Primary school Absdorf: Renovation with straw bales

Primary school Absdorf: Renovation with straw bales
Written by Herbert Gruber

The primary school, which dates back to the 1960s, was insulated with straw bales as part of a general renovation.


Ort:Absdorf Fertigstellung:2008 Bauweise:infill construction, wrapping Entwurf & Planung:Bestand Besichtigung:Ja Pressebilder:Ja
U-Wert (Wand):W/m2K U-Wert (Dach):W/m2K Kategorien: Projects Austria, Renovation Refurbishment,

Die aus den 60er-Jahren stammende Volksschule wurde im Rahmen einer Generalsanierung mit Strohballen gedämmt.

About the author

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.