FP7 projects

  by Marianna Papaglastra (Sympraxis Team)    
Post date: 6 Dec 2017
Type: News

Smart elements for sustainable building envelopes     SESBE project, funder under the Seventh Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development of the European Union (FP7), aimed to provide new solutions for lightweight, energy efficient and safe façade elements.  
Post date: 25 Aug 2017
Type: Link

Open Dynamic System for Holistic energy Management of the dynamics of energy supply, demand and storage in urban areas     Odysseus, a EU funded project under FP7, developed a decision support system (Open Dynamic System or ODYS) to support the management of energy supply, demand and storage in urban areas using an open integration platform.  
Post date: 17 Aug 2017
Type: Link

Forest based composites for façades and interior partitions to improve indoor air quality in new builds and restoration    
Post date: 16 Aug 2017
Type: Link

ENERGY EFFICIENCY FOR EU HISTORIC DISTRICTS SUSTAINABILITY    
Post date: 16 Aug 2017
Type: Link

Holistic and Optimized Life-cycle Integrated SupporT for Energy-Efficient building design and Construction     Despite recent evolutions of tools/practices in the Architecture Engineering, Construction and Facility Management have already resulted in considerable advances, some limitations remain, related to the complexity and variability of building life cycles, addressing building end user awareness and participation, lack of new business models, life cycle fragmentation, limited interoperability of the ICT supports.  
Post date: 10 Aug 2017
Type: Link

If you have visited the new Apple store in Brussels then you would have seen first-hand the striking façades coated with white clay. Natural lime and clay based plasters are an increasingly popular choice among architects and homeowners due to their aesthetic appeal and sustainable credentials - clay plaster requires just 10% of the energy input of gypsum plaster and has 10 times lower embodied CO2.  
Post date: 10 Aug 2017
Type: News

Semantics-driven Design through Geo and Building Information Modelling for Energy-efficient Buildings Integrated in Mixed-use Healthcare Districts    
Post date: 10 Aug 2017
Type: Link

Resource efficient cities implementing advanced smart city solutions     Based on thorough integrated climate planning, READY, a project funded under the FP7 programme of the European Union, will demonstrate a Whole City Approach including:  
Post date: 8 Aug 2017
Type: Link

Collaborative Holistic Design Laboratory and Methodology for Energy-Efficient Embedded Buildings     The eeEmbedded project aims to develop an open BIM-based holistic collaborative design and simulation platform, a related holistic design methodology, an energy system information model and an integrated information management framework for designing energy-efficient buildings and their optimal energetic embedding in the neighbourhood of surrounding buildings and energy systems.  
Post date: 3 Aug 2017
Type: Link