Lysos is a beautiful mountain village in the Paphos district which continues to preserve the Cypriot traditional architecture as many of the old houses have been restored.
Z&X Mechanical Installations Ltd recently completed the transformation of the school into a communal centre, with the renovation including installations of a solar system, a smart VRV system, complete plumbing and irrigation systems, etc. of which the descriptions are listed below.
( A )
A solar system for the common areas is installed to provide domestic hot water. The Solar system uses all the available solar energy and at times when it’s not enough a 3 Kw electric element is used.
The solar system consists of 2 Solar panels 2.0x 1.0 and 300 Litre Hot water cylinder. An electric hot water cylinder (60L) supplies hot water for W.C. areas in the basement cinema area.
( B )
A smart VRV system is installed for the space air conditioning and heating of the old school (Library) & the communal basement area. The system consists of 2 air cooled Outdoor unit (Toshiba 40Kw & 56Kw) and 15 Indoor units (2 concealed, 2 wall types &11 concealed floor types). The benefits of the air cooled VRV system from the spit unit type air conditioning is the efficiency (20 to 30% higher), the less number of outdoor units and the ability to install the outdoor units much longer distance from the indoors.
( C )
A complete plumbing system is installed consists of:
- Central pipes PPR-80, & PEX-c Pipe-in-Pipe and manifolds for the final piping of all the sanitary fittings for both the hot and cold water as well as the drinking water. b) a complete sewage system consists of all the PVC plastic piping for all the sanitary fittings to the first outside manhole.
- Connection of all the sanitary fittings to the plumbing and sewage piping and installation of all the accessories.
- 1 pressure pump system (Grundfos inverter) & 2 No. 1600L cold water tanks to provide high water pressure to all the sanitary fittings, saving water as well as energy.
( D )
A complete irrigation system consisting of 2No. 3200L water tanks, Grundfos SP submersible pump, 9 zone controller and electric valves, and piping ring to all final points.
( E )
Ventilation of the W.C and cinema areas with inline fans, ducting and grills.
( F )
Fountain with two skimmers, two drains, 4 inlets, auto filling system, 25 LED mini lights, 21” sand filter, 0.75 HP pump, Hayward salt chlorinator all piping and fittings, electrical panel and controls.