Extension Nature & Progrès – Jambes

educational building
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Written by Hugues Delcourt

educational building

Key data

Province:NamurCity:JambesCompletion:39814Type of Construction:Straw carrier - Small bootsDesign/ArchitectureLuc DelvauxPossibility to visit:NoPress photos:No
Residential acreage:395m2U-Value (Wall):W/m2KU-Value (Roof):W/m2KCategories:Straw Bale Houses in Belgium,

Nature et Progrès is an association that leads differ-
Annuities actions such as the promotion of agriculture
and organic gardening or developing
eco-bioconstruction. The association makes a point
Honorary strengthen awareness,
solidarity and exchange between citizens at
Throughout its various projects.
In 2007, Nature et Progrès is in Belgium
a significant development. He becomes
necessary to adapt and enlarge the spaces
Namur’s existing site, which included initially
ment a house (library / bookstore, offices
administrative, services), appendices (container and
garages) and a teaching garden.
The Association then took the opportunity to
to an educational site and imagine a project
ambitious in terms of constructive choice: be
the first public building straw bale
Wallonia.
The site allows to involve the public vis-à-vis
eco-construction and self-construction. thus
volunteers participated in the implementation of
internal bundles and coatings and guided tours
been busy on the site regularly.

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Hugues Delcourt