Designs, Volume 2, Issue 3 (September 2018) – 15 articles
Cover Story (view full-size image): The Working Space research project led to the development an innovative, modular and prefabricated timber construction system specifically adapted to the vertical extension of office buildings. The wooden components are all adjustable to the different static systems and structural grids of existing buildings. The envelope is based on the principles of bioclimatic architecture and offers large surfaces dedicated to photovoltaic energy production and urban biodiversity. Following the integrated design phase, an experimental prototype was recently constructed in Lausanne, Switzerland. View the paper here
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