Composite roofing with wooden rafters and pre-cast reinforced concrete rafters

From Auroville Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Example of wooden and pre cast concrete rafters


This pitch roof includes a composite material use of pre caste reinforced concrete beams and wooden rafters. Basic reinforced rafter construction with dormer openings for skylights. Additional features are the soffit of wooden polished battens is used for an inner finish.


  • Pre-Cast Reinforced Concrete Beams
  • Wooden Purlins
  • Wooden Battens
  • Terra Cotta Tiles

Details and experiences

Compositeroofing1.jpg Compositeroofing2.jpg

Where in Auroville??

Suhasini Prarthna


Back to: Roofing Technology in Auroville