PLEA2006 - The 23rd Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture, Geneva, Switzerland, 6-8 September 2006
Main mall area 1st floor
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Figure 10: Commercial plan 1st floor
Figure 11: Recommended building shapes
Figure 12: Sun screen east facade
This project was possible as a result of the effort leaded by the promoter PREDRO GOMEZ Y CIA, a colombian recognized urban developer. The responsible architect is OSCAR NOVOA senior architect of PINTO Y GOMEZ ASSOCIATES.
The commercial centre was completed by June 2006, after one year of building works.