Institute of Technology and Management in Construction

Main fields of research and consulting

Construction Equipment

  • Design and Development (Equipment and Methods)
  • Adaption for Human Rescue
  • Automation and Robotics (e.g. Road Construction Process)
  • Rescue Equipment
  • Control and Sensors
  • Programming and Simulation (e.g. by Petri Nets)
  • Bulk Solids Handling (Silos and Suction Excavators)
  • Soil-Tool-Interaction (Cutting Forces, Soil Adhesion)
  • Demolition of Contamined Constructions
  • Materials Production
  • Economic Assessments
  • Tunneling and Underground Engineering

Construction Methods and Site Planning

  • Pile Driving with Vibration
  • CIM Concepts for Construction
  • Computer Aided Planning, Realization and Control
  • Drilling Technologies (e.g. Displacement, Augers)
  • Simulation of Construction Processes
  • Expert System Site Installation
  • Selection of Machines
  • Ocean Construction
  • Soil Investigations for Pile Driving
  • Performance Prediction
  • Environmental Technologies
  • Environmental Control on Sites
  • Dynamic Probing (DPG, DIN 4094) 
  • Automated Road Contruction
  • Road Maintenance in Developing Countries
  • Flow of Materials
  • Construction Safety
  • Decommissioning of nuclear facilities

Management

  • Overseas Construction
  • Natural Desaster Management
  • Information Technology
  • New Technologies, Trends
  • Company Management and Project Management
  • Facility Management
  • Control of Production
  • Management of Machines
  • Post-Accident Management
  • International Project Management
  • Operation and Maintenance (Machine and Buildings)
  • Ressources Engineering
  • Controlling in Authorities and Companies
  • Handicraft Organisation
  • Management in decommissioning of nuclear facilities

Consulting

Consulting, Studies and Assessments are offered in all above mentioned areas, in particular: 

  • Vibration Measurements
  • Organisational Development
  • Organisation of Sites
  • Claims
  • Disputes
  • Project Control
  • Training
  • Planning of Machine Systems
  • Strategic Planning
  • Damage Assessment of Buildings and Machines
  • Computer Applications
  • Quality Management
  • New Technologies
  • Facility Management
  • Decommissioning of nuclear facilities