The University of Utah
College of Architecture + Planning
Solar Shading Retrofits
In collaboration with 3form and POHL, ITAC focused operable rainscreen technologies and energy efficiency quantification for existing and proposed strategies in the companies’ product line. ITAC utilizes a 5-stage process of product development including:

1.Concept development
2.Concept refinement
3.Product development

Solar Shading is currently in the product development phase.  This project is in connection with a course taught each year called ITAP, integrated technology in architecture program that merges students with industry to explore innovative technical issues related to energy performance and construction productivity.

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