Posts Tagged: batroun

Garlic House, Candidate for the NEEREA Loan

The environmental qualities of Garlic House made it elligible for the NEEREA loan of which the technical committee is the LCEC.“The Lebanese Center for Energy Conservation (LCEC) is  a national organization affiliated to the Lebanese Ministry of Energy  and Water.

Garlic House, Candidate for the NEEREA Loan

The environmental qualities of Garlic House made it elligible for the NEEREA loan of which the technical committee is the LCEC.“The Lebanese Center for Energy Conservation (LCEC) is  a national organization affiliated to the Lebanese Ministry of Energy  and Water.

Biodiversity Assessment

Site biodiversity survey was conducted by a professional team from Ibsar-Nature Conservation Center for Sustainable Futures consisting of a biodiversity specialist (Machaka-Houri), an ecologist (Al-Zein), and a botanist (Yazbek) with experience in general biodiversity studies, eco-botanical surveys, floristic studies and developing conservation plans

Biodiversity Assessment

Site biodiversity survey was conducted by a professional team from Ibsar-Nature Conservation Center for Sustainable Futures consisting of a biodiversity specialist (Machaka-Houri), an ecologist (Al-Zein), and a botanist (Yazbek) with experience in general biodiversity studies, eco-botanical surveys, floristic studies and developing conservation plans

Updated Water Strategy

As a reminder, in aspiring to complete the Living Building Challenge, we are working on a strategy to reach Net Zero Water requirements for the project and site. As such, all water used on site has to come exclusively from

Updated Water Strategy

As a reminder, in aspiring to complete the Living Building Challenge, we are working on a strategy to reach Net Zero Water requirements for the project and site. As such, all water used on site has to come exclusively from

Site Visit: Biodiversity, Synergy, Pattern, Texture and Color

tOD Team arranged a site visit to Thoum, Batroun to observe, learn and get inspired by the natural ecology of the site. The land in that area is very diverse and contains a wide variety of organisms that live in

Site Visit: Biodiversity, Synergy, Pattern, Texture and Color

tOD Team arranged a site visit to Thoum, Batroun to observe, learn and get inspired by the natural ecology of the site. The land in that area is very diverse and contains a wide variety of organisms that live in

Guard House

Several studies were carried out on the formal exploration of the program of the guard house and storage units. The density of existing trees onsite required the experimentation with prefabricated panels as a material to realize a rather eccentric structure.

Guard House

Several studies were carried out on the formal exploration of the program of the guard house and storage units. The density of existing trees onsite required the experimentation with prefabricated panels as a material to realize a rather eccentric structure.

Family House Concept

The project is located in a village called Thoum in Batroun, North of Lebanon and is about 120 m above sea level. It consists of a private family house (area=  80 square meters) and a guard’s house (area=  95 square

Family House Concept

The project is located in a village called Thoum in Batroun, North of Lebanon and is about 120 m above sea level. It consists of a private family house (area=  80 square meters) and a guard’s house (area=  95 square