Fields of expertise
Innovative Construction Processes - Architect/Engineer collaboration
Technologie du Bâti V deals with building as a 'system' of technical and cultural operations that comprise environmental, material, structural and assembly choices. This is meant to help students acquire critical building design abilities.
Detailed descriptions of complex building projects are employed to examine the relationship between spatial, environmental, structural, material and design. Concrete application of the topics studied in Tech. du Bâti V and a major integrative case study a...
This course is based on the team design of a temporary, mobile and sustainable pavilion. A pedagogical approach which will focus on the introduction of the concepts of sustainability applied to the design of a project with a short life span.
Circular economy consists in maintaining and/or improving the value of products as long as possible, i.e. by extending or renewing their service live while minimizing resource depletion, waste generation, and greenhouse gas emissions. When it comes ...
Second-hand construction considers circular economy as an opportunity to better design while reusing elements from the deconstruction industry, at a minimum environmental cost. This ENAC week introduces these concepts through hands-on activities.