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Cycle-Architektur / Cycle architecture

Cycle-Architektur
Cycle-Architektur

Cycle architecture is a kind of sustainable environmental friendly building. Its concept comes from traditional Chinese rammed soil residence, which conceives to apply the natural soil as building materials.This architecture design applies the processed clay as the wall materials, “H”section steel as framework. Rammed soil wall has better capability of heat preservation and cold insulation than concrete and ceramic tile. It greatly reduces energy consumption of life-living heating and cooling, and furthermore the rammed soil material is easy to get, when the building abandoned,the clay reverts to earth, and the steel structure is recycled.

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Beijing Institute of Technology

Beijing Institute of Technology
Beijing, China

Zhuang Hong

Design

Beijing Institute of Technology

Beijing Institute of Technology
Beijing, China

Yu Shuwei,Xu tao,Gu Jianfang