Projects and References

  • Castle Linderhof
    © Bayerische Schlösserverwaltung/Herrmann/Scherf/Pfeuffer.

    The castle Linderhof in the Graswangtal near Garmisch.

    Climate change endangers centuries-old murals, paintings, furniture & textiles. Can the decay be stopped? A cultural journey through space and time.

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  • Measured  fluctuations
    © Fraunhofer IBP

    Measured fluctuations in surface temperature.

    A promising way to reduce the amount of condensation on facade surfaces is the use of "IR coatings" (IR = infrared).

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  • Individual modular elements
    © Dipl.-Ing. Architekt Volker Huckemann

    Individual modular elements.

    There is a lack of suitable depots that meet the requirements of sustainability and energy efficiency as well as those of conservation.

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  • Office towers in Foshan
    © Sino-German Industrial Service Platform

    The 148 meter-high office towers of the “Sino-German Industrial Service Platform” planned in Foshan.

    The Fraunhofer IBP received an accompanying research contract worth one million euros from the Chinese urban development company of "Foshan New City".

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  • Structural design of the reference building
    © OP Engineers

    Structural design of the reference building.

    Building-Information-Modeling (BIM) method is ideally demonstrated and scientifically evaluated by reference to two tangible building projects.

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  • Typhaboard for interior insulation
    © Fraunhofer IBP

    Use of Typhaboard for interior insulation in a previous project.

    An alternative to internal insulation is a natural building material made of Typha. This will be investigated in a project supported by the DBU.

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  • BAU Congress in China
    © Fraunhofer IBP

    The motto of BAU Congress China was “Better Building - Better Life” and demonstrated how building quality can be enhanced by adopting an approach that integrates product development and certified sustainable design in the planning process.

    As far as construction concepts and quality in construction in China are concerned, they are technically different from those that are common in Germany.

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