concluded projects (last 10 years):

 

Project PTDC/AUR-AQI/102321/2008 - Adjustable partition membrane

 

Financing Institution(s): FTC - Compete
 

Coordinator(s): Paulo Mendonça (University of Minho)

 

Researchers and collaborators: Ferrie Hattum, Luis Bragança, Raul Fangueiro, José Luís Ramos, Mário Araújo, Ricardo Mateus, Nuno Miguel Cruz

 

Period: 2010 - 2013

 

CLOEMC - Common Learning Outcomes for European Managers in Construction III

Financing Institution(s): EU - EC

Promoting Institution(s): Warsaw University of Technology (Poland)

UMINHO coordinator: José Manuel Cardoso Teixeira

Period: December 2012 – October 2013

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CLOEMC - Common Learning Outcomes for European Managers in Construction II

Financing Institution(s): European Commission - Leonardo da Vinci Programme

Promoting Institution(s): Warsaw University of Technology (Poland)

UMINHO coordinator: José Manuel Cardoso Teixeira

Period: November 2009 – December 2011

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TEP-PPP, Trans European Promotion of Private Public Partnership

Financing Institution(s): European Commission - Leonardo da Vinci Project

Promoting Institution(s): PPP Foundation Centre – PL

Partners Institution(s): Dublin Institute of Technology, Construction Management and Technology Department (DIT) – IE; Universidade do Minho (UMINHO) – PT; ERBIL Project Consulting Engineering Co. Ltd. (ERBIL) – TR; Warsaw University of Technology, Civil Engineering Faculty; Department of Construction Engineering and Management (WUT) – PL; The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) – UK

Period: January 2010 – December 2011

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LEGOUSE - Development of cost competitive pre-fabricated modular buildings

 

Financing Institution(s): QREN - Project nº 5387

 

Promoting Institution(s): MEBEP

 

Coordinator(s): Joaquim Barros (UM)

 

Researchers and collaborators: UM: Joaquim Barros; Sena Cruz; Miguel Azenha; Isabel Valente; Salvador Dias; Rui Ferreira; Sandra Silva; Manuela Almeida; Rodrigo Lameiras; Paula Dávila; Loganathan Balamurugan

 

Partner Institutions: CiviTest, University of Minho, PIEP

 

Period: September 2009 to August 2013

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SB_STEEL - Sustainable Building Project in Steel. EU FP7

 

Financing Institution(s): EU – RFCS
 

Coordinator(s): Luís Simões da Silva, Helena Gervásio, Paulo Santos
 

Partner Institutions: VTT, Finland (coordenador); Britt, Romania; Acciona, Spain; FCTUC, Portugal; UM, Portugal, AUTH, Greece, ECCS, Belgium, Mostostal Poland, ArcelorMittal (Luxembourg)
 

Period: October 2010 - September 2013


 

Project FCT PTDC/ECM/102154/2008 - Contribution of Thermal Active Mortars for Building Energy Efficiency

 

Financing Institution(s): FTC - Compete
 

Coordinator(s): José Luis Barroso de Aguiar (University of Minho)

 

Researchers and collaborators: Manuela Almeida, Luis Bragança, Victor  Ferreira, Ana Luísa Velosa, Nuno Simões, Julieta António, Fernando Branco, Maria Torres, Rui Miguel Ferreira, Ana Oliveira, Filipe Bandeira, Gina Matias, Maria Simões, Saúl Martins

 

Partner Institutions: Universidade de Aveiro (UA), Instituto de Investigação e Desenvolvimento Tecnológico em Ciências da Construção (ITeCons), SIVAL - Gessos Especiais, LDA (SIVAL), SECIL MARTINGANÇA - Aglomerantes e Novos Materiais para Construção, S.A. (SM)

 

Period: 2011 - 2013

 

Project FCOMP-01-0124-FEDER-007189 – Energetic rehabilitation of buildings

Financing Institution(s): FCT, COMPETE, QREN

 

Promoting Institution(s): University of Minho

 

Coordinator(s): Manuela Almeida (University of Minho)

 

Researchers and collaborators: Manuela Almeida, Luís Bragança, Sandra Silva, Ricardo Mateus, Pedro Silva, Elsa Martins, Helena Corvacho, Isabel Abreu, Marisa Quintela

