Details

Architect B.A.G.
Developer PATRONATO MUNICIPAL DE LA VIVIENDA
Builder DRAGADOS
Location BARCELONA – SPAIN
Cost 12.184.000 €
Area 16.613 m2
Design 2005 – 2006
Construction 2008 – 2009

Description

The building is built with a basement that occupy almost all the site, a ground floor and an attic that contain municipal services like a civic center, a music school and vegetable garden. From the first floor appear all the apartments and the ensemble is divided in different volumes of different height (between 5 and 8 floors).​ ​

Given the dimension of the building will be placed different expansion joints, some of them coincidental with the limits of the property so the building remain divided in 5 blocs. The typology of the concrete is deep using piles because of the low capacity of the site on the stratus next to the basement. About the contention, it has been built with screens because of the big number of adjacent edifications of considerable height on all the site.​ ​

Prize: FAD 2011​

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