Sustainable by design 2050

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Pile Up Quellengarten

Pile Up Quellengarten

Photographer: Johannes Marburg, Genf

Pile Up Quellengarten

Photographer: Johannes Marburg, Genf

Pile Up Quellengarten

Photographer: Johannes Marburg, Genf

Pile Up Quellengarten

Photographer: Johannes Marburg, Genf

Pile Up Quellengarten

Photographer: Johannes Marburg, Genf

Pile Up Quellengarten

Photographer: Johannes Marburg, Genf

Pile Up Quellengarten
Pile Up Quellengarten
Pile Up Quellengarten

Photographer: Johannes Marburg, Genf

Pile Up Quellengarten
Pile Up Quellengarten

Photographer: Johannes Marburg, Genf

Architect
Zapco Ltd. AG, Basel/Zug togehter with Zwimpfer Partner Architekten, Basel/Zürich
Engineers/Specialists
Lüem AG, Basel (structural engineer), Selmoni Ingenieur AG, Basel (electrical engineer), Klima AG, Basel (Heating + ventilation), Haldemann, Basel (sanitary engineer)
Location
Western Europe - Switzerland - 4310 Rheinfelden
Climate Zone
temperate
Design status
build
Date of completion
2007
Type
Housing
Site area (m²)
3289
Footprint (m²)
921
GFA (m²)
3468
NFA (m²)
2942
NFA/GFA
0.848
Density
1.054
Gross Volume (GV) (m³)
13695
Building Costs
7200000 CHF
Building Costs / m² GFA
2076.125
Building Costs / m² NFA
2447.315
Building Costs / m³ GV
525.739
Cooling / Heating-System

Floor Heating

Use of renewable ressources - low tech
natural cross ventilation, use of high thermal mass
Key Sustainability aspects
accessability for disabled, integrated planning process, participation of users in planning process, low cost design, use of innovative design tools
Sustainability rated
Passive House
Social and ethical responsibility

High quality of architectural space and daylight situation as defined "Product" - adaptable for different target groups.

Ressource efficiency and environmental impact

Architectural spaciousness in urban density - instead of urban sprawl.

Economic lifecycle perfomance

Contextual performance and impact

Pile Up is an urban housing type that combines the qualities of a single family home with those of a single storey urban apartment. Pile Up offers the differentiation of spatial experiences by means of different ceiling heights. Further projects: Pile Up am Rhein / Rheinfelden, Pile Up Baarerstrasse / Zug, Pile Up am Neuhuserwald / Neuhausen a. Rhf.