 

Partner Institutions: FEUP

 

Period: January 2008 - December 2011

 

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SipdECO – Development of innovative solutions for ecoefficient partition walls

 

 

Financing Institution(s): SI Innovation and Technological Development, I&DT Projects enterprises in co-promotion (Funding ADI)

 

Promoting Institution(s): Sofalca - Soc. Central de Produtos de Cortiça, Lda

 

Coordinator(s): Graça Vasconcelos (University of Minho)

 

Researchers and collaborators: Graça Vasconcelos; Paulo B. Lourenço; Pedro Medeiros; Aires Camões, Paulo Mendonça, Paulo Carvalho, Said Jalali, Rute Eires, Ricardo Mateus, Manuela Almeida, Luís Bragança, Sandra Cunha, César Cardoso, Elisa Poletti

 

Partner Institutions: Sofalca - Soc. Central de Produtos de Cortiça, Lda; Biosafe S.A.; Pegop - Energia Eléctrica, S.A.

 

Period: January 2009 - June 2011

 

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COST Action C25 - Sustainability of Constructions: Integrated Approach to Life-time structural Engineering

Financing Institution(s): European Commission - Cost Actions

Coordination institution: University of Minho and VTT Building and Transport

UMINHO coordinator: Luís Bragança

Period: October 2006 -  December 2010

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PROCONSTR Improving the Vocational Education in the construction industry sector with the aim of identification and recognition qualifications in European Union Countries

 

Financing Institution(s): European Commission - Leonardo da Vinci Project

 

Project coordinator: Polish Association of Construction Industry Employers
 

Partners Institution(s): PBCP Poland, CREDIJ France; University do MINHO Portugal; Ufficio Scolastico Provinciale di Venezia Italy; Econometrica Ltd Greece; CIOB UK
 

Period: November 2008 -  October 2010

 

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GESREV - Properties of Gypsum-PCM Based Mortars for Interior Plastering of Construction Systems,  ADI/2006 V4.1/0035

Financing Institution(s): ADI - IDEA Project

 

Partner Institution(s): University of Minho, Sival, Micropolis

 

Researchers and collaborators: Luís Bragança, José L. Barroso de Aguiar, N. Silva, I. Cardoso

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Study of functional mortars for a sustainable construction - PTDC/ECM/72104/2006


Principal Contractor: University of Aveiro (UA)

Participating Institutions: University of Minho, Politecnic Institute of Viana do Castelo

Researchers and collaborators: Victor Ferreira, Ana Timmons, Tito Trindade, Luis Bragança, José Luis Barroso de Aguiar, João Batista, Manuel Joaquim Peixoto Marques Ribeiro, João Abrantes, J. Rocha Gomes, Ana Velosa, Sandra Lucas

 

Period: 2008 - 2010

 

 

Preventing Accidents in Construction – Health and Safety Multimedia Animated Learning

 

Financing Institution(s): EU-EC

 

Coordination institution: Anadolu University (Turkey)

 

UMINHO coordinator: José Manuel Cardoso Teixeira

 

Period: November 2011 - October 2013

 

Low Energy/High Comfort Building Renewal

 

Financing Institution(s): COMPETE program

 

Coordination institution: Minho University

 

UMINHO coordinator: Manuela Almeida
 

Period: January 2008 - December 2010

 

 

H-OPUS - Housing Praxis for Urban Sustainability

 

Financing Institution(s): European Commission

 

Partner Institution(s): CITERA – “Sapienza” University of Rome, Italy (Lead partner); OTB – Technical University Delft, The Netherlands; Gdansk University of Technology, Poland; University of Minho, Portugal; University of Reggio Calabria, Italy; City of Reggio Calabria, Italy

 

Period: April 2008 - April 2010

 

 

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JEE - Eco-Eficient Window

Financing Institution(s): ADI- IDEA Project

 

Promoting Institution(s): Armadilha Solar, TECMINHO, University of Minho

 

Coordinator(s): Manuela Almeida (University of Minho)

 

Researchers and collaborators: Manuela Almeida, Luís Bragança, Miguel Veríssimo, César Cardoso

 

Period: 2005 - 2008

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