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Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, 2015/04/22 - On April 23 and 24, technical experts and players from the construction industry will meet at the German construction industry conference "Deutscher Bautechnik-Tag 2015" in Düsseldorf - HOCHTIEF.com.
Under the motto "Cities and regions in Transformation - Challenges for society and Engineering", the two-day conference offers a total of around 1,200 participants the possibility to exchange ideas about current construction engineering solutions and innovation.
At various technical meetings, HOCHTIEF (hochtief.com) will this year report about technical innovations again and is represented as exhibitor in the accompanying technical exhibition.
On Thursday, April 23, 2015, Boris Klass of HOCHTIEF Engineering will speak at the expert forum "Major Projects". With his presentation on steel structure construction at the Elbe Philharmonic Hall, he will end the technical meeting taking place from 4:30 to 6 pm.
At a technical meeting held at the same time on "Life-cycle approach and sustainability", Hans Fritsche, HOCHTIEF PPP Solutions, will present a concept on the empirical assessment and optimization of the life cycle of construction elements within the framework of PPP projects.
On Friday, April 24, 2015, HOCHTIEF ViCon Managing Director Dirk Schaper will open the expert forum "Building Information Modeling" with his presentation on "Effects of BIM on the planning and implementation of major projects - Are we on the brink of a new era?". The event from 9 to 10:10 am. will be moderated by HOCHTIEF Engineering‘s General Manager Professor Hansgeorg Balthaus.
HOCHTIEF‘s urban district development "Düsseldorf le Flair" will be the destination of an excursion on Friday, April 24, 2015 from 2:30 to 5:30 pm. Here the main focus will be on the urban development backgrounds to this conversion project on the grounds of a former freight yard in North Rhine-Westphalia‘s state capital.