Ghent University

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25 Sint-Piertersnieuwstraat, Ghent, 9000 Belgium


UGent is one of the major universities in Belgium, and top 100 worldwide. DuraBUILDmaterials and i-KNOW are both innovation clusters within Ghent University. The DuraBUILDmaterials cluster targets the construction sector with technologies for durable building materials and structures. i-KNOW drives industrial innovation in Intelligent Information Processing in diverse markets using an integrated, multi-disciplinary approach.

Thematic priorities:

  • Resource & materials efficiency

Involved in

Resource & materials efficiency

URBCON - By-products for sustainable concrete in the urban environment

Reducing the use of raw materials and the CO2 emissions from construction and maintenance of buildings and infrastructure in cities.

Status: ongoing

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