ACCEPTed Workflow Monitoring

ACCEPTed Workflow MonitoringOne of the most time consuming and tedious tasks in the Construction field is keeping track of the daily executed work. Workflow monitoring is essential in order ensure that the work executed is within the anticipated milestones set in the project schedule. This task usually requires effort at three different levels. Firstly, the…

Pilots under way

Pilots under wayEPITESSERA has started the implementation of the Pilots for ACCEPT research project. The Pilots are currently running on two of EPITESSERA projects. One is a three storey residential building in Aglantzia, Nicosia and the other one is the new Newham Building at the English School in Nicosia. The Pilots are part of the…

Rosenheim plenary meeting

Rosenheim plenary meetingACCEPT team met last month in Rosenheim, Germany. Fraunhofer-Institut fur Bauphysik IBP) hosted the meeting and we had the chance to visit the testing facilities of IBP in Holzkirchen. There we could see some of the institute’s very interesting programs, ranging from climate conditions testing in an Airbus plane to bubble gum stack…

ACCEPT goes on-site

ACCEPT goes on-siteWhile the project development is well under way and we are already in the final year of the project, the prototypes have already started field testing in various locations. In Brussels and Madrid, the CoOpApp, which is essentially the Smartglass assistant component of ACCEPT, has already been tested on-site, in the context of…

Construction site of the future

Construction site of the futureWhat would a typical day at the construction site look like in the future? Imagine an unmanned drone flying over the site while it takes a range of photographs in order to calculate in real time the building progress, identify potential hazards on-site, or quality issues and help acquire other useful…

ACCEPT workshop in Malaga-Spain

ACCEPT workshop in Malaga-SpainBelow is an abstract from the official project Blog on the forthcoming Digital Construction workshop in Malaga:” On Thursday October the 13th, the ACCEPT project will hold its first workshop event: Construction 4.0 New Digital Sector, taking place within Spain’s start-up and innovation centre, in the nicknamed ‘Malaga Valley’ at the university…

ACCEPT project progress review in Brussels

ACCEPT project progress review in BrusselsACCEPT consortium has met once again in Brussels, during the last week of June for the first European Commission review. Everyone’s expectations were high, since it was the first time that the early prototypes of the system components were going to be tested in real-life conditions Our Belgian partner, Enterprise…

The rain in Spain….

The rain in Spain….ACCEPT research project is already on its fourteenth month and over that period a lot of progress has been made. The three main components of the system, namely the CoOpApp, SiMaApp and the Dashboard are now on the development stage of the first prototypes and the technical teams are working hard towards…

Research and Innovation @ EPITESERA

Research and Innovation @ EPITESERAEPITESSERA Architects are involved as a User Partner in ACCEPT (Assistant for Quality Check during Construction Execution Processes) research project. The project addresses the call for EeB-Energy-efficient Buildings of Horizon 2020 and more precisely it targets EeB03: Development of new self-inspection techniques and quality check methodologies for efficient construction processes. The…