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How to enclose a space within another space? OpenStudio

asked 2019-11-14 05:27:50 -0600

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I am trying to enclose space 1-1 inside space 1-2 in the geometry tab to represent an office space surrounding another space which would be the core of the building (elevator shaft, stairs etc.). The warning "Operation cancelled - no holes" comes up and won't let me enclose the space, is there a way to do this?

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answered 2019-11-14 23:20:00 -0600

Assuming you are using the geometry editor tab to access FloorSpaceJS you would have to do something like what is shown below. Space 1-1 and 1-2 could be then assigned to a single thermal zone.

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won't this create an issue with non-convex zones?

mdahlhausen gravatar imagemdahlhausen ( 2019-11-15 10:07:17 -0600 )edit

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