Interdisciplinary perspectives for future building envelopes
ICBEST is a worldwide forum for building envelope architecture and engineering. It provides information exchange, networking, and discussions of recent developments and their application thus bridging the gap between architects, designers, engineers, manufacturers, and researchers. During the industry exhibition, top international companies will be showcasing products and technology solutions of interest to conference attendees.
Post date: 23 Feb 2017
The “energy eater” European building stock is aiming for a greener future. Researchers are testing an “envelope” system combining active and passive technologies, fitted over the existing façade, to make buildings more efficient. But will it work efficiently under different temperatures, both in northern and southern Europe?
Post date: 8 Feb 2017
Member of EU H2020 MORE-CONNECT consortium, Tallinn University of Technology has prepared scale prototypes of prefabricated panels.
This video gives a brief demonstration of the construction of the panels.
In reference to the panels, The Influence of Moisture Dry-out on Hygrothermal Performance of Prefabricated Modular Renovation Elements
is presented in the following article:
Post date: 9 Jan 2017
The aim of the 12th Advanced Building Skins Conference is to contribute to a multidisciplinary integrated planning approach by architects, engineers, scientists and manufacturers to reduce energy consumption of buildings.
Topics covered include:
Policies, Finance, Business Models
Post date: 2 Dec 2016
This Topic includes all content relevant to the Theme "building envelope (walls, windows,...)"
Post date: 21 Nov 2016
MORE-CONNECT consortium held a very successful international workshop in the framework of international conference SBE 2016 Build Green and Renovate Deep on October 6th. This was the 4th MORE-CONNECT international workshop. More than 20 participants attended this workshop.
Post date: 3 Nov 2016
European Association for ETICS presents the Energy Saving Guide 2016
The first edition of the Energy Saving Guide (ESG) was published in 2013. "In the meantime, so much has happened, especially at an international level, that a new edition including updated trends and contents has become essential", explains EAE Managing Director Ralf Pasker.
Post date: 24 Oct 2016
Η Knauf Γυψοποιία Α.Β.Ε.Ε. συμπληρώνει τα πρώτα 25 χρόνια βιομηχανικής της παρουσίας στην Ελλάδα και διοργανώνει το Συνέδριο Αρχιτεκτονικής Τεχνολογίας στο αμφιθέατρο του Μουσείου της Ακρόπολης, την Πέμπτη 20 Οκτωβρίου 2016.
Διακεκριμένοι ακαδημαϊκοί και επαγγελματίες της αγοράς δόμησης του Ελληνικού και Ευρωπαϊκού χώρου θα αναλύσουν τη συνεισφορά των συστημάτων ξηράς δόμησης Knauf σε θέματα αντισεισμικής συμπεριφοράς, οικοδομικής φυσικής και αρχιτεκτονικής.
Post date: 10 Oct 2016
Workshop Title: MORE-CONNECT: Development and Advanced Prefabrication of Innovative, Multifunctional Building Envelope Elements for Modular Retrofitting and Smart Connections
This workshop is included in the program for the SBE16 Tallinn and Helsinki Conference:
Build Green and Renovate Deep
Post date: 19 Sep 2016
The European project E2VENT is almost at mid-point. A new, clear and understandable 3 minute video summarizing the project is now available.
Post date: 7 Sep 2016