Torre Serenissima

Torre Serenissima

Verona, Italy

Torre Serenissima installation picture

Torre Serenissima is an 11-storey office building serving as the headquarters for the Brescia Padova Motorway in Verona. Hosting an outdated VRV system using R-22 refrigerant, it was time for the system to undergo a significant upgrade. Our goal was to find a replacement solution that could use the system's existing infrastructure for a quick and easy installation with minimal disruption.

Improved energy efficiency, in time for Monday morning

"Replacing the 17-year-old R-22 refrigerant system resulted in employees only missing a half day of work. The system's enhanced control improved the comfort of the building, while reducing the energy consumption up to 25%."

- Maurizio Casarola, Property Manager at Vitruvius Serenissima SGR

Full renovation, no disruption

Replacement technology

We chose to install Daikin VRV-Q, or replacement VRV, because this range uses existing pipework and wiring for a fast and easy upgrade. As Brescia Padova Motorway staff works a shorter day on Friday, the installer, Termosanitaria Pasinato, switched off the outdoor units that morning and collected the R-22 refrigerant. Once the office was empty, the team began removing and replacing the indoor units.

The following day, installers removed the existing outdoor units and replaced them with new VRV-Q units. The system was then commissioned and checked early on Monday morning before the office opened to avoid any disruptions.

Using the latest Daikin technologies, VRV-Q is a future-proof solution that delivers more energy efficiency and comfort. The system is also controlled by Daikin's Intelligent Touch Manager, which provides centralised energy monitoring of all zones and helps reduce running costs.

Monitoring

Solution at a glance

Ventilation
  • 215 indoor units
  • 39 VRV III-Q outdoor units (replacement VRV)
  • 35 VAM units (ventilation)
  • 4 Intelligent touch controller

Learn more

Our other cases

crystal_tower_header1645px1080px.jpg

Crystal Tower

To help Crystal Tower maximise its energy efficiency, we planned to combine the power of air-cooled VRV, water-cooled VRV and chillers to deliver an all-in-one climate control solution.

header_torre_serenissima_1645px1080px.jpg

Torre Serenissima

Equipped with an outdated R-22 refrigerant system, we gave the Torre Serenissima a full upgrade to deliver more energy efficiency and comfort.

vmd-header-1645px1080px.jpg

VMD business centre

A VRV IV system is providing all the heating and cooling for VMD Tower B, a 25-storey office building in Zagreb, helping it to meet the highest levels of efficiency and lowering energy consumption.

velocity-header-1645px1080px.jpg

Velocity office building

Sustainability is at the forefront of Velocity's design. Each element of the design has been carefully considered to ensure an EPC rating of "B" and an "Excellent" BREEAM rating has been achieved.

Claerhout Communication House Office

Claerhout Office

Advertising agency Claerhout Communication House opted for our VRV IV total solution for their new open landscape office building which provides office space for 45 employees and a conference room for 150 guests.

Immogra_Building.jpg

Immogra

Daikin’s VRV IV system delivers modern aesthetics with invisible integration of HVAC.