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BIMzeED presented at Sustainable Places 2020

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Lis O’Brien from Limerick Institute of Technology presented an overview of the BIMzeED project at Sustainable Places 2020 today! You can see full PowerPoint presentation here: SP2020 – BIMzeED Introduction Presentation. Sustainable Places prides itself on being an ideal platform for the dissemination of research, the conduct of workshops, EU project clustering and networking between […]

Method for Building Information Modeling Supported Project Control of Nearly Zero-Energy Building Delivery

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Our Croatian Partners from Faculty of Civil Engineering, University of Zagreb recently published a paper entitled ‘Method for Building Information Modeling Supported Project Control of Nearly Zero-Energy Building Delivery’. You can read the paper here.    

Are there sustainable and/or unsustainable materials?

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As part of the module GBRPO DIGITAL 2020 virtual education entitled: “Sustainable Resources” held on October 15th , 2020, an attempt was made to answer the question “Are there sustainable and/or unsustainable materials?“. The virtual training was attended by Sandro Vlačić from Ytong porobeton ltd., Bojan Milovanović, from University of Zagreb, Faculty of Civil Engineering […]

Testing phase begins for BIMzeED learning units

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Our Croatian partners are moving in full steam to the testing phase of the recently developed BIMzeED Learning Units. 36 students from the Construction Materials and Theory and Modelling of Structure programme at the University of Zagreb will participate in the piloting programme. They will be involved in the performance evaluation of the Learning Units […]

How to achieve Nearly zero-energy buildings standard?

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BIMzeED project was introduced in the GRAĐEVINAR Journal by Croatian team as part of the article How to achieve Nearly zero-energy buildings standard. The implementation of the Nearly zero-energy buildings (NZEB) standard has enabled significant developments in the design and realisation of external building envelopes, which have the greatest influence on the quality of buildings […]

21st International Symposium on Quality

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Representative of the University of Zagreb Faculty of Civil Engineering, prof. Nina Štirmer attended the virtual 21st International Symposium on Quality “QUALITY – YESTERDAY, TODAY, TOMORROW” with the presentation “EDUCATION IN BIM AND NZEB IN ORDER TO IMRPOVE QUALITY OF BUILDINGS”. Presentation identified the current and predicted skill needs, gaps, barriers and training in the […]

Digitalization Tools for Energy-Efficient Renovation Workshop

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The BIMzeED project will take part in the upcoming ‘Digitalization Tools for Energy-Efficient Renovation’ workshop as part of the Sustainable Places 2020 digital event. Digital transformation is slowly progressing in the European construction industry, which means a huge gap between theoretical digital opportunities and the realities of on-site construction. Digitalization is the key challenge to […]

Improving competences of engineers & workers in the architecture, engineering and construction industry for delivering NZEBs

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The BIMzeED project was introduced in the Organization, Technology and Management in Construction: an International Journal by Croatian team as part of the article Improving competences of engineers and workers in the architecture, engineering and construction industry for delivering NZEBs. This article described the problems in the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) industry in Croatia […]

The NZEB Roadshow Project

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Faculty of Civil Engineering University of Zagreb starts a new adventure through new project The NZEB Roadshow. The nZEB Roadshow project will organize national-scale marketing and communication campaigns in 5 European countries, focused around nZEB weeks organized in 3 to 5 selected cities in each involved country. The nZEB weeks will consist of a multitude […]

LIT becomes first Irish member of the Association of European Renewable Energy Research Centres

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BIMzeED project partner, Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT) has been inducted as the first Irish member of the Association of European Renewable Energy Research Centres (EUREC). Founded in 1991, EUREC represents European research centres which are active in the area of renewable energy. It consists of 38 different members from 16 different countries. LIT’s Development […]