how to use your building

Like any other commodity product, buildings are operated, and they function better and last longer if their users understand them correctly. The building owner’s manual contains the information required for the operation, maintenance, transformation and even demolition of a building.

the philosophy of experimental design

Markets work in a simple manner: we design and build products that satisfy the demands of our society. In this age defined by the access to information, users are more aware of what they need and they want. Sustainability, flexibility and creation of value are common requests in any architectural brief these days. Experimentation is […]

sustainable natural ventilation

Sustainable design is not complete without natural ventilation. Rather than using mechanical means, fresh air is supplied into the indoor spaces and removed through a differential in temperature and wind forces. Natural ventilation aids in the cooling loads of the building’s total energy use and has an overall impact on the return on investment.

arquia proxima 2012

architecture against noise

nature in architecture: choosing the right tree

net-zero waste in construction

city roots

everything under the sun

plug and play

building products for sustainable design

using authentic eco-friendly building products


building services

key elements of the contemporary urban language

self-fab house

precast concrete advantages

lighting study

site analysis

Harvest Home awarded by the IaaC

construction systems

conservation and urban diversity