tenants lower energy bills, high quality homes (including low levels of sound between dwellings) with high levels of comfort.

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Neil Ross from Places for People commented, “Fuel poverty is a very real issue across the country yet the Beattie Passive Build System has enabled East Lothian Housing Association to deliver much needed homes with an improved living environment and dramatically lower fuel bills."

Technical Specification:

Wall U value: 0.11 W/m2k

Roof U value: 0.11 W/m2k

Floor U value: 0.08 W/m2k

Air Tightness: Below 0.46/hm2@50pa

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To find out more about the time, cost and environmental benefits of the Beattie Passive Build System, contact us via email, telephone +44 (0)8456 449 003 or visit

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