Materials and Construction

Research activities of the Department Materials and Construction

ETA Factory (c)
ETA Factory

The aim of the ETA Factory is an energy efficient factory for interdisciplinary technology and application research. Within the framework of this project a representative production facility for metal processing will be planned, built and operated. The model factory serves as a demonstration building, where it is possible to perform research in a realistic manner.

Margarethenhöhe Essen (c)
Margarethenhöhe Essen

In the joint research project "Energy efficient housing districts by sustainable concepts for historic buildings - Energy optimized Quarter Margarethenhöhe Essen (EnQM)" an energetic optimization of historic districts made by energetic retrofitting, innnovative building technology and smart networking of electric thermal and digital systems can be shown.

HomeSkin - Thinner Insulation Systems


Wall-Ace - Novel Wall Insulation Systems



Harald Garrecht
Prof. Dr.-Ing.

Harald Garrecht


Christian Baumert

Christian Baumert

Senior Research Engineer

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