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How to design according to nZEB guidelines?

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As a part of the professional training of Croatian Chamber of Architects, several free online lectures were held on the topic “How to design according to NZEB guidelines?”. Online lectures were made in the collaboration with Wienerberger, Bojan Milovanović (Faculty of Civil Engineering, University of Zagreb), Baldini studio and prof. Boris Trogrlić (Faculty of Civil […]

Limerick Institute of Technology launch new app to facilitate energy renovation upskilling – Limerick Post

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Limerick Institute of Technology, in conjunction with the Irish Green Building Council, have launched today a new app to facilitate energy renovation upskilling. The BUILD UP Skills Advisor app allows construction workers and building professionals to identify energy renovation training courses that suit their needs in one click. Head of Development & Public Engagement at […]

BIMzeED mentioned by the Croatian Government

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The BIMzeED project is mentioned by the Croatian Ministry of construction and physical planning in the Draft of the long-term plan for reconstruction of the national buildings fund until 2050. BIMzeED is pleased to support the digitalisation of the construction industry in Croatia by providing learning content to upskill professionals and construction workers at all […]

BIMzeED joins BIMalliance Ireland

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The BIMzeED project has joined BIMalliance with other EU projects: BIMcert, BIMplement, Net-UBIEP and BIMEET with the aim to minimise the carbon footprint of energy use in construction, by positioning BIM in European Energy and Climate Roadmaps beyond 2020. BIMalliance will mainly focus on creating a collaborative platform linking all projects, developing a digital library […]

Construction Blueprint

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The Erasmus+ Sector Skills Alliance project, Construction Blueprint, gathers 3 EU umbrella sectorial organisations, 9 national sectorial representatives and 12 VET providers (24 partners) from 12 EU countries. These partners are working together on a new sectorial strategic approach for the co-operation of skills in the construction industry throughout Europe. A Sectoral Skills study has […]

“Green Building, BIM & nZEB” Webinar

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Representative of the BIMzeED project Bojan Milovanović from the Faculty of Civil Engineering University of Zagreb will actively participate on online discussion “Green Building, BIM & nZEB”. The panel discussion will cover current topics related to the Guidelines for Nearly Zero Energy Buildings (nZEB), new technologies and will clarify the role of BIM in the […]

Education in BIM and NZEB in order to improve the quality of buildings

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Buildings have a central role to play in the energy transition of the EU since our buildings are responsible for about 40% of primary energy consumption in the EU and about 36% of energy-related CO2 emissions while at the same time around 75% of the building stock is energy inefficient. As all the EU member […]

Second BIMzeED National Steering Group meeting in Hungary

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The second National Steering Group meeting in Hungary was held on 30th March 2020. Due to the current global situation the meeting was held online. Experts representing the Hungarian higher education, vocational education, chambers and industry attended the meeting. As organiser ÉMI Nonprofit Llc. presented the aim of the project and the current tasks. ÉMI […]

Second National Steering Group meeting Spain

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On March 30th, the second meeting of the National Steering Group (NSG) was held as part of the BIMzeED project, via online through Microsoft Teams. After the welcome by Ferran Bermejo, BIM expert and Technical Director of the Catalan Institute of Construction Technology (ITeC), started with the presentation of the project and the explanation of what has been […]

Second BIMzeED National Steering Group in Ireland

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The second BIMzeED National Steering Group in Ireland took place on 2nd April 2020. Due to the global circumstances, a virtual Microsoft Teams meeting was held with 15 expert members from educators, trainers and industry taking part. Organised by LIT, Lis O’Brien updated the members on the progress of BIMzeED with the completion of the literature […]