The rehabilitation of the theatre ‘L’Artesà’ in El Prat de Llobregat has recently started. It is a project by Forgas Arquitectes and AIA has designed the MEP. The proposal incorporates a special sensibility with the history of the space and its social use.
The developing project contemplates the integration of energy saving systems and sustainable criteria are reflected in the maximum utilization of the preexisting and the use of natural and ecologic materials. After an analysis of the different uses of the facility and theirs synergies, the installations are designed in order to be an integral part of the energy saving system. In that sense, the use of the water in the phreatic level, very present in El Prat, focus the proposal of conditioning production. On the other way, a control and management system integrated in the installations will let in an easy way a correct conduction of them and monitoring of the savings achieved by the systems proposed.