Department 34 – Communications, Automation and Energy Management

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Department 34 is responsible for all telephone systems, communications lines and networks (including the passive data network), hazard detection systems, smoke and heat extraction systems, control technology, building management systems, slave clock and time recording systems, energy management including energy consulting as well as processing infrastructure aspects for major equipment requests.


Communications Systems:

Operation of

  • the telephone systems
  • the (passive) data net
  • the fire and burglar alarm systems
  • the slave clock and time recording systems


Further responsibilities:

  • Invoices (telephony, fire department, data lines, various measures)
  • Mobile communications contracts for the administration and central facilities
  • Display and permission changes
  • Internal TU phone book
  • Project support and consulting in construction activities



Operation of

  • measuring and control technology for all operating systems
  • central building control systems with message monitoring
  • SHEV systems


Further responsibilities:

  • Fault-tracking
  • Project support and consulting in construction projects


Project Management:

  • Project management for new construction, renovations and expansions of installations within the responsibility of Department 34
  • Project management for the infrastructural integration of large-scale equipment at TU Braunschweig
  • Specialist project management for construction projects of Division 3

Energy Management / Energy Consulting:

Operation of

  • the energy management system


Further responsibilities:

  • Management / monitoring of energy-related projects
  • Planning and monitoring of internal and external projects in the area of responsibility
  • Media billing
  • Energy cost controlling
  • Analysis of energy consumption
  • Consulting of TU institutions

Department Head

Marcus Baxmann
Phone: +49 531 391-4754

Spielmannstr. 10
38106 Braunschweig