BUILT ENVIRONMENT LEARNING RESOURCE CENTRE

…LEARNING RESOURCE CENTRE - for school of built environment…

The project is a complex accommodation-modern learning facilitiesmore importantly suitable for post graduate students.

 

OBJECTIVES

As a designer, we were required to plan for resource Centre suitable for students in the built environment studies in Nairobi University.

The brief required us to provide the following spaces

Σ Cafeteria

Σ Library

Σ Auditorium

Σ Outdoor learning &

Σ Lecture theatres

 

Besides providing for these spaces, we were required to design a building that would blend in with the neighboring buildings borrowing various characters from them.

Other requirements were that is sustainable, respected site terrain etc…

The project was divided into three sections: preliminary design, landscaping design and interior design

Preliminary design

Site analysis

The site is located along Mamlaka road opposite ADD building bordering Mamlaka Court and Prefab hostels

I visited the site so as to determine existing

Σ Pedestrian and vehicular Σ climate

Σ Existing

CONDITION SITE INVENTORY RESPONSE

Access -Main access is through Mamlaka road for both vehicles and pedestrians therefore provide

access gate along this road

climate sun The sun path is along east west. -Use

Narrow plans to allow cross ventilations-orient openings towards north and south to avoid direct sun

Slope The gradient of the site is towards Mamlaka road -Try to minimize disturbance of s

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Joyce 1 A0.pdf55.91 MB
Joyce 2 A1.pdf59.93 MB
Joyce 3 A1.pdf2.93 MB
Joyce 4 A 1.pdf53.42 MB
Concept 1.pdf2 MB
Concept 2.pdf390.26 KB
Concept.pdf537.67 KB
REPORT LRC 2.pdf17.14 MB
REPORT LRC 3.pdf12.34 MB
REPORT LRC 4.pdf11.48 MB
REPORT LRC 5.pdf69.25 MB
REPORT LRC 6.pdf65.78 MB
REPORT LRC 7.pdf40.17 MB
REPORT LRC.pdf11.11 MB
1.pdf29.85 MB
ELEVATIONS 1.pdf611.62 KB
ELEVATIONS.pdf649.06 KB
FLOOR PLANS.pdf48.52 MB
PART PLANS.pdf846.67 KB
PLANS & 3D.pdf45.72 MB
ROOF PLAN.pdf223.12 KB
landscaping 1.pdf764.01 KB
landscaping2.pdf837.16 KB
landscaping3.pdf873.69 KB
GRADING PLAN AO.pdf3.82 MB
layout a.pdf12.95 MB
planting A0.pdf4.21 MB
auditorium 1 2.pdf1.32 MB
AUDITORIUM 2.pdf951.64 KB
ENTRANCE 1.pdf19.59 MB
ENTRANCE 2.pdf1.32 MB
WASHROOMS 2.pdf344.22 KB
WASHROOMS.pdf705.5 KB
WASHROOMS1.pdf118.67 KB
MAMBRUI REP REP 1 NNOW.pdf22.2 MB
MAMBRUI REP REP 1 NOW.pdf20.15 MB
MAMBRUI REP REP 1 NOWEST.pdf6.49 MB
MAMBRUI REP REP 1 NOWWWEST.pdf22.75 MB
elevations .pdf4.44 MB
NOW.pdf20.55 MB
SAUNA.pdf7.84 MB
SITE ELEVATIONS NEWEST.pdf31.34 MB
SITE ELEVATIONS.pdf20.55 MB

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