ABU QARN SOCIAL HOUSING PROJECT
- Type of building: Housing unit
- Location: Ezbat Abu Qarn, Old Cairo, Egypt
- Date: 2015 – 2016
- Client: Private property
- Design Team:
- Method used: Rammed earth technique and wooden ceiling
In 2014, we implemented our pilot project; were-built two houses for two families of eight members. We did the site surveying activities and the design with university students, closely with the local community. The house was demolished and rebuilt using the rammed earth technique. Our main partner in this project was PCP. (Pinnacle Construction Projects).