Residential buildings rue de l’orne
Location: Mont St.Guibert
Volume: hollow blocks (dimensions 39 x 9 & 14 & 19 x 19 cm)
Problem / Solution
A ousing project of 36 two storey houses, in Mont-St.Guibert. 14 cm expanded clay hollow blocks were used for the external walls and party walls.
Sound and thermal insulation, fire safety.
Why expanded clay?
Expanded clay blocks were chosen for their thermal properties for external walls and acoustic performance for party walls. There are also an economic solution due to transport, manipulation and productivity.