Floriade 2002

Herbert Gruber
Written by Herbert Gruber

On the occasion of the Floriade 2002 in Holland, this load-bearing straw bale building was erected as a model pavilion with a thatched roof by Martin Oehlmann.

Key data

City:HarlemmermeerCompletion:2002Type of Construction:infill constructionDesign/ArchitectureDP6 architecture studioStraw Builder:Martin OehlmannPossibility to visit:NoPress photos:No
Photocredit:Martin Oehlmann
U-Value (Wall):W/m2KU-Value (Roof):W/m2KCategories:Projects Netherlands,
More about this Straw Bale House

Anlässlich der Floriade 2002 in Holland wurde dieses lasttragende Strohballen-Gebäude als Muster-Pavillon mit Schilfdach von Martin Oehlmann errichtet.

About the author

Herbert Gruber

Herbert Gruber

Herbert is author of the book "Neues Bauen mit Stroh in Europa" (New Building with Straw in Europe), head of the austrian strawbale network ASBN and partner in the Leonardo-project "STEP" (Strawbale Training for European Professionals) and the Erasmus project "BuildStraw Pro" (a project to get formal national recognition of the training) and "Make your City Smart". As a collector he documents European straw bale buildings since 1999 on his website (database, german), in lectures, workshops and books.