building and construction sector

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Italy is no stranger to earthquakes, suffering deadly seismic events which have shattered communities. Sixty percent of the country’s building stock was built before a law dated 1974, which introduced regulations for constructions in risk areas. So now the pressure is on to future-proof buildings – and biomaterials could have a big role to play  
Post date: 10 Apr 2017
Type: News

“REuse and REcycling of CDW materials and structures in energy efficient pREfabricated elements for building REfurbishment and construction”   Prefabricated elements from recycled materials to develop energy efficient buildings and minimize environmental impacts  
Post date: 5 Apr 2017
Type: Link

Energieeffiziente Gebäude und Quartiere - Aktuelle Themen und Vorhaben des BMWi   Veranstalter: Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (BMWi)   Do, 04.05.2017 | 09:00 - 12:30   Moderation   Dr. Alexander Renner Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (BMWi), Referatsleiter „Energiepolitische Grundsatzfragen im Gebäudesektor“   Keynote  
Post date: 31 Mar 2017
Type: Evento

Der bundesdeutsche Treffpunkt für das jährliche Update zum Thema Energiewende   Als Leitveranstaltung der Energiewende in Deutschland bieten die ENERGIETAGE einen einmaligen Überblick über die aktuellen politischen, wirtschaftlichen und technischen Entwicklungen. Die über 50 Fachveranstaltungen mit rund 300 Referentinnen und Referenten richten sich an Entscheider aus Politik, Verwaltung, Verbänden, an Experten aus der Energie- und Wohnungswirtschaft oder öffentliche Einrichtungen sowie an Architekten, Ingenieure und Consultants.  
Post date: 31 Mar 2017
Type: Evento

    BBConstrumat 17 is an international fair in the construction sector. Visibility, recognition, financing and national and international planning in innovation and new technologies for the construction sector are just some of the . We know the needs and interests of the professionals that visit our show and we provide answers and solutions based on innovation, knowledge and networking. Innovation: Future Arena
Post date: 27 Mar 2017
Type: Evento

Nine Lighthouse Projects pledged closer cooperation in their efforts towards low carbon and resource efficient urban spaces   In their efforts to deliver and replicate Smart City solutions, the EU’s nine Lighthouse projects formally signed a Cooperation Manifesto in Nottingham (UK) on 23 March, 2017.   
Post date: 27 Mar 2017
Type: News

The automated home and office market is predicted to grow quickly in the next few years. But as reports of cyber attacks increase, is it still possible for a home to be a castle in the age of smart buildings, or are we lowering the drawbridge to hackers?   Smart buildings offer better energy efficiency and the kind of futuristic mod cons that appeal to many consumers, but some experts warn our appetite for new technology is putting us at risk from increasingly sophisticated cyber attacks.  
Post date: 14 Mar 2017
Type: News

In April 2016, the UK government launched its mandate requiring collaborative BIM Level 2 to be used on all construction projects procured by central government departments. The mandate is seen as a catalyst for change in the construction industry, but how well are companies embedding BIM Level 2 in projects and what needs to happen to improve implementation that takes BIM to the next level?  
Post date: 7 Mar 2017
Type: Evento

The World Sustainable Energy Days, which take place in Austria from 1 to 3 March, are one of the biggest events about sustainable energy in Europe. The key role of construction SMEs for the energy renovation of the European building stock was the topic EBC addressed at the Energy Efficiency Conference.    
Post date: 6 Mar 2017
Type: News

12 new training programmes, 433 trained building professionals and improved state educational standards as a result of the BUILD UP Skills EnerPro project  
Post date: 28 Feb 2017
Type: News