Running R&D project

Research Institute for Building Materials is currently solving 9 research projects (Ministry of Industry and Trade; Ministry of the Interior; Technology Agency of the Czech Republic and Czech Science Foundation).

Ministry of Industry and Trade projects

  • EG15_019/0005058 “Composite i-korb“ (2016-2018 (2020))
  • FV30150 “New composite materials for restoration of buildings of 20th century architecture“ (2018-2020)
  • FV30414 “Processing of secondary raw materials from limestone mining and production of lime for their use as new products“ (2018-2020)
  • FV40038 “The development of new innovative units combined with the newly developed progressive technology for the production of lightweight artificial aggregates from silicate materials“ (2019-2021)

Technology Agency projects

  • TREND 1 programme no. FW01010355 “Development of automated technology for production of high-tech new generation composite pressure receptacles“ (2020-2022)
  • TREND 1 programme no. FW01010031 “Ultra high performance fibre reinforced concrete elements for architectural purposes“ (2020-2023)
  • TREND 1 programme no. FW01010021 “Means for ballistic protection enhancement of vehicles and critical infrastructure“ (2020-2024)

Ministry of the Interior

  • VI3VS/737 “Restraint systems designed to stop trucks“ (07/2019-2022)

Czech Science Foundation projects

  • 19-05762S “Hydration and performance of reactive belite-rich cements“ (2019-2021)


Selected past R&D project

Ministry of Industry and Trade projects

  • FV10120 “Constructions based on wood and wood aglomerates for transport infrastructure“ (2016-2019)
  • FV10304 “Utilization of heating plant slag in the production of concrete prefabricated elements“ (2016-2019)
  • FV10297 “Active system of roof covering reducing the energy consumption of buildings“ (2016-2019)
  • PT03/304 “Broadening of research and development into the field of thermal processes and ceramic syntheses“ (2012-2014)
  • FR-TI1/404 “Lightweight fibre-cement composite elements“ (05/2009-2013)
  • FR-TI1/216 “Fire resistant composites made with special technology with secondary raw materials“ (2009-2012)
  • FT-TA3/026 “Dosing optimization of alternative fuels with high content of P2O5 during cement production“ (2006-2010)
  • FI-IM5/027 “Optimization and controlling of properties of special sorts of lime and its calcium hydrates for the special use“ (2008-2010)
  • FI-IM4/068 “Research of the new fibre cement nonautoclaved great size products of the high quality in Czech Wood Plants Prague, j.s.c., plant Černousy“ (2007-2010)
  • FI-IM5/161 “New conception of prefabricated building elements of fibre-cement sheets by ČDZ Praha, a.s. for wood constructions and low-power houses“ (2008-2010)
  • FI-IM3/053 “Research on the expansion of the production of finely ground secondary raw materials for the use in hydraulic binders“ (2006-2009)
  • FT-TA/018 “Concrete foundations protection against biocorrosion“ (2004-2007)
  • FD-K/026 “Anorganic building materials resistant against biological degradation“ (2001-2003)

Technology Agency projects

  • TE02000162 “Centre of advanced materials and technologies for protection and safety enhancement“ (2014-2019), website
  • TH02010085 “Development of fibre-cement sheets with relief structure and complex technology innovation“ (2017-2019)
  • TJ01000158 “Ecological treatment of industrial wastes by hydrothermal method“ (2017-2019)
  • TJ01000257 “Measurement of material properties at high strain rates using the Split Hopkinson pressure bar method“ (2018-2019)
  • TA04020835 “Hydraulic binders based on waste materials“ (2014-2017) – project participant
  • TA01010975 “Blast resistant systems applied for citizens protection“ (2011-2014) – project participant

Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports projects

  • 1M06005 “Integration research center of inorganic composites“ (2006-2011)
  • 1M06007 “Research centre for integrated system development concerning utilisation of by-products of energy resource mining and processing“ (2006-2011) – project participant
  • MSM 2623251101 “Research ecological treatment of industrial waste materials (2004-2010)
  • E!3824 INWASCOMP “From industrial waste to commercial products“ (2007-2010)

Czech Science Foundation projects

  • 16-08959J “Research and development of highly-reactive low-energy cements based on the belite stabilized foreign ions“ (2016-2018) – international project (Bauhaus University Weimar)
  • GAP104/10/0910 “Abatement of CO2 emissions in the firing process of binders based on calcium carbonate“ (2010-2012) – project participant
  • 103/09/0721 “The research on the hydraulic activation possibilities of dicalciumsilicate by sulphate anions“ (2009-2011)
  • 103/03/0064 “The influence of belite clinker formation kinetics on the hydraulic activity of belite cement“ (2003-2005)
  • 103/03/0506 “Composition, properties, characterization and utilization of activated clay minerals for the preparation of composites for special using“ (2003-2005)