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GSTF Journal of Engineering Technology (JET)

, 3:29

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Extension of Building Life

Taking the Kaohsiung Health Bureau Diagnosis and Improvement Case in Taiwan for Example
  • Lin-Lin HuangAffiliated withJapan Women’s University

Abstract

This study explored the contradictions and subjects concerning the indoor energy saving and health faced often by the public organizations’ buildings in Taiwan from the measured data and user interviews obtained in implementing the diagnosis and improvement on the subject matters of this program in 2014.Come up with the improvement suggestions, hoping to extend the existing buildings’ service life and reduce their life cycle cost (LCC) through conducting diagnosis and improvement on them to realize the concept of sustainable building.

Keywords

diagnosis improvement existing buildings service life life cycle cost