You will find in this section of the website the public reports, articles and news of QUANTUM project.
AMEV Technical Monitoring Guidelines 2017
April 06, 2018
This official recommendation of the German government defines the process from design planning to commissioning and operation with a clear and precise tender document. It specifically addresses builders and managers of public buildings, to whom it provides informative contents about Technical Monitoring services per building phase as well as working documents for tenders’ specifications.
December 15, 2017
The forth newsletter of QUANTUM project is available here.
June 12, 2017
The third newsletter of QUANTUM project is available here.
December 2, 2016
The second newsletter of QUANTUM project is available here.
Report on state-of-the-art of quality management
August 9, 2016
This report creates a comprehensive data base of how quality management is currently used within construction projects in Europe by summarizing relevant existing guidelines, laws and services. You can find additional information on the report and its full version here.
July 7, 2016
The first newsletter of QUANTUM project is available here.
First Press Release
July 7, 2016
You can download the first Press Release of QUANTUM here.
Closing the gaps: the experts' feedback from CLIMA 2016
May 24, 2016
Interesting debates followed QUANTUM workshop at World Congress CLIMA 2016, and the organisers collected feedback from the audience through an on-site poll.
A Review of Systems and Technologies for Smart Homes and Smart Grids
May 7, 2016
This review article, published by the journal "Energies", explains the concept of the smart home and the advent of the smart grid, then goes on to investigate technologies and systems for smart homes today available on the market, pointing out their advantages and disadvantages. Additional information on the article and its full version are available here.
Guidelines and user contracts for data protection
March 31, 2016
Within the QUANTUM prioject, the Comfortmeter survey tool provides essential management information to improve the physical comfort in an office building, including also some aspects of personal nature of the respondent. The guidelines and user contracts adopted to guarantee data protection are defined in this document.
Guidelines and process structure for quality management
March 31, 2016
Building are unique products that are constructed individually where quality assurance and continuous improvement is a bigger challenge. This short report describes the generic process structure, approaches and tools support which will be used within QUANTUM project to tackle this issue.
ANNOUNCEMENT: Workshop "Technical Monitoring in building service systems"
e7 organizes a workshop to introduce Technical Monitoring in building service systems.
Date: Tuesday, April 17th, 2018, 13:00 - 17:00
Venue: Wohnprojekt - Room A, Krakauer Str. 19/45, 1020 Vienna, Austria
German Guidelines on Technical Monitoring of buildings now available in English
QUANTUM cooperation with AMEV working group led to the publication of an English version of AMEV TMon guidelines. This translation is an asset for scaling up the good practices of Quality Management beyond the German market.
QUANTUM at the REHVA seminar at Light+Building 2018
QUANTUM project coordinator Stefan Plesser was a guest speaker at the REHVA seminar "Smart buildings & digitalisation in the new EPBD"