What is hidden behind this ceramic tiles cladding with brick shape? A thermal insulation material fixed over a real brick wall.
In this case study we want to emphasize the constructive solution applied either in the facades as in the roof: an ETICS system coated with ceramic tiles.
We include here RBA headquarters building not with the aim of talking about the project as a whole, an analysis that would allow us to highlight very positive aspects, but just focusing our interes
Mecanotubo is one of the façade industries that most invested the latest 90s’ in Catalonia to give a unitary response to the rain screen façade.
Profiled metal trays, so common in industrial buildings, find a new use in this residential complex in Guadalajara, Spain.
This mixed-use complex apparently resort to the use of ceramics to integrate the building into a historic industrial district that still conserves 19th-century architecture - 22 @, Barcelona.
With this project we want to exemplify the scarce use of materials with which HArquitectes resolve their architecture, and therefore their facades.
Facades formed by double walls present the problem of possible condensation of the water on the cold side of the insulation.
Renzo Piano gives us several examples of interesting ceramic façades, despite the problems that some of them may have suffered over time.
St Giles is one of the latest projects designed by Renzo Piano’s studio with a dry fixed ceramic façade. In this case, they resort to unitized panels for its construction.