sustainable construction

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This event, organised by the Association of European Gypsum Industries (Eurogypsum), will take place on 27 September 2017 from 9am to 1pm in Brussels, Belgium. The event aims to demonstrate solutions to overcome the challenges in urban housing, by promoting affordable and modern ways to speedily increase available housing, a better quality and more sustainable living, and an optimised cost of investment.
Post date: 8 Jun 2017
Type: Event

This infographic, released by the Directorate-General for Research and Innovation, demonstrates the importance of improving the energy efficiency of buildings in the European Union, and provides information about concrete achievements from EU funded projects in relation to this target.   The infographic illustrates:  
Post date: 23 May 2017
Type: Publication

Renew School: Sustainable school buildings in Europe with prefabricated timber elements - Examples and experiences   This best-practice brochure, released in the framework of the EU project RENEW SCHOOL presents an overview of innovative school renovation projects realised throughout Europe. It aims at showing that major changes in school architecture are becoming visible and inspire national projects to sustainability and energy efficiency.  
Post date: 15 May 2017
Type: Publication

  The conference and b2b matchmaking event “FUTURE OF BUILDING” will take place on 17 and 18 May 2017 in Vienna, Austria, aiming to provide a new perspective on the latest developments in the building and infrastructure sector.   Learn more about innovative solutions for buildings, sustainable refurbishment and high quality buildings in Austria, experience the latest technologies, share new project ideas and find cooperation partners for new business opportunities.     Main sectors  
Post date: 10 Apr 2017
Type: Event

Building innovations from Austria - Pioneering technological developments – internationally approved  
Post date: 7 Mar 2017
Type: Publication

University Plus-Energy Office High-Rise Building - Innovations for buildings in practice  
Post date: 7 Mar 2017
Type: Publication

Construction21 s'associe à l' ADEME et au Plan Bâtiment Durable pour lancer la première plateforme de formation dédiée au Bâtiment Durable!   Vous le savez, le secteur du bâtiment est en pleine mutation. La transition énergétique, mais aussi la transition numérique, impactent nos métiers et nos savoir-faire.   Dans ce contexte, comment se former et acquérir les compétences qui permettent de répondre à ces nouveaux enjeux ?  
Post date: 17 Jan 2017
Type: News

The FISSAC project involves stakeholders at all levels of the construction and demolition value chain to develop a methodology and software platform, to facilitate information exchange, that can support industrial symbiosis networks and replicate pilot schemes at local and regional levels.   The model will be based on three sustainability pillars:
Post date: 13 Jan 2017
Type: Link

ICEEE2017 will focus on energy, environment and economics of energy systems and their applications.   Themes and specific topics include, but are not limited to:   Energy  
Post date: 10 Jan 2017
Type: Event

Around the world, buildings are becoming greener as technology and tenant behaviour combine to lower the impact of urbanisation on the planet. Ping Manongdo (Eco-Business) presents the top 5 green building stories in 2016.     The author states that this year, we saw buildings both new and old rise to the challenge of becoming more resource efficient. But greening buildings isn’t enough—tenants hold the key to lowering a building’s carbon emissions.     The top 5 green building stories in 2016  
Post date: 9 Jan 2017
Type: Note