Activity report 2015: challenges and advances of the CSTB
Anticipating the challenges of the future brought by the digital and energy transition, guiding innovative companies with their projects and supporting the improvement of quality in construction: the CSTB is continuing to pursue its policy of openness and modernization to durably improve the living environment of all.
The CSTB wishes you a Happy New Year 2016
As stakeholders in the energy and digital transition, we all strive to improve energy performance, develop renewable energies, create sustainable cities, innovate with digital tools and design and build with BIM. The CSTB is here to guide you in creating the sustainable city. Happy New Year 2016!
Sylvia Pinel at the CSTB stand at Batimat 2015
Tuesday, November 3, Sylvia Pinel, Minister for Housing, Regional Equality and Rural Affairs, inaugurated the Mondial du Bâtiment exhibition and visited the CSTB stand in the presence of Etienne Crépon, President of the CSTB, Bruno Léchevin, President of the ADEME (French Environment and Energy Management Agency), Patrick Liébus, President of the Confederation of Craftsmen and Small Builders (CAPEB), Jacques Chanut, President of the French Building Federation (FFB) and President of three national plans: PACTE (construction quality), PTNB (digital transition) and PRDA (asbestos).
VSEs and SMEs: key players in the performance of buildings and the city of the future
Building-contractor and manufacturer VSEs/SMEs: what is their perception of innovation? The results of the survey conducted by the French Public Opinion Institute (IFOP) for the CSTB reveal that innovation plays a crucial role for 61% of VSEs and SMEs in the construction industry.
CSTB at Batimat, November 2 to 6, 2015
Experience the world of construction with the CSTB. Come and meet the experts to organize your research, assessment and certification steps. Come and see innovative CSTB projects that advance energy and digital transitions, and improve the health and comfort of building users. Events, demonstrations and activities are on the program at this exhibition: a new stage in the evolution of CSTB services for construction professionals.
The new online portal to access technical and regulatory services and all the latest specialized construction news
BATIPÉDIA is the new web portal developed by the CSTB to guide construction professionals in their search for technical, regulatory and specialized news and information. A unique portal, BATIPÉDIA features all of the online resources and services that are crucial for project management: Reef, DTU, calculation software and tools, etc.
BATIMAT 2013: the CSTB mobilized with stakeholders in innovation
Guiding professionals in innovation, particularly SMEs/VSEs; supporting the development of new sectors and advancing energy renovation; incorporating progress in sustainable buildings into neighborhoods and the city... These are some of the specialist areas developed by the CSTB for the Batimat trade show, held last November 4 to 8 in Villepinte. Some highlights of the show: visit by Cécile Duflot, Minister of Housing, Regional Equality and Rural Affairs, on Monday, November 4.