Call for proposals – Eracobuild VDP Call 1

Basic Information

Aim of the joint call The objective for the Eracobuild program Value Driven Processes (VDP) is to increase value for users, clients and society through improvements in productivity, sustainability, meeting of functional requirements, attractiveness of the workforce etc. within the built environment. The program has a process focus through its effort in mapping, analysing and providing ways of change in connection to how the sector is working. The goals can be described as a shift from a technical focus to a user and client focus, from local to global, from craftmanship to industrialisation, from problem focus to innovation, as well as from a fragmented to a structured build up. The long term goal in reduction of investment cost is 30%, while corresponding goals for life cycle cost and time of delivery is 50%. Significant improvements in sustainability, user satisfaction and working environment are also anticipated.
Type of joint call One Stage - Call with no pre-proposals submission
Launch date 05/06/2009
Deadline Full-Proposal 15/09/2009 Submitted proposal: 6
Evaluation End Date 31/12/2009 Successful proposal: n/a Proposals funded: 3
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor technical progress
Call reasons
  • Sharing competences and associated work
  • Addressing global issues
  • Access to expertise from different countries
  • Addressing specific scientific and technological issues
Research fields
  • Energy
  • Information and communication technologies
  • Industrial production
  • Services
Type of research
  • Applied Research
Target groups
  • Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)
  • Public Research Organisations (PROs)
  • Private and Semi-private Research and Technology Organisations (RTOs)
  • SME (Small and Medium Enterprises)
  • Large Corporations
Participating networks n/a

Organisations Participating

No participating organisations found.