November 2008 and stille going on
Country / City: Ethiopie / Addis Ababa
Functions: Coordinating engineer, Material developper, General advisor
Three sustainable buildings (covered area 15.000 m2) for vistors center, congres facilities, laboraties and offices. Development Adobe, Glued Laminated Timber, round timber frame roof structures, green (climate friendly) roofs, sewage autonomy with helophyte filters, PV for electricity, water autonomy, etc.
Client: Gullele Botanic Garden
In cooperation with: Synergy International Brussel, ABBA architect Addis Ababa
Tools: Laboratory and field tests on adobe, timber concrete floors and GLT beams.