Sustainable building technologies for economy class housing

Sustainable building technologies for economy class housing


supported by the Russian Ministry of Education and Science (Resolution No. 218 of the Government of the Russian Federation)

Project goal

Research, develop, test and integrate into mass-production the sustainable building technologies for an earthquake-resistant and energy-efficient multi-storey building based on framed universal prefabricated systems.

Project partners

  • Tomsk Building Company, JSC (TDSK), Tomsk, Russia.
  • Tomsk State University of Architecture and Building, Tomsk, Russia.
  • Research Institute of Building Physics of Russian Academy of Architecture and Construction Science, Moscow, Russia.
  • Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics IBP, Stuttgart, Germany.
  • Institute of Information and Communication Technologies at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria. 


€14,284 mln., including subsidies €7,145 mln. The project’s duration is 3 years.

Anticipated project results

  • 10-15% reduction of used building materials
  • 40 % reduction of energy consumption
  • earthquake resistance up to a magnitude of 8 
  • new technologies of lightweight concrete with high-performance
  • automated building management systems
  • more than 400 000 m² of housing
  • 195 young scientists and researchers in the project
  • 3 115 workplaces
  • 3 mln. m² of housing from 2016-2020