Announcements

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Move to the Campus Jahrhunderthalle

RWTH Aachen University is opening up a new area with the Campus Jahrhunderthalle. As a young institute, the ICoM will find a new home here and enrich the industrial location with new facets from the future-oriented teaching and research focus areas.

 
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Interview for ARD plusminus

As part of "plusminus", the ARD business magazine, Ms. Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing Katharina Klemt-Albert conducted an interview on the possibilities of digitization in the construction industry and the associated potential in communication about large infrastructure projects. more...

 
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Building Maintenance through Digtial Innovations

The new research project of the ICoM - Institute in collaboration with the Institute for Building Material Reseach and Construction Maintenance of RWTH Aachen University has started on the 01.07.2022. The project called "ReBaDI - Ressourceneffiziente Bauwerkserhaltung durch digtiale Innovationen" strives to develop a holistic method for the ressource-efficient and optimized maintenance in reinforced concrete construction through the use of digital innovations. more...

 
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BIM in Road Construction - Guest Lecture

Mo 11.07.22 | 4:30 p.m. | C.A.R.L | Room 1385|219

As part of the course "Digital Construction" we are looking forward to the guest lecture hold by Andreas Ingartinger from DEGES - Deutsche Einheit Fernstraßenplanungs- und -bau GmbH more...

 
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"Hospital Management, Strategies, Concepts, Methods" appears in the 4th edition

The medical scientific publishing company announced the publication of the 4th edition of "Hospital Management, Strategies, Concepts, Methods", in which Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Katharina Klemt-Albert was involved. more...

 
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Excursion to Frankfurt am Main

How is Building Information Modeling implemented in practice? The excursion to Frankfurt am Main on June 9th, 2022 gave the students an insight into the implementation of the BIM method in complex building construction and infrastructure projects, as well as the technical and content-related implementation of BIM. more...

 
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Recent addition to ICoM

We are happy to announce another increase for the ICoM! Hendrik Benz enriches the team infrastructure and construction robotics at ICoM - Institute for Construction Management, Digital Engineering and Robotics in Construction from June 1st, 2022. more...

 
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Visiting the Terhalle company in Ahaus

On May 20th, 2022, the ICoM Institute visited the company Terhalle in Ahaus. The occasion was the exchange around research and practice on the subject of automation and sustainability in timber construction. more...

 
 
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A digital twin for railway bridges

How can the bridge maintenance process be digitized? The consortium of the DiMaRB research project, which has now been successfully completed, addressed this question. As part of the research project, a concept for a digital, intelligent and predictive maintenance strategy was developed. more...

 
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New Support for the ICoM

In April and May, three scientific employees started at the ICoM - Institute for Construction Management, Digital Engineering and Robotics in Construction. Tessa Oberhoff (on the left in the picture), Christophe Kneip (in the middle of the picture) and Anne Zaun (on the right in the picture) are now strengthening our team with their expertise. more...

 
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Official kick-off event of mdfBIM+

The official kick-off event of the new joint research project mdfBIM+ took place on February 9th, 2022. This project is funded by the Federal Ministry for Digital Affairs and Transport (BMDV) with almost 3 million euros as part of the mFUND innovation initiative. more...

 
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Review of The Year 2021

A lot has happened at the ICoM this year. In the Christmas Video you can get an overview of what has been going on this year and what is still to come. The team hopes you enjoy watching and wishes you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. more...

 
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New homepage with new logo

The new logo consists three components and is colored with the classic RWTH May green, which expresses the sustainable orientation of the institute. The contrast in the choice of colors also stands for the freshness and diversity of the entire team. more...

 
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Recent additions to ICoM

We are happy to welcome our new colleagues at the ICoM! The new employees Ms. Kröger and Ms. Hansen ensure organization and order at the institute. In addition, since 01.12. Peter Gölzhäuser the team as a research assistant more...

 
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Green light for the new institute name

Since September 27th, 2021 it's official: The Institute for Construction Management has the new name "Institute for Construction Management, Digital Engineering and Robotics in Construction" (abbreviated: "ICoM", derived from Construction Management). more...

 
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Launch of the new institute

As of August 1st, University Professor Dr.-Ing. Katharina Klemt-Albert took over as head of ICoM at RWTH Aachen University. She succeeds university professor Dr.-Ing. Rainard Osebold, who has led and shaped the institute since 2003 and entered his much-deserved retirement on March 31, 2021. more...

 
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Successful appointment

Professor Klemt-Albert moves from Leibniz Universität Hannover, where she has headed the Institute for Construction Management and Digital Engineering since 2016. Her academic career began with studies in civil engineering at Ruhr University in Bochum. In 2001, she earned a doctorate with honors from the Technical University of Darmstadt in cooperation with Northwestern University/USA. more...