Introducing – The ACCEPT Weather Station!

Contribution Article Author: Michael Krummen – Software Developer at Ascora GmbH – http://ascora.net/ The construction site of any project is always an unstable environment, not least by nature. The weather influences many facets of the work and the schedule on location. As one of the first approaches to monitor the environment we created a small sensor array, Read More…

Sustainable Places 2016

With the start of June, ACCEPT enters its 18th month, and the halfway point in project activity. The consortium therefore have an exciting couple of months ahead of them; with an upcoming review with the European Commission in Brussels, a long awaited fourth plenary meeting, and an invitation to attend the fourth iteration of the Read More…

Helping the Transition to Zero

Contribution Article Author: Jason Page – Sustainability Specialist & European Projects Technical Researcher at Ingleton Wood – http://www.ingletonwood.co.uk/ ACCEPT was very pleased to be involved with the Sustainable Built Environment conference: Transition Zero in Utrecht last month. This continues a great series of conferences organised by the SBE focusing this year on national and regional conferences covering a variety Read More…

ACCEPT @ Madrid

The project is now well into its second year, 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 the completion of a Read More…

BIMfest 2016

Contribution Article Author: Jason Page – Sustainability Specialist & European Projects Technical Researcher at Ingleton Wood – http://www.ingletonwood.co.uk/ With festival season coming up fast, ACCEPT has been pleased to be represented at BIMfest “the event of 2016 for the Construction Industry.” The series of breakfast seminars started in Basildon UK, toured to Thurrock and is due to have its Read More…

Focusing in on the Solution

Contribution Article Author: Jason Page – Sustainability Specialist & European Projects Technical Researcher at Ingleton  Wood – http://www.ingletonwood.co.uk/   March saw in the first focus groups sessions in the UK with 2 groups of construction professionals introduced to the ACCEPT project. The aim of the focus groups is to inform and improve the earliest versions of the ACCEPT suite Read More…

Globalization and Smart Glasses

Contribution Article Author: Jesús Alonso – R&D Project Manager at Ferrovial Agroman – http://www.ferrovial.com/en/ It is accepted that the world is globalized. From my own experience, I cannot deny this affirmation because I work for a construction company which has contracts in more than 20 countries. Nevertheless it could be the world is not as globalized as we Read More…