FORT V

Production of 19.000 compressed earth blocks for the construction of a regional house in the Fort V of the municipality of Edegem. The compressed earth blocks were used for loadbearing walls and arcs, and have a compressive strength of 4,2 MPa.

 

PRODUCTS/SERVICES

Brickette + Specialkes

 

LOCATION

Edegem, Belgique


ARCHITECT

BC architects & studies

 

STRUCTURAL ENGINEER

UTIL structuurstudies

 

CLIENT

Gemeente Edegem (public)

 

CONTRACTOR

Leemniscaat

 

TECHNIQUES

19 000 load bearing compressed earth blocks

 

CONCEPT

2015

 

PHOTOS

Thomas Noceto