Research & Development

CoBe Cost Benefits of Integrated Design

This project investigates the effects of Integrated Design on the success of a project (LCC).

Project Information
Research Partner Vienna University of Technology
Research Objective Investigation of the effects of Integrated Design on LCC
Period2010 – 2013
Project Team Michael Haugeneder

The objective of the research project CoBe was to investigate the effects of Integrated Design in comparison with a more conventional design approach (individual award of the design services) for a wide range of building types (buildings meeting the demands of the building regulations in terms of energy, low-energy buildings, green buildings).

The project was developed in partnership with Vienna University of Technology and took a close look at ten major projects in the Vienna Region.


Definition of integrated needs planning
Definition of the integrated project start phase
Definition of operational start (Commissioning)
Definition of chance management planning
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