Green Infrastructure Projects

Past Projects;

  • Biosolarroof – different planning, designs and execution, as an example, the Palais de Beaulieu in Lausanne (mandated by the City of Lausanne)
  • Various extensive green roofs with natural, local resources: one example Vex, Valais

Continuing Education;

SIA Standards;

  • Swiss green roof standards / norms with ecological criteria (compensation surfaces) in it – GIC Switzerland was member of the commission to the develop and write these standards (2008 – 2013)
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