Department of Civil and Structural Engineering
Sir Frederick Mappin Building
Managing EU-funded projects
The Marie Curie Initial Training Network endure started in October 2013 and included 14 partner institutions from 11 European countries. The aim of the network was to train a new generation of researchers in the use of advanced composites for construction so as to develop and maintain a critical mass...
Action TU1207 leverages the already large amount of work carried out on the use of composite reinforcement for structural applications by individual research teams and existing learned groups. Action TU1207 was established in 2013 and operated until 2017. During these four years the Action aimed: to coordinate European research in...
Anagennisi: Innovative Use of all Tyre Components in Concrete An estimated one billion tyres are discarded each year. Post-Consumer tyre arisings for EU countries (2010) are 3.4M tonnes per year. At the moment nearly 50% of all recycled tyres/components still end up as fuel, in low grade applications or in...