Bioclimatic Visitors Center

Bioclimatic Visitors Center
Biolimatic Architecture | Social Responsability | Sustainable Design

Description: This project was conceived as a visitors centre for a newly developed mining site. The development was intented to respect and integrate the local communities and environment. We were contacted in order to design a bioclimatic visitors center, in which local communities could be represented. Working with them side by side, a mixture between state of the art and vernacular construction techniques were introduced to the proyect. Codelco is the worlds largest Copper Mining Company.
Team: Gaston Laval
Client: Codelco Chile SA
Year: 2009