building and construction sector

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COVID-19 UPDATE: On Tuesday 22 September, the UK Government announced that business events and conference centres are no longer able to open on 01 October as planned. Although disappointing news, we have liaised with all our fantastic, confirmed speakers and are happy to confirm that we are still committed to delivering the conference on 18 November 2020, albeit in a virtual format.  
Post date: 28 Oct 2020
Type: Event

Hrvatski savjet za zelenu gradnju priprema održavanje 3. SREDIŠNJE KONFERENCIJE O ZELENOJ GRADNJI I ODRŽIVOM RAZVOJU koja će se održati u digitalnom obliku putem ZOOM platforme, kroz 4 dana i 8 panela -  17./19./24./26. studeni 2020. godine.   Sudjelovanje je besplatno!   Konferencija predstavlja središnje godišnje okupljanje profesionalaca koji se bave zelenom ekonomijom te održivom gradnjom i mobilnosti.   
Post date: 28 Oct 2020
Type: Event

A newly gathered consortium made up of 14 partners from 9 EU countries with strong expertise in construction, engineering & the most advanced relevant tech, is proud to announce the launch of the new H2020 project Ashvin - assistants for healthy, safe, and productive virtual construction design, operation & maintenance using a Digital Twin.   What is to be achieved?
Post date: 27 Oct 2020
Type: News

Recording of the joint webinar co-hosted with the ReSHEALience project on 7th of October 2020. EnDurCrete project.  
Post date: 23 Oct 2020
Type: Link

The kick-off meeting of the PLURAL project “Plug-and-use renovation with adaptable lightweight systems”, was held remotely on 12th and 13th of October 2020 and was organized by the project coordinator National Technical University of Athens from Greece.     PLURAL project aims to design, validate and demonstrate a palette of versatile, adaptable, scalable, off-site prefabricated Plug-and-Use kits.  
Post date: 22 Oct 2020
Type: News

The European Commission’s Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (DG GROW) are inviting experts in the building construction value chain to take part in a survey and give their views on using circular economy principles in the design of buildings.   The results will contribute to defining circular economy policies that could be implemented as part of the EU’s Circular Economy Action Plan.  
Post date: 22 Oct 2020
Type: News

The unmissable virtual appointment to find out about all the BIM novelties   4 keynote speakers 9 case studies and 3 round tables!   EBS+ is the first online edition of the benchmark European event about Building Information Modelling organised by the CAATEEB, due to be held next November 19, 2020.  
Post date: 21 Oct 2020
Type: Event

PowerskinPlus project has been featured in the autumn edition of the European Energy Innovation magazine!   Read the article HERE.
Post date: 25 Sep 2020
Type: News

30 Sep 2020  -  09:30 - 13:00 CET   ONLINE  - Details will be shared after registration   Register now  
Post date: 16 Sep 2020
Type: Event

Concrete is the world´s most consumed man-made material. The environmental impacts associated with cement (and thus concrete) production are a cause for concern: global cement industry is responsible for at least 5% of global carbon dioxide emissions and cement production is energy intensive accounting for 2% of global primary energy consumption; and 5% of global industrial energy consumption.  
Post date: 15 Sep 2020
Type: Event