ICF Engineering - PALAZZINA, Bovisio Masciago (Italy)

MULTI-STOREY RESIDENTIAL BUILDING, Bovisio Masciago (Italy)

Progettazione strutturale esecutiva

Year / 2015
Location / Bovisio Masciago, Italy
Architect / Denise Dell’Orto
Engineer / Cristian Angeli
Energy efficiency rating / A+
Tags / ICF, multi-storey

The building is located in Bovisio Masciago, a few kilometers from Milan and is called “Zerodomus”, together with the “twin” building, currently under construction.
This is a residential building, intended to accommodate 20 types of units (two-room, three-room and four-room apartments). It has 5 floors above ground and a basement, entirely made with ICF walls of 15 and 20cm structural thickness.
“Finally we build the house of the future …”: this is written on the website of the manufacturer, who has equipped the building with the following state-of-the-art technological systems:
High energy efficiency envelope (made with ICF system)
Geothermal system
Low-emissivity glasses
Controlled mechanical ventilation
Photovoltaic system