Roofing with ferro cement

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Example of Roofing with Ferro Cement


Description

The materials used are basically Ferro cement. Beams run across two junctions in the roof structure. One at the junction of the walls from which the roof starts and the other at an intermediate level to provide a skylight. The Ferro cement roofing also has gutters leading down to its junction to the wall and is let out by water spout.

Materials

  • Reinforced Concrete Beams
  • Ferro Cement


Details and experiences

Detailferrocement.jpg

Ferrocement2.jpg

Where in Auroville??

Andre – Auromode

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