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BIMcert platform

BIMcert provides an easily accessible portal for training the vast middle tier of construction industry supply chain professionals of all profiles. The framework and materials supporting the portal is aimed at improving workers’ BIM,...
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DGNB platform

The DGNB assesses buildings and urban districts which demonstrate an outstanding commitment to meeting sustainability objectives. The sustainability concept of the DGNB System is broadly based and goes beyond the well-known three-pillar...
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Holistic and reliable European Voluntary Certification Scheme to trigger deep renovation of non-residential buildings

Following the very successful ALDREN event organised in the European Parliament on 22nd January 2020, this webinar provides an overview about the holistic, reliable, transparent European Voluntary Certification Scheme (EVCS) developed...
Date: 3 March 2020, 12.00 – 13.30 CET Venue: BuildUp platform.  Watch the webinar. Follow ALDREN project: Web, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn / Sign-up here to ALDREN’s e-newsletter
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iBRoad tool: simple energy calculation

The iBRoad project has made available an open-source programme for the techno-economic assessment of renovation measures and alternative renovation pathways of a building. The programme, written in the programming language Python, provides...
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iBRoad project Webinar: Test driving the Individual Building Renovation Roadmap and Logbook

Save the date! Thursday 27 February 2020 11.00 – 12.00 CET    Background The iBRoad tools, consisting of the individual Building Renovation Roadmap and Logbook, were field-tested in Bulgaria, Poland and Portugal during the period March to...
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iBRoad project Webinar: How to implement building roadmaps in the market: policy approaches

Save the date! Wednesday 19 February 2020 11.00 – 12.00 CET    Background The individual building renovation roadmap is a tool to support owners to cost-effectively make their buildings highly efficient and decarbonised, either stepwise or...
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RE4 project: WEBINAR 4 - Solutions for a wide acceptance of CDW-based materials and component

Build a fully recycled house? Yes, you can with RE4 prefabricated building elements incorporating up to 100% of construction demolition waste! RE4 is a H2020 project which after 4 years has developed and tested on three demo sites in...
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RE4 project: WEBINAR 3 - How to build a fully recycled house

Build a fully recycled house? Yes, you can with RE4 prefabricated building elements incorporating up to 100% of construction demolition waste! RE4 is a H2020 project which after 4 years has developed and tested on three demo sites in...
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Biophilic Design Map

The Biophilic Map is a databank for case studies which have implemented Biophilic Design at the core of their design process. Biophilic Design is known for its effects of indoor environmental quality and therefore on building users...
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A mobile app for skills in construction

BUILD UP Skills Advisor app was first released in 2015, with the aim of providing construction workers with job-specific advice and short upskilling opportunities. By turning on the app notifications for specific techniques, the user...
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World Green Building Council - case study library

WorldGBC's interactive digital case study library map showcases some of the world’s most cutting-edge sustainable buildings. Each case study demonstrates enhanced performance in relation to health benefits or achieve net zero operational...
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Odyssee - European energy efficiency and demand database

The Odyssee database contains detailed energy consumption by end-use and their drivers as well as energy efficiency and CO2 related indicators. Latest available data is providing by national representatives, such as energy agencies or...
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Guidance and examples for the EPB standards’ flexibility

This webinar series is organized by BUILD UP in cooperation with EPB Center’s experts under the scope of Service Contract ENER/C3/2017-437/SI2-785.185 “Support the dissemination and roll-out of the set of Energy Performance of Buildings...
Webinar series: Energy Performance of Buildings standards (EN/ISO) supporting the implementation of EPBD   This webinar took place Tuesday, 4 February 2020, at 12:00 CET.
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Hotmaps tool for planning heating and cooling

Hotmaps is a GIS-based online software that supports authorities and energy planners to set up a strategic heating and cooling plan for their region. The definite version of the tool is now available at www.hotmaps.eu and tool developers...
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Digitalisation of the Building and Construction sector

ABOUT THE PROJECT   BIMcert is a European wide project, funded by The European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme, aimed at providing a training and qualification scheme for the skills required to support the...
This webinar took place Thursday, 16 January 2020, at 11:00 CET.
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RE4 project: WEBINAR 2

Build a fully recycled house? Yes, you can with RE4 prefabricated building elements incorporating up to 100% of construction demolition waste! RE4 is a H2020 project which after 4 years has developed and tested on three demo sites in...
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5 European projects with its innovative ICT solutions for energy savings in the spotlight

This webinar is organized by BUILD UP editorial board with the coordinators of European Research Projects that are aiming to achieve a behavior change for energy saving through innovative IT solutions.   Under H2020 program, the European...
This webinar took place Monday, 27 January 2020, at 12:00 CET.
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ResStock Analysis Tool

The ResStock analysis tool is helping states, municipalities, utilities, and manufacturers identify which home improvements save the most energy and money. With support from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), researchers at NREL...
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Energy Efficiency Quick Estimator

Do you want to learn about the energy, cost, and CO2 savings potential of typical energy efficiency measures? EEQuest - the Energy Efficiency Quick Estimator tool can be used for it.   With this online tool, you can quickly and easily get...
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SISMA SET TOOL

The SISMA tool is a guidance for local public authorities for better planning investments on deep renovation in public buildings, without the need of deep technical expertise and without submission of huge amounts of data.   Register here ...