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Sumber Sari Eco Villas
Sumber Sari Eco Villas
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Sumber Sari Village, Melaya, Negara, Bali, ID
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Wet Tropical

John Lee
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Sumber Sari Eco Villas

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Design & Build: A Very Green Resort Unit and 4bedroom Luxury Seaside Villa, with Sustainable Infrastructure - design & install a secure water supply, solar power, & on-site wastewater management.

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The Brief; Design & build a, very green, 'minimalist' boutique beachside resort, with resort units and a large luxury villa, in Far West Bali. One resort unit and the 4bedroom villa were actually constructed. PC Design Principles were applied throughout. Highly solar-passive buildings were constructed with bamboo reinforcing in non-structural concrete elements in roofs & fencing wire in walls. Structural elements were steel reinforced, but they could be reduced significantly because of the much reduced loads from the pumice-concrete roofs. Pumice stone was used for aggregate (instead of the usual gravel) in non-structural elements, which dramatically reduced the weight and significantly increased insulation qualities. Long overhangs and vertical 'wings' keep sun and rain off windows & doors allowing continuous fresh air circulation. Central breezeway in the large villa cools the building. Both are solar-powered, setback for coastal protection, with property-wide food plantings, and wastewater gardens. www.sumbersariecovillas.com


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