building materials

“Re-materializing Construction”   The 6th International LafargeHolcim Forum will be dedicated to the topic of “Re-materializing Construction”, and the format of the event will be similar to the previous symposiums, including four working streams with mobile workshops. The Academic Committee of the LafargeHolcim Foundation is responsible for content, contributions and the outline of the Forum.  
Post date: 11 Feb 2019
Type: Event

With the increasingly successful reduction of operational energy (and thus carbon emissions) in the built environment, the industry’s next challenge is to reduce the carbon intensity of the structures themselves.  
Post date: 30 Jan 2019
Type: Publication

Construma is centered on sustainability and environmental consciousness. The exhibition illustrates all product groups needed for construction and renovation: building materials, doors, windows, insulation and much more, even including construction machinery, tools and methods.  
Post date: 23 Jan 2019
Type: Event

ECTP has just issued the 2018 edition of the EeB PPP Promising Technologies Brochures that showcase successful technologies with a high market potential identified among the EeB PPP projects. The brochures focus on 5 market-oriented topics:  
Post date: 7 Jan 2019
Type: Publication

On 26th and 27th November 2018, the Competence Centre Building Envelope of Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts once again hosted the international conference FACADE 2018 at the KKL Lucerne. This year’s event has been also the closing conference of the COST Action TU1403 “Adaptive Facades Network”, which was initiated by the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts four years ago.
Post date: 19 Dec 2018
Type: Publication

We are delighted to announce NIGERIA BUILD EXPO is the only place to be if you are in construction sector. With key dedicated product groups you can be part of, there is no better time to secure your stand space for 2019! NIGERIA BUILD EXPO has closed for the last edition in Africa with more than 81+ exhibitors from 10 countries as Italy, China, Turkey ,Indonesia, Spain ,Egypt ,Nigeria ,India, Russia and U.A.E and 4200 visitors. Exhibition & Workshop & B2B Meetings.  
Post date: 11 Dec 2018
Type: Event

The Infacoma expo, faithful to quality for 35 years, will be held in February 2019 with the aim to support all developments in the building and construction industry. At Infacoma Athens, the professional visitors and the general public can be informed about trends in renovation, construction, "green" construction, cutting-edge products and the solutions they offer, the upgrading of buildings, as well as proposals of modern architecture.
Post date: 7 Dec 2018
Type: Event

The 8th ECTP Conference took place at the Centre for Fine Arts in Brussels on November 13-14, 2018 (cf. the conference programme).   More than 170 stakeholders from the whole construction value-chain and representatives of the European Commission (see list here) shared their experience and discussed how the EU construction industry is shaping a high-tech Sustainable Built Environment.   
Post date: 4 Dec 2018
Type: News

The 8th ECTP Conference took place at the Centre for Fine Arts in Brussels on November 13-14, 2018.  
Post date: 27 Nov 2018
Type: News

CREATE: Totem stimulates the creativity of designers/specifiers to realize projects that combine all the requirements related to the environmental challenges of tomorrow.   EVALUATE: Totem allows the evaluation of the environmental impacts of building elements or buildings according to a scientific method adapted to the particularities of the Belgian construction market.  
Post date: 22 Nov 2018
Type: Tool