Overview of EPD-requirements & further execution of LCA’s based on requirements

  Period: 2017 – 2018 Work 3E supported a building component manufacturer in three steps with regard to the renewal of the Environmental Product Declarations of 3 of its products. First, we provided an overview of several european EPD requirements. Then we performed 3 Life-Cycle Analysis from Cradle to Grave. Eventually 3E reported the results[…]

Feasibility study for the development of multi-criteria panel for buildings

Client:  Eternit (ETEX GROUP) and Unilin (MOHAWK GROUP) Period:  2011 – 2012 Team:  3E, Th!nk E Work The subject of this feasibility study is to investigate the technical and economic feasibility of a multi-criteria panel to realise a substantial improvement of the existing building stock. This would allow the partners, i.e. Eternit, Unilin and 3E,[…]

Unique opportunity to boost your R&D in collaboration with other building technology manufacturers

  Client:  VLAIO Period:  2016 – 2018 Team:  WTCB-CSTC, 3E, Wood.be Work The cluster aims at identifying manufacturers, architects, engineering offices, contractors, financial institutions, federations, etc. within the building sector in Flanders, and match their complementarity in terms of industrialisation and automatization of the construction process. The main objective of the cluster is to develop[…]

Renson – Product R&D support

  Client:  Renson Period:  2015 – Present Work 3E assessed the performance of a residential demand controlled extract ventilation system with an air-to-water heat pump (so called E+ system) by the use of dynamic simulations. A real life test case was set up by Renson to validate results. The ventilation system automatically controls extracted air[…]


De Duurzame Wijk – Waregem

  Client:  Wienerberger Location:  Waregem, Belgium Period:  2011-2016 Team:  Wienerberger, Eribo, Wielfaert architecten, 3E Work With ‘De Duurzame Wijk’, 3E is participating in a pioneer project: a NZEB neighbourhood where affordability is a must and in line with Belgian building tradition. ‘De Duurzame Wijk’ is a project supported by Wienerberger. 3E guides Wienerberger during design,[…]