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  • news-eota-reports

29 new European Assessment Documents have been published

In the 11th report from ITeC EOTA Office, the main topic is the publication of 29 new European Assessment Documents (EAD) in the Official Journal of the European Union, since January this year. The Report includes the references and titles of these new EAD and also the approval of a proposal to modify Annex II of the Construction Products Regulation, by the EOTA Technical Board. […]

  • news-lean

Lean Construction Barcelona 2017: Experiences in the application of Lean

On 5 October this year ITeC will host the Lean Construction Barcelona 2017 event at the Palau Macaya in Barcelona, promoted by Bimetric and the Institute with the support of the “la Caixa” Foundation. The aim of this symposium is to draw attention to notable successes in the implementation of Lean principles in Spain with input from the people involved. […]

22/03/2017|Conferences, Innovation|
  • news-euroconstruct

83rd Euroconstruct Conference: European construction forecast to 2019 in an uncertain macroeconomic and political environment

On 8 and 9 June the 83rd Euroconstruct Conference will be held in Amsterdam, organised by The Economic Institute for Construction and Housing (EIB), the Dutch member of the group. You will find information on the programme, including a welcome evening on 8th June, conference prices, venues and the registration for the conference on this website. Note that an early bird offer is available up to 14th April 2017. […]

22/03/2017|Conferences, Market research|
  • news-eota

Meeting of EOTA Technical Management Working Group in ITeC

On March 6 and 7, the meeting of EOTA Technical Management – PT1 Working Group took place in ITeC. The most important point was the discussion on the possible modification of the construction product Regulation Annex II. This annex includes the procedure for the European Assessment Document-EAD adoption. […]

15/03/2017|Certification, EOTA|
  • news-dau-eta

ITeC gives a DAU and an ETA to Bur2000 SA and three ETAs to AF Systems

The company Bur2000 SA has been granted the DAU 16/102 and the ETA 16/0046 for its Air-Bur Termic® which provides buildings with thermal insulation with heat reflective components. As a complement to the ETA, the DAU provides criteria and product execution projects, construction details and compliance with applicable Spanish regulations. […]

  • news-breeam

BREEAM® rewards sustainable construction

More and more companies and individuals are opting for the economic, environmental and social benefits of sustainable construction, a decision that can earn them international awards. Each year BREEAM® organises the BREEAM® Awards in celebration of excellence in the application of this internationally recognised measure of sustainability. […]

03/03/2017|Sustainability, Training|
  • news-homeskin

The HomeSkin consortium meets in France to monitor the project

On 22 February last the members of the HomeSkin consortium met in France to monitor progress to date in this European project in which ITeC is actively involved as a technology partner. Delegates reviewed the current situation and decided on the next steps to be taken. […]

03/03/2017|Innovation, Sustainability|
  • news-presentacio

Opening a new channel of communication

With this newsletter we are opening a new channel of communication, one that aims to be an effective tool for furthering our activities at international level, which we believe may be of relevance to you. ITeC is a private foundation at the service of society as a whole working in the construction sector. […]

  • news-esmorzar

Presentation of the European Union’s vision of innovative public procurement at ITeC Breakfasts

With the aim of learning more about the European Union’s vision of innovative public procurement, our special guest at the ITeC Breakfast on February 2 was Philippe Le Quément, Head of Projects and Policies at the European Commission‘s Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, who explained the latest developments in the Public Procurement Directive. […]

  • news-kits

Kits in construction products

Unlike the Directive, the Regulation (UE) 305/2011 introduces the kit concept into its articles. According to the Regulation: “Kit means a construction product placed on the market by a single manufacturer as a set of at least two separate components that need to be put together to be incorporated in the construction works”. […]