building and construction sector

The Energy Efficient Buildings Committee of ECTP is pleased to announce the 6th edition of the EeB PPP Project Review 2017. This yearly publication presents the progress and results of 110 co-funded projects within the EeB PPP under the 7th Framework Programme (FP7) for 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 and 45 co-funded projects under the Horizon 2020 programme for 2014, 2015 and 2016.  
Post date: 10 May 2017
Type: News

The EU construction industry returned to growth and it seems that this positive signal is not temporary. Increasing values of production in construction sector were already observed in 2015, but the next year was even better. The reason for this trend is significant growth in activity aimed at construction of buildings.   1. Production in the EU construction sector  
Post date: 27 Apr 2017
Type: News

IEA- EBC Annex 57: Evaluation of Embodied Energy and CO2 Equivalent Emissions for Building Construction   The Executive Committee of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings and Communities programme (IEA EBC) approved the “IEA-EBC Annex 57: Evaluation of embodied energy and carbon dioxide equivalent emissions for building construction” in 2011. The project was completed in 2016.  
Post date: 24 Apr 2017
Type: Link

“Development of innovative lightweight and highly insulating energy efficient components and associated enabling materials for cost-effective retrofitting and new construction of curtain wall facades.”  
Post date: 21 Apr 2017
Type: Link

  The ACE Sector Study is a biennial survey that collects and analyses statistical, sociological and economic data on the European architects, the architectural market and the architectural practices.  
Post date: 20 Apr 2017
Type: Publication

Algeria Build Exhibition & Conference will take place on 4-7 December, 2017 at the Palais des Expositions, SAFEX, Algiers, Algeria. ​ Algeria Build is one of the region’s premier events for local and international manufacturers, suppliers, distributors and service providers in the building and construction industry and is an opportunity to gain insight on the region’s emerging building & construction market.
Post date: 19 Apr 2017
Type: Event

Italy is no stranger to earthquakes, suffering deadly seismic events which have shattered communities. Sixty percent of the country’s building stock was built before a law dated 1974, which introduced regulations for constructions in risk areas. So now the pressure is on to future-proof buildings – and biomaterials could have a big role to play  
Post date: 10 Apr 2017
Type: News

“REuse and REcycling of CDW materials and structures in energy efficient pREfabricated elements for building REfurbishment and construction”   Prefabricated elements from recycled materials to develop energy efficient buildings and minimize environmental impacts  
Post date: 5 Apr 2017
Type: Link

Energieeffiziente Gebäude und Quartiere - Aktuelle Themen und Vorhaben des BMWi   Veranstalter: Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (BMWi)   Do, 04.05.2017 | 09:00 - 12:30   Moderation   Dr. Alexander Renner Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (BMWi), Referatsleiter „Energiepolitische Grundsatzfragen im Gebäudesektor“   Keynote  
Post date: 31 Mar 2017
Type: Event

Der bundesdeutsche Treffpunkt für das jährliche Update zum Thema Energiewende   Als Leitveranstaltung der Energiewende in Deutschland bieten die ENERGIETAGE einen einmaligen Überblick über die aktuellen politischen, wirtschaftlichen und technischen Entwicklungen. Die über 50 Fachveranstaltungen mit rund 300 Referentinnen und Referenten richten sich an Entscheider aus Politik, Verwaltung, Verbänden, an Experten aus der Energie- und Wohnungswirtschaft oder öffentliche Einrichtungen sowie an Architekten, Ingenieure und Consultants.  
Post date: 31 Mar 2017
Type: Event