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Green Integrated Structural Elements for Retrofitting and New Construction of Buildings

Deliverables

Validation report on thermal and acoustic performance

Report detailing the thermal and acoustic properties of the individual layers and assembled panel

Structural and safety performance report

Report detailing the structural performance of the panel as well as adherence with overall fire and safety standards

LCA, LCC, CBA, LCSA

Life Cycle Analysis with economic, social and energy considerations of the supply chain and cost-benefit analysis

Functionality report

Report detailing the performance of the panel in terms of aes-thetics, photocatalytic activity, textural comfort and Green Wall performance

Roadmap for ETV with Green INSTRUCT technologies

The “Statement of Verification”, gained with the ETV process can be beneficial for further exploitation. The roadmap will be described here.

Demonstration site preparation report

Report detailing the required preparations for the demonstrations sites

End user requirements

Occupant and end user social, economic, environmental and performance related requirements Specifications on integrated and individual components

Green INSTRUCT business plan

Plan towards the commercialization of the Green IN-STRUCT product

Report on additional CDWs

Report detailing CDWs with highest technical and economic interests apart from those covered in the project

Extruded aluminium elements

Extruded elements that will be assembled to produce the structural frame

Polymer recovery report

Report detailing the recovery process for exploitable polymers and subsequent processing into pellets

TESTCELL demonstration report

Report on the demonstrations conducted at the TestCell site

Processed raw materials as precursors for synthesizing geopolymer matrix

Processed red bricks, gypsum, glass and clay for utilization in synthesizing geopolymers. Optimized processing and formulations.

Structural adhesives with integrated CDW

Structural adhesives with integrated CDW (fibres, PU etc.)

SANNIO demonstration report

Report on the demonstrations conducted at the University of Sannio site

CDW recycling process

Process for recycling, transporting, distributing and storing identified valuable CDWs

5-minute Video of Green INSTRUCT Trials

A 5-minute video detailing the achievements of the project, uploaded on the website, social media and sent to TV channels

Assembled prototype panel

Green INSTRUCT prototype panel featuring all of the components

Project Website

A project website will be developed and also continuously updated with project progress information.

Data management plan

The plan will describe ways to manage all research data, and metadata, during and after the project duration.

Publications

Valorization of Brick and Glass CDWs for the Development of Geopolymers Containing More Than 80% of Wastes

Author(s): Dimitris Kioupis, Aggeliki Skaropoulou, Sotirios Tsivilis, Glikeria Kakali
Published in: Minerals, Issue 10/8, 2020, Page(s) 672, ISSN 2075-163X
DOI: 10.3390/min10080672

Solidification of waste excavation clay using reactive magnesia, quicklime, sodium carbonate and early-age oven curing

Author(s): Shaoqin Ruan, Shuang Liang, Gediminas Kastiukas, Weiping Zhu, Xiangming Zhou
Published in: Construction and Building Materials, Issue 258, 2020, Page(s) 120333, ISSN 0950-0618
DOI: 10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2020.120333

The application of experimental design models in order to optimize the synthesis of geopolymers

Author(s): Dimitris Kioupis, Aggeliki Skaropoulou, Sotiris Tsivilis, Glikeria Kakali
Published in: MATEC Web of Conferences, Issue 149, 2018, Page(s) 01029, ISSN 2261-236X
DOI: 10.1051/matecconf/201814901029

Alkali leaching control of construction and demolition waste based geopolymers

Author(s): Dimitris Kioupis, AggelikiSkaropoulou, Sotiris Tsivilis, GlikeriaKakali
Published in: MATEC Web of Conferences, Issue 149, 2018, Page(s) 01064, ISSN 2261-236X
DOI: 10.1051/matecconf/201814901064

Sustainable Calcination of Magnesium Hydroxide for Magnesium Oxychloride Cement Production

Author(s): Gediminas Kastiukas, Xiangming Zhou, Babar Neyazi, Kai Tai Wan
Published in: Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, Issue 31/7, 2019, Page(s) 04019110, ISSN 0899-1561
DOI: 10.1061/(asce)mt.1943-5533.0002786

Environmental Assessment of Magnesium Oxychloride Cement Samples: A Case Study in Europe

Author(s): Gediminas Kastiukas, Shaoqin Ruan, Cise Unluer, Shuang Liang, Xiangming Zhou
Published in: Sustainability, Issue 11/24, 2019, Page(s) 6957, ISSN 2071-1050
DOI: 10.3390/su11246957

Development of precast geopolymer concrete via oven and microwave radiation curing with an environmental assessment

Author(s): Gediminas Kastiukas, Shaoqin Ruan, Shuang Liang, Xiangming Zhou
Published in: Journal of Cleaner Production, Issue 255, 2020, Page(s) 120290, ISSN 0959-6526
DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.120290

Green Integrated Structural Elements for Retrofitting and New Construction of Buildings

Author(s): G Kastiukas, X Zhou
Published in: IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, Issue 660, 2019, Page(s) 012074, ISSN 1757-899X
DOI: 10.1088/1757-899x/660/1/012074

Waste Glass Reuse in Foamed Alkali-Activated Binders Production: Technical and Environmental Assessment

Author(s): Shaoqin Ruan, Gediminas Kastiukas, Shuang Liang, Xiangming Zhou
Published in: Frontiers in Materials, Issue 7, 2020, ISSN 2296-8016
DOI: 10.3389/fmats.2020.581358

Development of green building materials through alkali activation of industrial wastes and by-products.

Author(s): D. Kioupis, S. Tsivilis, G. Kakali (NTUA)
Published in: Issue 11th PanHellenic Scientific Conference of Chemical Engineering proceedings, 2017
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1438295

Valorization of CDWs through Geopolymerization

Author(s): D. Kioupis, A. Gaitanis, A. Skaropoulou, S. Tsivilis, G. Kakali
Published in: Issue 11th Panhellenic Scientific Conference of Chemical Engineering proceedings, http://www.11pesxm.gr, 2017
DOI: 105281/zenodo.1438263

Construction and Demolition Wastes as Resources for the Development of Green Building Materials

Author(s): D. Kioupis, A. Skaropoulou, S. Tsivilis, G. Kakali
Published in: Issue 5th International Conference on Sustainable Solid Waste Management proceedings,http://athens2017.uest.gr/, 2017
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1438270