The post-use phase of a building: It is mostly a matter of quick demolishment and dumping the ‘waste’. The experts on the matter explain that it has to do with time and money. At the moment it is for instance much cheaper to make plasterboard by carving the gypsum from a mountain, than by recycling old materials. How can we in our building get to a better rate of recycling and reuse?
Lernen vom Haus des Lernens
Das Haus des Lernens ist ein österreichisches Vorzeigeprojekt, was das Bauen mit nachwachsenden Materialien betrifft.
Comparing alternatives to see what works best
In this research project RWT plus brings in their knowledge on building physics. Four construction alternatives will be assessed on their performance with regard to climate neutrality.
Building in wood in Munich
To learn from others we have visited different projects in Germany. There are similar rules with regard to building in wood as what we apply in our project in Vienna.