206.283 Technical Building Equipment
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

... to get an overview of the formal and legal bases. You can also classify the new requirements from ESG.

... to know the physical basics of building technology.

... to know the essential technical building equipment with its parts and the interaction of the trades.

... to monitor and critically question the planning of the trades.

... to know the essential new technologies in the field of buildings such as IoT, Big Data, ....

... to know the importance and strategic direction of FM.

... to know the influence of design and building technology on the life cycle.

Subject of course

Part A: Basics

Formal Basics

  • Legal requirements (EU and Austria)
  • ESG taxonomy
  • OIB Guidelines
  • Essential norms

Physical basics

  • Energy (balance and transformation)
  • Ventilation basics
  • Thermal engineering basics
  • Acoustic fundamentals
  • Electrotechnical basics facility management and LCC

Facility management basics

  • Life cycle considerations
  • IT systems in use
  • Data formats and data exchange
  • Sustainable energy supply

Part B: Detailed planning (methods and practical application)

Emerging Technologies

  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Big data
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Robotics
  • Augmented and virtual reality
  • IoT ecosystem

Water and plumbing

  • Water supply
  • Drinking water and process water (grey water)
  • Drainage systems
  • Sanitary planning
  • Drainage systems and pipes
  • Extinguishing water systems
  • Rainwater seepage systems

Heating, ventilation and cooling

  • Energy sources
  • Heating load determination
  • Plant dimensioning
  • Ventilation concepts and systems
  • Ventilation system design
  • Cooling load determination
  • Refrigeration systems and supply
  • Ventilation and air conditioning systems
  • Component activation

Electrical Engineering and Control

  • AC and three-phase technology
  • Installation technology
  • Protection concepts
  • Switching and protection devices
  • Measurements in electrical systems
  • Building automation
  • Energy conversion
  • Electrical switchgear

Teaching methods

Blended learning: The lecture takes place as a mix of on-site lectures, e-learning and feedback units.

Mode of examination




Course dates

Tue09:00 - 10:0018.10.2022Sem.R. DB gelb 05 B Kick-Off 206.283 Technische Gebäudeausstattung
Tue09:00 - 12:0029.11.2022Seminarraum CF 01 53 Feedback & Fragen zu Smart Buildings
Wed09:00 - 12:0030.11.2022Seminarraum CF 01 53 Physikalische Grundlagen
Tue09:00 - 12:0013.12.2022Seminarraum CF 01 53 Wasser und Sanitär
Tue09:00 - 12:0020.12.2022 Zoom-Link in TUWEL (LIVE)Heizung, Lüftung und Kühlung
Wed09:00 - 12:0011.01.2023Seminarraum CF 01 53 Facility Management, Life Cycle Management, ESG
Wed09:00 - 12:0018.01.2023Seminarraum CF 01 53 Rechtliche Grundlagen

Examination modalities

Case study + Mündliche Prüfung



DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Mon - 27.01.2025oral13.11.2024 12:00 - 24.01.2025 23:00TISS206.283 Technische Gebäudeausstattung

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
28.09.2022 12:00 24.11.2022 23:59

Registration modalities

Die Anmeldung erfolgt über TISS. 

Bei Fragen wenden Sie sich bitte per Email an lva@ifm.tuwien.ac.at 


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