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MRB urban and residential plan
Caldogno (VI)
A sub-urban complex composed of different settings: a notable old traditional rural house with annexes and an industry in the yards. This business have to move away because of urban regulation. Rural fields and water presence mainly characterize the context. The project aims the requalification of the business office area, marked by a polluted field, examines both the historical restoration, considering the original features, and the new settle as part of a new urban entity. All new buildings are oriented North to South. This area will be reclaimed and the same field will be used to reborn the ground. The project considers to create water basins under the new residential buildings. The construction is made by a wooden structure with a very thick foundation beam system. The form of the new residential district is based on studying the different types of houses and their sizes.