Design Requirements for Connections to the UCL District Heating Network

The following guidance should be provided to all parties relevant in connecting buildings to UCL’s Bloomsbury campus district heating network

Contents includes: 

  • Glossary
  • Who is this guide for?
  • Scope of this guide
  • Introduction
  • Design approval process
  • Project responsibilities
  • Heat substation room design
  • Secondary heating system design
  • Appendix: Typical required secondary heat system schematic

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Last updated: Thursday, July 6, 2017


This guidance is for information only, UCL accepts no liability for any loss, damage or inconvenience caused as a result of reliance on this information. Before signing agreements for any design work, appropriate legal and engineering professionals should be consulted.