Course Details

Technology of Constructions 2

Academic Year 2024/25

BWA003 course is part of 3 study plans

BPC-SI / S Winter Semester 4th year

BKC-SI Winter Semester 4th year

BPA-SI Winter Semester 4th year

Course Guarantor


Language of instruction

Czech, English


4 credits



Forms and criteria of assessment

course-unit credit and examination

Offered to foreign students

To offer to students of all faculties

Course on BUT site


13 weeks, 2 hours/week, elective


1. Assembly processes. Assembly of buildings from prefabricated reinforced concrete components. Principles of the production, transportation and storage of prefabricated components. Assembly procedures. 2. Assembly of steel structures. Production of structural elements, principles of haulage and storage. Optimisation of assembly methods and procedures. 3. Introduction to issues concerned with interior and finishing processes. Sequence of individual processes, their relationships and coordination. 4. Principles of constructing dividing walls using masonry or glass blocks, or assembled segments/ skeletons. 5. Installation processes. Construction of interior sewage systems. Water and central heating distribution systems. Installation of inner gas duct and air handling distribution systems. 6. Insulation of buildings against water, heat, noise, vibration and chemicals. Flow-charts, readiness for construction, relationships, quality control, tests. 7. Assembly of items for the filling of openings – windows, door panels, locksmith’s products, built-in furniture, etc. Readiness for construction, working procedures, types of anchoring. 8. Surface treatments for building structures – interior and external plasterwork, types, flow-charts. 9. External thermal insulation cladding technology, systems, flow-charts. Quality conditions. 10. Execution of interior and external linings, systems, technical procedures, requirements for construction readiness. 11. Construction of ceiling soffits. Systems, readiness of the base, technical procedures. Time requirements. 12. Laying of floors and paving. Types, material variants. Working procedures, requirements for technical breaks. 13. Paints and coatings for walls, timber and steel structures. Types of paint and coating materials, their classification and applicability.


13 weeks, 2 hours/week, compulsory


1.–3. Assembly of precast reinforced concrete frame system, designing the composition of such a system and listing its elements, assembly procedure, selection of an assembly crane, work aids, composition of work crews, temporal progression of work. 4.–6. Interior distribution systems, technical documentation (water, sewage systems, electricity). Preparedness for construction, material selection, execution procedure. 7.–9. Application of interior plastering, preparedness for construction, utilised materials, work crew composition, mechanical equipment and work tools. Execution procedure, time schedule for carrying out interior plastering on the structure in question. 10.–12. Floor laying, selection of floor surfaces, preparedness for construction, listing materials, work tools and aids, working procedures. 13. Assessment of completed tasks, defence of proposed solutions, credit.