CSEB Green School Buildings in Nepal

Design and Construction supervision of of 12 climate responsive and earthquake resistant Green School Building in 4 district- Banke, Morang, Kapilbastu and Dolkha – Action Aid Nepal

 

Introduction:

The project consisted design and construction of Green School with building technology that is based on analytical approach and follows requirements for obtaining earthquake resistant, hygiene, environmental friendly, climate responsive, cost effective, disaster risk reduction as well as child safety features in school building design. Use of Compressed Stabilized Earth Block (CSEB) as the building material and special seismic designs for increased safety from earthquake are the key features of this project.

 

The earthquake resistant features are as follows:

  • Design assuring box effect
  • Base Isolated foundation
  • Integrated horizontal and vertical bands
  • Proper connection between Roof system and Buildings·
  • Construction of 12 climate responsive and earthquake resistant Green School Building in 4 district-Banke, Morang, Kapilbastu and Dolkha in association with Action Aid Nepal

 

Location: Bardiya, Kapilvastu, Morang and Dolakha

Name of Client: Action Aid Nepal (AAIN) and Department of Education (DOE)

Completion Date: July 2012