The second call for proposals seeks to address two key topics and three research challenges:
1) Improving Cost-effectiveness of Underground Developments
Challenge 1: To reduce cost of underground developments by 50% through innovations in:
- Underground excavation and temporary supports and
- Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) works (e.g. fire protection, safety, mechanical ventilation, etc.)
while maintaining, or even reducing, recurrent and maintenance costs.
2) Improving Human Comfort & Well-being and Enhancing Environmental Resilience
Challenge 2: To reduce ambient temperature by 4°C of residential housing estates.
Challenge 3: To reduce ambient noise levels by 10 dBA in residential housing estates while maintaining natural ventilation.
Thank you for your interest. The Call is closed.