Built Environment

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Built Environment
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    The sustainable mobility transition in the Netherlands calls for LEVs

    More and more Light Electric Vehicles (LEVs) are making their way into the streets these days. These include e-scooters, e-steps, e-bikes and...

    • News
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    Students work on greening neighborhood in Utrecht

    During the Future Green City Student Challenge students from the Built Environment programmes at Hogeschool Utrecht and BUas worked together on a case...

    • Student work
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    Return Ticket to the Campus

    We regularly see alumni returning to the campus, but seldom does it happen behind the wheel of a city bus. Roy Labruijère, a graduate in Mobility, did...

    • Stories
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    Students of Built Environment doing research in Spain

    The Durango City Council and Breda University of Applied Sciences have reached a collaboration agreement for students to develop specific projects to...

    • Student work
  • Building bridges and shaping cities: from Breda to Anyang

    Building bridges and shaping cities: from Breda to Anyang

    From 10 to 24 November, Built Environment and Logistics (ABEL) staff members Letty Zhu, Loek Hellebrekers, Maurizio Scarciglia, Thomas Oorschot, and...

    • Expertise
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    BUas and Arriva extend successful partnership

    With two signatures, the successful cooperation that BUas and Arriva entered into in 2018 was extended for at least a year and a half. With this...

    • Expertise
  • Smart City Monitor

    Smart City Monitor

    Gaining real-time and long-term data-driven insight into visitors and traffic flows in inner cites of Breda and 's-Hertogenbosch

    • Expertise
  • Alumnus Bas van Horne in the running for best thesis award

    Alumnus Bas van Horne in the running for best thesis award

    On 1 November, the best HBO thesis in the field of transport and mobility is awarded at the pre-conference of the Nationaal Verkeerskundecongres. The...

    • Student work
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    CIVITAS Educational Network celebrates its two-year anniversary

    On 4 October, during Urban Mobility Days 2023, CIVITAS Educational Network held its third physical meeting to discuss the network status, past and...

    • Expertise
  • What is the impact of automated vehicles?

    What is the impact of automated vehicles?

    Nowadays, autonomous driving is a hot topic in most of our domains. In logistics, in facility management and in the built environment, the transition...

    • Expertise
  • Car Use: A Matter of Dependency or Choice?

    Car Use: A Matter of Dependency or Choice?

    The research analyses to what extent the higher levels of car use for commuting in the province are a matter of 'dependency' or 'choice'. Results show...

    • Expertise
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    The winner of the Stichting Rho graduation prize is known!

    Yesterday, 13 July 2023, the award ceremony of the Stichting Rho-afstudeerprijs 2023 (Stichting Rho graduation prize) took place. After intensive jury...

    • Student work
  • Fresh Brains: Bellinzona

    Fresh Brains: Bellinzona

    Switzerland served as the backdrop for a transformative week filled with inspiration, collaboration, and personal growth. Partnering with students...

    • Student work
  • Project CIVITAS MUSE Kicks-off in Brussels

    Project CIVITAS MUSE Kicks-off in Brussels

    CIVITAS MUSE is the new Coordination and Support Action of the CIVITAS Initiative. BUas is part of the consortium alongside seven other partner...

    • Expertise
  • You must surely be a bit crazy

    You must surely be a bit crazy

    Mark van Eijk takes the ‘Discover Your World’ of BUas quite literally. After 16 years of teaching, he will now ride to Japan on his motorbike.

    • Stories
  • From 'jungle gym' to logistics

    From 'jungle gym' to logistics

    ‘I didn’t see myself jump over the buck in a gym until I retire...’ I am talking to Leo Kemps, director of Logistics Community Brabant (LCB) for just...

    • Stories
  • All the way to Okotoks

    All the way to Calgary

    For the minor International Urban Redevelopment, Built Environment lecturers Paul van de Coevering and Ineke Spapé travelled to Calgary together with...

    • Student work
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    Innovative mobility solutions showcased in Brno

    Innovative start-ups from Czechia, Slovakia, Israel and Spain inspired representatives of Czech and Slovak municipalities and other urban mobility...

    • Expertise
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    Student Stijn wins CIVITAS Visual Story Competition

    Built Environment student Stijn is one of the winners of CIVITAS Visual Story Competition. In the competition, students were challenged to answer...

    • Student work
  • Freeing Our Future

    Freeing Our Future

    Why American children have become prisoners in their own homes and how a Dutch perspective can help.

    • Student work