Calvão Center School, Portugal
Câmara Municipal de Vagos
CVDB arquitectos - Cristina Veríssimo e Diogo Burnay, Arquitectos Associados, Lda
4297,00 m 2
In designing the school center effectiveness and simplicity of the structural system were present in the development of the architectural solution. He had it, too, based on optimal control cost, durability, "standardization" of work, minimizing the execution time.
The design process has always considered the Directive to ensure durability and easy maintenance of the building, with elements of simple geometry and vigorous, resistant to intensive use of space.
Adopted as a structural material is reinforced concrete, because of its easy implementation for most Portuguese construction companies associating themselves a lower construction cost, and that requires less maintenance requirements prescribed if appropriate constructive measures and control phase of work.
With a view to ensure indoor air quality of the living space in addition to proper ventilation ¬ tion of the same, the choice of materials will give priority to the careful use of materials of low-emission, certified as Environmentally Clean.