DUOPUU is collaborating with Enrico Molteni Architecture office in the design of a new kindergarten made out of engineered wood and organic/bio based building materials, interpreting the curvilinear shapes of Enrico Molteni’s project in an unconventional wooden building using standard and certified elements. First prize Competition / Design: Enrico Molteni Architecture / Status: on-going / Total surface: 1700 sqm / Drawings and pictures by Enrico Molteni.
DUOPUU is providing the technical consultancy for the executive design of a new net-zero emission small educational workshop designed by Atelier delle Verdure – architecture & landscape studio. The new building entirely made out of CLT structural panels will be almost-100% natural, renewable, recyclable and reusable. The architectural components will be based on certified low embodied carbon materials: cork and wood fibers for the insulate panels and prefabricated cross laminated timber panels for the structures. Moreover, the project is working on ensuring a minimum environmental impact for the construction phases and for the entire lifespan of the building. [Concept and design: Atelier delle Verdure; co-design and works management: DUOPUU; client: private; status: on-going / Render by Atelier delle Verdure]
DUOPUU has collaborated with Enrico Molteni Architecture office in the design of a new kindergarten entirely made out of engineered wood and organic/bio based building materials. DUOPUU has interpreted the curvilinear shapes of Enrico Molteni’s project, transforming them into light weight curved timber-frame walls with special natural infill insulation and insulating coat. DUOPUU has worked with TimberTech, a company expert in timber construction’s structural analysis in order to design an unconventional wooden building using standard and certified elements. [1st prize Competition; status: on-going; total surface: 1000 sqm]. Design: Enrico Molteni Architecture / Wooden architecture: DUOPUU / Timber construction: TimberTech / Landscape: RSL Landscape / Graphics: Vitali Studio / Technical installations: Consult Engineering / Educational and pedagogical content: Reggio Children / Drawings and pictures by Enrico Molteni.