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Frankfurt Research Institute for Architecture • Civil Engineering • Geomatics

The Frankfurt Research Institute for Architecture • Civil Engineering • Geomatics stands for applied research into sustainable planning and construction in the Frankfurt Rhine-Main area.

With its planning- and construction-related disciplines, the Frankfurt Research Institute for  Architecture • Civil Engineering • Geomatics holds special social responsibility for sustainable  structural development of the urban and rural spaces in this area as well as for the well-being of the people living there. Application-oriented research provides a basis for resource-efficient planning and development combined with the creation of an attractive built environment.

Interdisciplinary research is one of the most important attributes of the team of scientists working together at the Frankfurt Research Institute for Architecture • Civil Engineering • Geomatics.

Such cooperation is reflected in the wide range of research areas:

  1. Resource efficiency in planning, construction and utilization
  2. Renewable energies
  3. Sustainable planning regarding towns, countryside, infrastructure and mobility
  4. Data management in planning and construction
  5. Interdisciplinary approaches to design, planning and utilization